Public Policy at University College Dublin making has become more challenging in recent years in the context of the increasing complexity of clients’ needs, growing expectations regarding appropriate service quality and diminishing public spending in many countries.
- We examine the socio-economic changes and political issues which influence policy making, the challenges associated with effective regulation and administration of public services and ensuring that policy decisions are evidence based. If you are interested in public policy research you can take a number of specialist modules on this issue. We also provide a number of optional streams which will enable you to examine different policy fields in depth.
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- Public Administration & Policy
- MPP Thesis
- MPP Internship
- Behavioural Economics
- Energy Economics and Policy
- Health & Welfare Economics
- E'mics of Compet & Regu Policy
- European Environmental Policy
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.
DisciplinesEconometrics Public Policy View 20 other Masters in Public Policy in Ireland
- Each application is considered on its individual merits.
- The applicants should have earned a honours bachelors degree (NFQ Level 8) from a recognised universtiy in a relevant subject such as Political Science, International Relations, Social Science, Sociology, Geography, Economics, Global Studies, Public Policy, EU Studies, Law/International Law, Accounting & Finance, Business etc. with at least Upper Second Class Honours, or its equivalent (an overall GPA of 3.0 (B) or higher in the American system). Relevant professional experience will also be taken into account.
International19900 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19900 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA7315 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7315 EUR per year during 12 months.
- EU fee per year - € 4760
- NonEU fee per year - € 9950
Living costs for Dublin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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