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Politics and Public Administration

University of Konstanz

24 months
Duration
3328 EUR/year
Free
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About

The Politics and Public Administration programme of the University of Konstanz is regarded as one of the most prestigious study programmes in this field. You will gain specialist knowledge in the fields of political science, administration science and management science together with the skills to work and research independently and to apply the methods and knowledge with practical orientation.

Overview

You choose one of the following 4 specialisation areas depending on your individual interest:

  • Comparative Politics and Policy Analysis
  • Management and Public Administration
  • International Relations and European Integration
  • International Administration and Conflict Management

The Politics and Public Administration programme of the University of Konstanz has an international emphasis and integrates scientific work with practical applications. You will learn how to analyse the interactive influences of interests, power relationships, action strategies, conflicts and conflict solutions.

Career prospects

The international orientation of this programme creates easy access to the international job market. Typical work areas include: 

  • in public administration at the federal and state level
  • in development organisations
  • in local governments
  • in parties, organisations, associations
  • in international organisations
  • in development cooperation
  • in non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
  • in the private sector (human resources management, consulting, lobby work, financial sector)
  • in human resources departments
  • in the field of research

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Lecture Research Design
  • Information Literacy
  • Master's Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

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

  • Above-average degree (grade good or better) in the study programme in Politics and Public Administration or an equivalent programme.
  • Relevant internship of at least 2 months
  • Advanced English language skills (spoken and written English), level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • Solely refers to the specialisation Management and Public Administration: International applicants need documentation of their German language skills, level DSH-2 or TestDaF 4, or a language test recognised as equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3328 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1664 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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