12 months
33000 AUD/year
27900 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Advance your career by completing a Public Policy masters degree at Flinders University.  

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The Public Policy masters degree at Flinders University  offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the global, national, and local levels of a rapidly changing policy environment. The courses are flexible and dynamic, offering mixed mode of delivery and a blend of work-based learning, workshops, and a virtual learning environment online.

Flinders University also offers Master of Public Sector Management degree, which is for people who manage people, projects and resources in a wide variety of organisations including government departments, not for profits, international non-governmental organisations, and social enterprises.  The course provides students with the skills in public sector management and knowledge to undertake professional research.

Your career  

Graduates are suitable for careers in management or leadership roles in the public service, local and national government or in private and non-government organisations.

Potential occupations include:·       

  • Director General
  • Chief Executive
  • Secretary
  • Executive Director
  • Manager
  • Department Head.

Programme Structure


  • Public Policy
  • Policy Analysis: Frameworks, Approaches and Values
  • Contemporary Public Policy: Theoretical Perspectives
  • Public Management 
  • Professional Ethics and Public Administration
  • Governance and Public Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Master of Public Sector Management is normally available to applicants who hold an approved degree or an equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution. 
  • CRICOS code: 102683H  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33000 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    27900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27900 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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