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Policy Analysis and Public Administration

University of Ljubljana

12 months
Duration
4000 EUR/year
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About

The study programme of Policy Analysis and Public Administration at University of Ljubljana is grounded in the established international education trends of the discipline.

Overview

The Policy Analysis and Public Administration programme at University of Ljubljana  focuses on the systematic analysis of contemporary issues of public administration, public policies and democratic governance principles and practices, particularly taking into account EU multi-level governance. It comprises knowledge of the theories and processes of democracy and representation, current issues on public service management and governance, as well as individual public policies. Very special attention is devoted to the methodology of social sciences in general and policy analysis in particular.

The specific aim of the study programme is to contribute to the development of academic and applied analytical and methodological skills in the management and governance of public policies and administration, and to understand the particularities of those operations for the political administration, as well as wider subsystems of society.

Career opportunities

Employment opportunities for Master degree holders exist in all areas of the public sector (e.g. local, national, EU, international decision-making and governmental bodies and public administration), in different professional and other associations (political parties, non-governmental organizations, unions, research communities, consultant and advocacy services, think-tanks), in the mass media and also economic enterprises.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Administrative and political management
  • Policy Analysis
  • Comparative Social Research - methods and research designs
  • Representation and Democracy
  • Public policies
  • Contemporary public administration theories

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

2nd application period (only for EU candidates): from 20 August till 11 September (only for programmes with free places after 1st application period).

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

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

  • completed at least a 1st level study program in any field, or an equivalent study program obtained according to previous regulations in the Republic of Slovenia or abroad, and accumulated 240 credits;
  • completed at least a 1st level study program in any field, obtained according to previous regulations in the Republic of Slovenia or abroad, and accumulated 180 credits if, prior to enrolment, they have completed study obligations essential for the continuation of studies in the range of 60 credits. These obligations are determined by the vice dean.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Ljubljana

620 - 945 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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