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Public Administration - International Development (Online)

University of York

M.A. Online
24 months
Duration
6380 GBP/year
6380 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Public Administration - International Development (Online) programme from University of York is an internationally recognised qualification acting as the public service equivalent of an MBA.

Overview

This interdisciplinary Public Administration - International Development (Online) programme from University of York equips professionals with the knowledge and skills to analyse, influence and implement development policies and programmes. Drawing from approaches used in different countries, you will learn how to analyse and influence multi-stakeholder policy processes; and lead development projects, programmes and organisation. 

Designed for development practitioners in governmental, non-governmental and international organisations this online course prepares you to meet the challenges of development in complex and demanding contexts. Throughout your time studying with us, you'll benefit from our strong and comprehensive support. 

The design of the course and the support provided mean that you will be able to balance the requirements of your studies with your work and other responsibilities.  

Careers and skills

This course is ideal if you have some experience of working in international development and seek professional development to work towards your career goals. It's also ideal if you're working in the social or public sector and would like to work in international development. A key strength of the course lies in allowing you to develop your skills while continuing to gain experience in a relevant professional field.

Career opportunities

Our current students and alumni work in roles in: 

  • Local and national governments and their departments
  • International organisations and donor agencies
  • Other publicly funded organisations in areas such as education and healthcare
  • Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and charities.

Many of our alumni have progressed in their careers either during or after their studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social and Political Issues in Development 
  • Governance and Public Administration
  • Policy Analysis and Process 
  • Reflective Practice for Professional Development 
  • Digital Capabilities for Global Citizenship 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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

  • You can apply and send all your documentation electronically through our online system. You don’t need to complete your application all at once: you can start it, save it and finish it later.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6380 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6380 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Public Administration - International Development (Online)
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University of York

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