Part time Master's Degree in Administration Studies

Compare Part time Masters Programs in Administration Studies 2018

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

The study of administration usually includes business-centric subjects like finance, communication and marketing. This academic study aims to prepare students for work in business either in a leadership role or as part of a team.

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Master in Public Administration

University of Minho - School of Economics and Management
Campus 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Braga

Whilst being based upon two fields of expertise ("Specialisation in Public Administration and Public Policy" and "Specialisation in Government and Local Administration", respectively), this course provides in-depth knowledge in various scientific fields of the Administrative Sciences and allows students to strengthening soft skills, in the course unit of "Methodology and Transversal Skills", or in the numerous activities promoted by EEG. [+]

Justification and Purpose

One of the biggest problems pinpointed within the scope of the Portuguese Public Administration, including all spheres of action, is the lack of qualified human resources capable of performing efficiently and effectively the management of Public Services and Public Companies at different organisational levels.

The current financial constraints, the search for excellence in services’ provision units and the challenge of offering new alternate solutions envisaging the full satisfaction of social needs do require other than routinary practices and systematic improvisations. Indeed, most public professionals, holding management /leadership positions and holding specific theoretical training, still struggle with continuous problems of insufficient knowledge in public administration and in public policies.... [-]


Master in Human Resources and Organization

Bologna Business School
Campus 12 months November 2018 Italy Bologna

The Master in Human Resources & Organization (MHRO) is a full-time (and full-experience) English program, which aims to prepare graduates, from any discipline, to master organizational design and human resources management challenges in multicultural contexts. [+]

Why do some firms perform better than others? We will answer this question together, however, some experts assure that it depends on strategy and others on technology or products.

We will discover that a companies’ performance relies on how top-management teams formulate and implement strategies, how organizations are designed in order to exploit the potential of technologies, and how people collaborate to innovate products and services. Organizations and people are at the center of the stage, both in the world economy and in this program.

The Master in Human Resources & Organization (MHRO) is a full-time (and full-experience) English program, which aims to prepare graduates, from any discipline, to master organizational design and human resources management challenges in multicultural contexts.... [-]


Master of Public Administration

University of San Francisco - School of Management
Campus or Online 21 months August 2018 USA San Francisco

Develop workable solutions for the common good while working toward an exciting career in public management. [+]

Develop workable solutions for the common good while working toward an exciting career in public management.

Navigate the intersection of the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Translate theory into practice and begin implementing the policy that supports your community.

Our MPA program prioritizes hands-on experience that prepares you to address the public interest through the collection and analysis of evidence essential for implementing public service strategies.

A flexible class schedule helps working professionals balance their busy lives, while small class sizes promote one-on-one attention and deeper relationship building.

About the Master of Public Administration Program Typical program length is 21 months, with 38 credits. Classes offered on Saturday. Preferred but not required - two years of professional work experience, including internships. A wide range of scholarship and financial aid options. Classes begin each fall at USF’s Downtown San Francisco campus. Also offered in a 100% online format. Accredited by NASPAA, the foremost membership organization of graduate programs in public administration, public policy, public affairs, and public & nonprofit management in the US and around the world. Ranked among the Best Public Affairs Programs by the U.S. News & World Report. ... [-]

M.P.A. – Master of Public Administration

Unicaf University (ZM)
Online & Campus Combined Part time Open Enrollment Cyprus Larnaca USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 26 more

The M.P.A. has been designed to develop professionals in the public sector, who understand the increasingly complex issues shaping policies and projects at the local and national level, and who have the necessary analytical and managerial skills to apply their knowledge to real-world situations. [+]

The M.P.A. has been designed to develop professionals in the public sector, who understand the increasingly complex issues shaping policies and projects at the local and national level, and who have the necessary analytical and managerial skills to apply their knowledge to real-world situations. The Master in Public Administration program equips graduates with the skills, perspectives and understanding needed to function effectively in solving problems and tackling challenges within the wider public sector.

Delivery Mode

Online and through Supported Open Learning

Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Master’s program requires an accredited Bachelor degree Applicants with an accredited Master’s degree will also be considered for entry HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry English proficiency (if the Bachelor degree was not taught in English) Updated CV One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) Personal Statement (minimum 500 words) Copy of passport or ID Pathway UU-FNT-203-ZM Introduction to Master Degree UU-M.P.A.-7000 Policy Analysis: Frameworks, Approaches and Values UU-M.P.A.-7010 Contemporary Public Policy: Theoretical Perspectives UU-M.P.A.-7020 Public Management UU-M.P.A.-7030 Ethics in Public Administration UU-M.P.A.-7040 Governance and Public Policy UU-M.P.A.-7050 Managing Human Resources in the Public Sector UU-M.P.A.-7060 Strategic Thinking and Planning UU-M.P.A.-7070 Electronic Governance and Statistical Applications UU-M.P.A.-7080 Research Project UU-Msc-IND100-ZM Induction Module [-]

Master of Public Administration

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

Public administration is at the heart of our political systems and policy outcomes are a key way by which we engage with the social and political environment. It is increasingly characterised by open networks, devolved decision-making and a mesh of public, private and civil society stakeholders all trying to influence the direction of public policy. [+]

Public administration is at the heart of our political systems and policy outcomes are a key way by which we engage with the social and political environment. It is increasingly characterised by open networks, devolved decision-making and a mesh of public, private and civil society stakeholders all trying to influence the direction of public policy. The key areas of health, welfare, ethics, trade, aid and disaster management are analysed, with a spotlight on the dramatic and innovative public services changes in the UK and the wider international context. This course provides insight into policy transfer between states in the international community and the shaping frameworks of international organisations, as well as considering the historical and cultural reasons why there remain significant differences in policy trajectories, public service management and service delivery.... [-]


Master in International Human Resources Management

Rome Business School
Campus or Online Part time 1 year March 2018 Italy Rome

Join the most international business school in Europe! The ideal choice for all those who wish to excel as human resources professionals in the job market at the international level. World class training, internships, professional and networking opportunities on a global scale. [+]

EARLY BIRD: 10% DISCOUNT IF YOU ENROL BEFORE DECEMBER THE 11th!

