Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme is designed for those seeking to advance their careers in international organisations, national or regional government departments and agencies, local authorities, regulatory bodies and in voluntary bodies and firms which provide public services. Topics covered include management, policy sciences, organisation studies and economics to enable public managers to enrich and deepen their understanding of their work.

Course Modules

Modules include: Public policy and governance; economics of the public sector; public financial management and accounting; organisation behaviour in the public services; policy evaluation and research methods; leadership and strategy in the public services; human resource management in the public services; global governance and international organisations; economics of development; managing diversity.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent required and typically 3 years relevant work experience. The Admissions Tutor will waive this requirement under exceptional circumstances. English language requirement: IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL iBT 100.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MPA £18,050  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MPA £12,150  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MPA £9,050  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MPA £6,100  Academic year. First year home fees