You'll gain the knowledge and skills you need to analyse and influence how policies are made and implemented in an age of increasing complexity. You will develop your capacity to help your organisation operate more effectively in the delivery and management of public services within challenging environments.
This Public Policy and Management (online) course from University of York will prepare you for more strategic roles. You will be able to apply your learning directly to your work and choose from a range of option modules to ensure you are learning about what is important to you.
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 for people working in the public and not-for-profit sectors as well as people working in for-profit organisations that deliver public services. It will allow you to develop the skills required for management in a large and complex organisation. You will also gain a thorough understanding of public policy so that you can analyse and influence policy-making and implementation.
Almost all of our current students and alumni are in employment. They work in roles in:
- Local and national governments and their departments
- International organisations and non-governmental organisations
- Other publicly funded organisations such as education and healthcare providers
- Charities and not-for-profit organisations.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Public Management and Delivery
- Governance and Public Administration
- Policy Analysis and Process
- Reflective Practice for Professional Development
- Digital Capabilities for Global Citizenship
- Comparative Social Policy
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Public Policy View 26 other Masters in Public Policy in United Kingdom
- 2:1 or equivalent
International6380 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6380 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA6380 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6380 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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