Public Administration

University of Minho

18 months
1250 EUR/year
1250 EUR/year
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This Master degree in Public Administration t University of Minho provides basic training to carry out a course of 3rd cycle (PhD) in the same scientific area, or other areas.


This Master in Public Administration at University of Minho aims to respond to one of the biggest problems within the Portuguese Public Administration: the lack of qualified human resources, competent and creative to perform effectively and efficiently the management of Public Bodies and Companies, in different domains and at bottom-up organisational levels. 

Learning outcomes

It is an innovative and comprehensive programme designed to provide in-depth theoretical and methodological skills. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Administration Budget and Public Finance 
  • Methodology and Transferable Skills 
  • Organization and Public Management 
  • Public Policy 
  • Human Resources Administration 
  • Innovation and Change Management in Public Administration 
  • Quality Management in Public Services 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




100 ECTS


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

The following documents must be uploaded to the application (please consider that they must have good quality):

  • Learning Agreement for Studies/ for Traineeships, which needs to be signed, dated and stamped by the student and home institution
  • Copy of ID card/Passport
  • Home Transcript of Records
  • Photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.


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