MA Public Administration and Public Policy

University of York    Department of Politics and International Relations

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time Award winner
Business & Management (5) Politics & Government (30)

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Are you passionate about understanding how governments shape societies and create policies? Look no further than our MA in Public Administration and Public Policy. This dynamic programme delves into the decision-making processes that govern our lives, exploring key themes such as policy creation, international organisations, and state restructuring. With a focus on high-quality research, you'll graduate with the specialist expertise desired by professionals in policy advising, lobbying, journalism, and academia. Our personal approach to learning, small group teaching, and beautiful green campus provide the perfect environment to excel. Join us and unlock a world of career opportunities in government, NGOs, media, and more.

About the course

Examine how governments create and deliver the policies that structure societies across the globe.

Explore the key themes that drive the creation of public policies – how they are made, framed, brought to life and managed.

What makes the cogs of international organisations turn? What are the motivations, ambitions and factors that are considered and acted upon to shape the world as we know it?

From patterns of global trade and finance to state restructuring and its consequences, this dynamic course will give you a detailed insight into the decision-making processes that govern our lives.

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Entry Requirements

2:1 or equivalent. We are willing to consider applicants with lower qualifications, particularly if you have high marks in relevant modules and/or appropriate professional experience. Additional information may be requested.

You will need to submit an example of written work with your application.

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability.

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Where is University of York


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