You will take a compulsory course in Approaches and Issues in Public Policy and Administration and will choose from a number of courses in the areas of public management and public policy, in addition to a methods course, and completing a dissertation. By taking appropriate combinations of courses you can obtain the MSc with a specialised stream in Comparative Public Policy and Administration or Public Management, and can choose to have the specialisation noted on your degree certificate.
Graduates of this Public Policy and Administration programme from London School of Economics and Political Science follow careers in a broad variety of fields including education, public policy research, advice and consultancy as well as government and the media. They have gone on to occupy senior positions in a range of organisations including the Financial Times, the National Audit Office, Morgan Stanley, the World Bank, leading universities and research institutes worldwide as well as the national, regional and local civil services of many countries.
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- Approaches and Issues in Public Policy and Administration
- Public Management Theory and Doctrine
- Comparative Public Policy Change
- Policy Advice in Theory and Practice
- Quantitative Analysis
- Applied Regression Analysis
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPublic Administration Public Policy View 330 other Masters in Public Policy in United Kingdom
- Upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in any discipline.
International23520 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
EU/EEA23520 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
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