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Public Administration

University of Twente (UT)

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
12250 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Public Administration programme offered by University of Twente (UT) offers you the chance to develop outstanding expertise in public administration and to combine that with cross-disciplinary research in a societal domain you are excited about.

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Overview

Are you looking for an opportunity to fuse an academic grounding in public policy, governance and management with 21st-century skills and leading-edge expertise in a specific domain, such as healthcare, the environment, or Industry 4.0? If so, the Public Administration programme offered by University of Twente (UT)  is the right choice for you.

You can tap into research in which our scientists are among the world’s best, such as Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Engineering our Digital Society, Technology for Personalized Healthcare, or Regional Policy in the Netherlands (our only Dutch-taught profile). Your ability to fuse the latest science and technology with your public administration research and designs will give you the best preparation you can get for an impacting and meaningful career.

Careers

On completing this programme, you will receive a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Public Administration. With this degree, you will have a thorough understanding of decision-making in the complex networks of public and private organizations and of the collective action needed to meet public administration challenges.

Your expertise will include different fields and competencies. For example, you will be able to:

  • Analyse the nature and causes of social problems;
  • Understand interests and values of various stakeholders;
  • Design solutions that work for a diversity of stakeholders as well as meeting the demands of democratic legitimacy;
  • Think systematically about organization and implementation.

Accreditation

The programme holds NVAO  and EAPAA accreditation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Public Management: Research and Applications
  • Social Problems
  • Academic Research
  • Public Governance and policy networks
  • Public Governance and legitimacy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Required Knowledge

  • Bachelor degree in Public Administration, Public Policy, Political Administration or a related field.
  • Knowledge of the following topics: Political Science, Sociology, Economy and Law.

Required information to prove the fulfilment of the requirement

  • Copy of diploma
  • Transcript of records
  • CGPA of at least 70% of the maximum score, or your country's equivalent
  • Course descriptions
  • English summary of thesis (BSc or MSc)

Research and mathematical skills

  • Research methodology
  • Statistics / Mathematics

Required information to prove the fulfilment of the requirement

  • Copy of table of contents of textbooks

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2168 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

The University of Twente offers excellent students the possibility to enrol in UT master’s programmes with a scholarship. These scholarships vary from government grants to funding by organizations or private persons. In addition, faculties and the University of Twente Scholarship Foundation (UTS) offer a limited number of scholarships to excellent students.

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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