Sign up to our newsletter today
We've been helping students find the right postgraduate course for over a decade.
The MSc Comparative Public Policy provides intensive analytical training in the systematic comparison of social and public policies from an international perspective.
It helps develop substantive knowledge in a wide range of policy fields around topical issues such as:
Amid the ongoing global public policy challenges, we offer the ideal environment in which to observe contemporary public policy developments and learn from diverse international experiences.
What will I learn?
You’ll focus on variation in national policy patterns within and beyond Europe, with a view to understanding how and why nations differ in their social and public policies and what they can learn from each other’s experience in key contemporary policy
Read more about this course
Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University’s language requirements.
Tuition fees vary between degree programmes. Find the specific fees for your chosen programme on our website.
Fees & funding
Start dates & study options
University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top universities, consistently ranked in the world top 50 and placed 20th in the QS World University Rankings 2020. We provide a stimulating working, learning and teaching environment with access to excellent facilities and attract the world's best, from Nobel Prize winning laureates to future explorers, pioneers and inventors.Read more
Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.
Based on our current search criteria we thought you might be interested in these.