Students are taught the conceptual frameworks, policy analysis tools and analytical methods to creatively develop innovative sustainable policy for developing countries.
Students also study how development and innovation policies are implemented, evaluated and revised in policy cycles. A focus on leadership and the development of professional skills is emphasised throughout.
Graduates with this Development, Technology and Innovation Policy degree from the University College London (UCL) will typically work in government agencies, corporate regulatory affairs departments or within advocacy groups doing legislative, regulatory or policy analysis.
The career path for this type of profession begins as research or policy assistant, moves through policy or research analyst, then to technical consultant or project director or other senior professional roles. Ambitious candidates can work towards top-level positions such as assistant secretary or executive director.
- Introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy
- Analytical Methods for Policy
- Development, Technology and Innovation Policy
- Ethics, Institutions and Power
- Science Advice for Policy
- Risk Assessment and Governance
- Clean Energy and Development
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.
DisciplinesPublic Administration International Development General Engineering & Technology View 65 other Masters in Public Administration in United Kingdom
- A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university in a relevant discipline or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Students are encouraged (but are not required) to have work experience prior to enrolling on this programme.
International29400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29400 GBP per year during 12 months.
National22200 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22200 GBP per year during 12 months.
- UK: £11,100
- International: £14,700
Living costs for London
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.