Science and Technology Policy - MSc

University of Sussex University of Sussex Business School

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

Gain an outstanding foundation in the language, logic and tools of policy formulation and analysis.

Through learning with world leading researchers and scholars, you will:

  • gain frameworks and tools to understand the complex dynamics of policy development
  • be able to critique and contribute to science, technology and innovation policy and industrial strategy
  • analyse science, technology and innovation policy using an array of methodologies and from a number of perspectives.

The skills you gain, together with the high-level connections and global networks enjoyed by the University of Sussex Business School and SPRU – Science Policy Research Unit, will equip you for a range of careers. This includes public-, private- and charitable-sector organisations working to tackle society’s most important

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Entry Requirements

You should have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above.

Your qualification can be in any subject but undergraduate degrees in the social sciences, natural science, humanities or engineering are particularly suitable. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.


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06 March 2021
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