Master in Economics: Regional Development and Governance

General

Program Description

133369_20181031_1304281.jpgFaculty of Economics and Administration

Study Program: Regional Development and Governance

  • Degree: Master in Economic Policy and Administration, Regional Development and Governance
  • Form of study: Full-time
  • The standard length of study: 2 years
  • Number of ECTS credits allocated: 120
  • Graduation requirements: State Master’s examination and Master’s thesis defense
  • Tuition fee (per academic year): Maximum 3,500 EUR

This joint programme aims to deliver highly qualified experts, researchers and analysts in public administration. Students will gain fundamental knowledge on public governance and regional development, and learn about planning, preparing, implementing and assessing regional development processes. They will develop the skill of integrating knowledge with principles of ethics, public interest, and democratic values in order to provide innovative solutions to the complex challenges facing the EU and its member states’ regional development and governance. Graduates of the Faculty of Economics and Administration have a firm grasp of modern technologies and have the opportunity to cooperate with corporate partners in the industry, giving them practical experience. Students also benefit from small classes and individual teaching, as well as education by means of modern technology, including lessons via Skype. As this is a joint programme between the University of Pardubice and Šiauliai University in Lithuania, students will complete an obligatory study stay in Lithuania for one semester. Their skills and experience will make them sought-after in the labour market, with many career options in public administration. The city of Pardubice offers safe and affordable cost of living, and easy access to major cities in Europe.

Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

The University of Pardubice is one of 26 public higher education institutions in the Czech Republic and the only university in the Pardubice Region. As an internationally respected center of learning, ... Read More

The University of Pardubice is one of 26 public higher education institutions in the Czech Republic and the only university in the Pardubice Region. As an internationally respected center of learning, the University wishes to contribute continually to the development of scientific knowledge, creative human potential, and advanced technologies to improve the quality of life and prosperity of the society. As the only tertiary education institution of the university type in the Pardubice Region, it wants to be a modern public university open in sharing and exchanging information and dynamically developing in contact with the surrounding world. Read less