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Public and Social Policy and Human Resources

24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
3000 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The aim of the Public and Social Policy and Human Resources program from Masaryk University is to provide the graduate with the ability to link the knowledge and skills acquired in the bachelor's degree of PSPHR or another related field, and to gain basic professional qualifications for the independent performance of a wide range of public and social policy, social services.

Overview

On the basis of these are the other expected abilities of the graduate:

  • to independently seek, identify and reflect on the causes and consequences of current or latent public and social problems and systemic weaknesses in public and social policy measures, social services, social work, employment policy and human resources development, both at the societal and local levels, as well as that of organizations,
  • to independently reflect on and articulate the need for the implementation of public and social policy, social services and social work programs and systemic conditions of human resources development,
  • to coordinate activities in organizations implementing public and social policy, social services and social work programs and human resources development, and contribute to the development of their own human resources and organizational capacities as a prerequisite for coping with the tasks in the field.

Career opportunities

Graduates of the Public and Social Policy and Human Resources program from Masaryk University can apply their skills especially in the following areas:

  • the role of a conceptual worker in the design and implementation of public and social policy programs, social services and social work, employment policy and human resources development strategies,
  • the role of coordinator in the design and implementation of public and social policy programs, social services and social work, employment policy and human resources development,
  • the role of researcher,
  • the role of a teacher in disciplines in the fields of public and social policy, social services, employment policy and human resources development,
  • possibly other types of roles, depending on the employer's needs (e.g. speakers, advisors on public and social policy, social services, employment policy and human resources development).

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Contemporary problems in European welfare states 
  • Economics 
  • Public Policy Process
  • Evaluation research 
  • Civil Society, Economy and the State
  • Statistics and Research 
  • Gender and labour market in different European contexts

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have prior education (at least Bachelor degree) in the fields of public or social policy, some other social science field, economics and management, public administration. The students are accepted on the basis of the results from prior degree (Bachelor or higher), motivation letters and other documents specified on the web of the degree program, eventually entrance exam.
  • Applicants must submit following documents:
    • CV
    • motivation letter/statement of purpose
    • one or two recommendations depending on the study programmes
    • essay – English language sample of your academic writing between 3000–4000 words (only for the Master programme of International Relations and European Politics)
    • diploma (or confirmation of current studies)
    • full transcript
    • proof of English
    • ID or passport

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      3000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR per year during 24 months.
    • EU/EEA

      3000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR per year during 24 months.

    Living costs for Brno

    13555 - 21979 CZK /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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