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Management (Public Sector Management)

24 months
220 USD/credit 4510 USD/year
220 USD/credit 4510 USD/year
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Management (Public Sector Management) from The University of the West Indies aims to provide you with a learning environment in which you can strengthen your skills as a self-directed learner and enhance your capacity to interact and collaborate with your peers, share experiences, challenge accepted ideas and build new knowledge.


Management (Public Sector Management) from The University of the West Indies will equip you with general and specialised skills in contemporary management that will give you the edge in our increasingly competitive environment.

The Master of Science in Management (MSc Management), which offers specialisations in General Management, Marketing, Human Resource Management and Public Sector Management, is intended to meet the demand in the region for more qualified persons to provide effective leadership in the public, private and non-profit sectors.

Students at Management (Public Sector Management) from The University of the West Indies will:

  • make strategic management decisions
  • formulate innovate strategies for solving real world problems and challenges
  • motivate employees
  • satisfy customers
  • maximise the benefits accruing to their organisations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management Essentials
  • Sustainable Financial Management
  • Management Information Systems 
  • Critical Analytical and Communication Skills for Managers 
  • Law and Public Affairs 
  • Ethics and the Public Sector Manager 
  • The Role of Government in National Development
  • Managing Public-Private Sector Partnerships
  • Policy Formulation and Implementation 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




41 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree (at least a Lower Second Class or its equivalent) from an approved tertiary institution
  • Holders of the Graduate Diploma in Management Studies may transition into the programme as per Board for Graduate Studies and Research Regulations.
  • Signed copy of the Application Receipt inclusive of passport size photograph (required for all online applications).
  • Proof of Payment of non-refundable Application Processing Fee (i.e. US$15 or its equivalent in local currency) 
  • Birth Certificate OR Valid Passport OR Valid National Identification Card 
  • Legal Affidavit or Deed Poll (if present name or date of birth on your supporting documents is different from that on the Birth Certificate)
  • All Academic Certificates (e.g. GCE, CXC, High School Diploma etc)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas 
  • Official transcripts 
  • Two (2) Referee Reports
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Brief Statement of Intent 
  • TOEFL or IELTS Examination Score

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 220 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    4510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 220 USD per credit during 24 months.


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