24 months
6000 EUR/year
6000 EUR/year
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The Master in Public and Social Policy (PSP) programme at Charles University aims to provide students with current relevant knowledge of policy-making process and cultivate their analytical skills.

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The Public and Social Policy (PSP) programme offered by Charles University  offers in-depth expertise in specific domains such as social policy, health policy, educational policy, employment policy and others. The special attention is paid to policy research methodology, both qualitative and quantitative. The graduates will acquire the knowledge and skills that enable them to effectively and efficiently perform analytical, conceptual, organizational, interactive and managing tasks in creating and implementing public and social policies within the international context.

Key facts:

The programme is developed in accordance with almost twenty years’ experience with the Czech program on Public and Social Policy. It will, however, be supplemented by experience with already existing English courses and realized international research programs. Similarly, the comparative dimension will be enhanced.

 The theoretical grounds of the discipline will be covered especially in courses Public Policy a Social Policy. The knowledge about concrete policy domains will be provided in courses Educational Policy, Health Policy a Civil Society in Central Europe. Methodological knowledge and skills will be developed in courses Policy Analysis, Introduction to Social Research Methodology, Statistics in SPSS, Text, Narrative & Discourse Analysis a Diploma Seminar I a II. During the program, both individual and collective students?’ work on concrete social and policy problems will be sustained.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Public Policy
  • Social Policy
  • Statistics in SPSS
  •  Health Policy
  • Educational Policy
  • Policy Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Early admission deadline: 29th February




120 ECTS


On Campus

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

The programme is open to students who have completed a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a related programme study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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