Policymaking plays a key role in the management and change of the economy and society. From policy conceptualisation, implementation and management to evaluation and research, there are few professional areas where you can impact society as much as when you are helping to shape public policy.
This degree applies a social science perspective to questions of policy and management in modern organisations. The courses are taught by policymakers or policy researchers who bring their real-life experience to the classroom, revealing the relationship between theory, research and everyday practice.
Why choose this Public Policy and Governance program from University of New South Wales?
While undertaking this degree you will gain the skills to work nationally and internationally in policy think tanks, policy advocacy or policy governance institutions.
Who should choose this degree?
This degree is suited to professionals with relevant work experience, including in government, non-government and private sectors in Australia and internationally.
- Department of Climate Change
- Department of Premier and Cabinet
- Alzheimer’s Australia
- Public Guardian and Trustee of British Columbia, Canada
- Queensland Department of Mines and Energy
- British Virgin Islands Cabinet Office in government, non-government organisations, the business sector and private enterprise.
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- Public Policy & Governance C
- Public Policy & Governance B
- Public Policy & Governance A
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPublic Policy Political Science View 40 other Masters in Public Policy in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS Code: 083243E
For the 2 year (96 UOC) plan
- Bachelor degree (or equivalent qualification) in any discipline with a record of academic achievement equivalent to a UNSW credit average of 65%.
International36480 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 36480 AUD per year during 24 months.
National26880 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 26880 AUD per year during 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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