This Public Management programme at University of Birmingham provides an opportunity for you to develop your understanding of public sector governance and the challenges of improving performance and co-ordinating public services and governmental processes. You will reflect on the changing demands affecting public organisations locally, regionally, nationally and internationally, building your knowledge base, leadership skills and self-confidence.
Who is this course for?
This programme, builds knowledge, skills and confidence for careers in the public service, government and associated sectors. It is aimed at both experienced practitioners from the public and voluntary sectors and those wishing to embark on a career in public service. The programme adopts a comparative context and is appropriate for UK based and international students.
Typical paths include career progression within the public sector with the participant’s aspirations being more saleable with a supporting qualification. Transferability of skills also supports participants to change organisations or pathways within public and related sectors.
The qualifications will also support postgraduates seeking an entirely new career within the public sector, such as management.
- Comparative Public Management
- Public Sector Economics
- Public Management & Governance
- Leadership in Public Services
- Public Policy & Evidence
- Performance Strategy and Challenge
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Public Administration Public Policy View 334 other Masters in Public Policy in United Kingdom
The normal admission requirement for our other taught postgraduate programmes is a good first degree or an equivalent professional qualification.
International19440 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19440 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National11250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for Birmingham
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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