MPA On Campus

Public Administration

Hong Kong Baptist University

12 months
17843 USD/year
17843 USD/year
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The Master of Public Administraton Programme from Hong Kong Baptist University is an inter-disciplinary program and targets to produce students with a global vision, innovatve ideas, and commitment to serve society.


The Public Administraton programme from Hong Kong Baptist University provides a local, natonal and global understanding of public administraton by linking up different levels of learning opportunites in Hong Kong, Mainland China and overseas government and Non-governmental organizaton (“NGOs”).

With this unique combinaton of learning opportunites, our students will be equipped to prepare the rapid and significant challenges posed by the 21st century world. As we witness the technological innovatons that have been strongly influencing our daily lives in the past decades in Hong Kong and the world, public administraton and policy changes become normal and more frequent.

Programme Aims

The Programme is designed to accomplish the following objectives:
  • To provide students with a solid foundation in public administration, such as in the mainland China and also from a comparative and global perspective;
  • To illustrate the relation to law, ethics and other aspects of the public affairs;
  • To develop students’ ability in the management of human resources, finance, sport and public amenities;
  • To enable students to become reflective and critical administrators with the ability to assess and respond to the changing needs of the society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Administration and the Media  
  • Economics of Public Policy
  • Finance and Accounting for the Public Sector
  • Managing People in the Public Sector  
  • Globalisation and World Trade Organisation
  • Law and Public Affairs
  • Public Administration  
  • Research Methods for Public Administration Practitioners 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should possess:

  • a bachelor’s degree (in any discipline) from a recognised university or comparable institution; or
  • a qualification deemed to be equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17843 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17843 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17843 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17843 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • HK$140,000/programme

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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


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