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Public Policy

University College Dublin

12 months
Duration
19900 EUR/year
7315 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Public Policy at University College Dublin is specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to meet these challenges.

Overview

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.

Learning outcomes

  • 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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Administration & Policy
  • MPP Thesis
  • MPP Internship
  • Econometrics
  • Microeconomics
  • Behavioural Economics
  • Energy Economics and Policy
  • Health & Welfare Economics
  • E'mics of Compet & Regu Policy
  • European Environmental Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19900 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7315 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7315 EUR per year during 12 months.

Part Time

  • EU fee per year - € 4760
  • NonEU fee per year - € 9950

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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