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Public Policy and Management (Online)

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
5040 GBP/year
5040 GBP/year
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About

The Public Policy and Management (Online) programme at SOAS University of London will enable you with the conceptual tools and the practical skills to analyse, understand, and play a role in the policy and administrative process.

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Overview

The modules of the Public Policy and Management (Online) programme at SOAS University of London will equip students with theoretical knowledge about policy-making, policy implementation, and the management of public sector entities. 

A variety of modules will provide students the possibility to deepen their understanding of more specific areas such as, for example, the management of human resources in the public sector, the public financial management process, the decentralisation of public functions and the collaboration between public and private entities. 

Along the way, students will develop capabilities to analyse, critically appraise and communicate which will provide valuable assets for their professional activity and career prospects.

Career

As a graduate of this programme you will be well prepared for senior positions in national and sub-national government sectors, international organisations, regional development and aid agencies, and NGOs.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Decentralisation and Local Governance
  • Dissertation
  • E-Government
  • Environmental and Social Impact Assessment
  • Financial Reporting (IPSAS)
  • Human Resource Management and Development
  • Managing Organisational Change
  • Privatisation and Public Private Partenerships
  • Project Appraisal
  • Project, Programme and Policy Evaluation
  • Public Financial Management: Audit and Compliance
  • Public Financial Management: Planning and Performance
  • Public Financial Management: Revenue
  • Public Policy and Management: Development Assistance
  • Public Policy and Management: Perspectives and Issues
  • Public Policy and Strategy
  • Regulation of Infrastructure and Utilities
  • Research Methods
  • The IMF and Economic Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Direct entry to the MSc requires a good first degree in an appropriate subject area, as accepted by the University of London. You will be expected to complete four modules (30-credits each) plus a dissertation (60-credits).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5040 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10080 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5040 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10080 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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