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Governance and Public Policy

University of Queensland

12 months
Duration
32448 AUD/year
26560 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Governance and Public Policy is offered at the University of Queensland. Boost your career potential and gain an advanced understanding of 21st century governance and public policy.

Overview

UQ brings world-class scholars, policy practitioners and cutting-edge researchers together to deliver a first-class learning experience for those looking to develop a career in governance and policy. The Master of Governance and Public Policy is offered at the University of Queensland.

Housed in the Graduate Centre in Governance and International Affairs within UQ’s School of Political Science and International Studies, the one year full-time (or part-time equivalent) Masters program aims to take your student experience to a new level and boost your quality and employability as a future leader.

As a student, you'll undertake high-level coursework – choosing from over 30 subjects and projects – to gain practical knowledge and research skills, and a critical, inquiring approach to questions of governance and policy development in the modern world.

Program highlights

  • Interact with world-class scholars and policy practitioners, and work closely with top-rated researchers in the field.
  • Be exposed to leading thinkers in the public, private and community sectors on a regular basis.
  • Study with students from a range of different backgrounds and countries in a genuinely multicultural classroom, giving you a global perspective.
  • Be supported through your studies in the Graduate Centre Mentorship program.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:
  • Think tank adviser
  • Policy research institute member
  • Not-for-profit manager
  • Environmental adviser
  • Ministerial team member

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Writing Politics 
  • Dynamics of Governance
  • Law, Policy and Governance
  • Dynamics of Public Policy
  • Comparative Public Policy
  •  Knowledge and Evidence in Public Policy
  • Economic Analysis & Public Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
64
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
87

Credits

16 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
64
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
87

Other requirements

General requirements

 CRICOS code: 084725A

  • Approved bachelor honours degree in the same discipline with a GPA of 5.
  • Same discipline is defined as a degree with a sequence of study in political sciences, social sciences, governance, public policy, public administration, public management, political science, organisational studies, public relations, media or communication, and Law.
  • To satisfy the requirement for same discipline a minimum amount of content in that discipline is required - this would be at least a major, field of study or approximately 30% of program content including a mix of introductory and advanced courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32448 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32448 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26560 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26560 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /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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