Starting date: each year, in March and October.Nowadays Human resources represent a crucial factor for companies and non-profit organisations in order to gain a competitive advantage. The individual’s competencies, motivations, innovation capabilities and overall professional performance quality determine an organisation’s success. From such a perspective, companies and institutions must equip themselves with experts capable of both fully understanding the central role of the individual and of overseeing the related managerial processes, such as selection, hiring, training, communication, development and compensation.

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Master in Operations and Supply Chain Management in Barcelona

GBSB Global Business School
Campus 9 - 12 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

Study operations and supply chain management at a business school where “digital” is at Its core. GBSB Global is the only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education. Obtain a differential qualification with Microsoft Imagine Academy – GBSB Global prepares students to meet market demand in digital technologies [+]

Why Master in Operations and Supply Chain Management in Barcelona Study operations and supply chain management at a business school where “digital” is at Its core. GBSB Global is the only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education. Obtain a differential qualification with Microsoft Imagine Academy – GBSB Global prepares students to meet market demand in digital technologies. Program Description

The Master in Operations and Supply Chain Management in Barcelona is designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of the operations and supply chain function with a global perspective, focusing on the overarching effects of operations and supply chain management on the performance of an organization.... [-]


Master of Public Administration

Australian National University - College Of Asia & The Pacific
Campus 2 years January 2019 Australia Canberra

The Master of Public Administration program is designed for future leaders of government, civil society and market organizations responsible for pursuing the public interest. It integrates theory and practice in enhancing understanding, knowledge, and skills essential to the management and leadership of public organizations. It does this through a various analytical lens that structure, guide and inform an assessment of the complexities and challenges of organizing public action within and across the state, market and civil society. [+]

The Master of Public Administration program is designed for future leaders of government, civil society and market organizations responsible for pursuing the public interest. It integrates theory and practice in enhancing understanding, knowledge, and skills essential to the management and leadership of public organizations. It does this through a various analytical lens that structure, guide and inform an assessment of the complexities and challenges of organizing public action within and across the state, market and civil society.

The compulsory and core subjects explore contemporary public issues and dilemmas locally, regionally and globally. The emphasis is on key disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives on public administration, management, and governance, which can be clustered as government institutions and processes, law and regulation, public sector finance, economic policy and management, environment and agriculture, and international governance and policy. The aim throughout is to foster debate and provide comparative insights in addressing the dynamics of continuity and change in government and governance.... [-]


Master in Human Resource Management (MHRM)

Antwerp Management School
Campus 12 months August 2018 Belgium Antwerp

Students receive a broad and grounded perspective on the current ways of HR. There’s vigilance regarding the link between HR and practice. Besides a full view of the insides of HR, students will also receive training workshops regarding strategic communication skills, management skills, and talent development. [+]

Full-time Master in Human Resource Management (MHRM)

Are you interested in the man inside the organization and do you have ambitions for a leading position? Are you looking for a subsequent education which can give you real added value on the labor market?

Why follow this program at Antwerp Management School?

Students receive a broad and grounded perspective on the current ways of HR. There’s vigilance regarding the link between HR and practice. Besides a full view of the insides of HR, students will also receive training workshops regarding strategic communication skills, management skills, and talent development.

Eduniversal Master Ranking 2016-2017:

TOP 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones... [-]


Master in Responsible Management

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 15 months October 2018 Germany Berlin

Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) - The objective of the Master's Program is to champion responsible management by developing a new generation of business leaders capable of handling the complex challenges faced by business, society and the environment in the twenty-first century. [+]

MA in Responsible Management

Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) - The objective of the Master's Program is to champion responsible management by developing a new generation of business leaders capable of handling the complex challenges faced by business, society and the environment in the twenty-first century.

The Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) aims to give students a broad overview of responsible management within the business context, specifically focusing on theoretical debates within the discipline, business ethics, sustainability and strategic management. The courses aim to equip participants with both the theoretical knowledge and the practical skills necessary to be responsible managers. The key learning outcomes/goals of the program, in conjunction with the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education (UN PRME), are:... [-]


MPA in Public Administration

Binghamton University
Campus 2 years September 2018 USA Binghamton

Binghamton University's Master's of Public Administration (MPA) program works in collaboration with community-based organizations to prepare students to be tomorrow's leaders, innovators, and public and non-profit service managers. [+]

MPA in Public Administration

Accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA), Binghamton University's Master's of Public Administration (MPA) program works in collaboration with community-based organizations to prepare students to be tomorrow's leaders, innovators, and public and non-profit service managers. Graduates are equipped with practical, real-world experiences and the theoretical framework needed to tackle today's toughest societal issues.

An MPA is a marketable professional degree that prepares students for management careers in public and nonprofit organizations. It is ideal for students who are committed to public service, would like to be leaders in public and nonprofit organizations, and want to make a positive difference in the world.... [-]


Master in Integral Logistics: Operations and Supply Chain Management

INSA Business, Marketing & Communication School
Campus Part time 1 year February 2018 Spain Barcelona

We live in a globalized world where companies increasingly opt for centralization in their operations. In this environment, logistics, operations, purchasing, procurement and distribution of their products or services become an essential pillar of differentiation and customer service. Moreover, Barcelona is configured as one of the main cities of Europe logistics, both its location and facilities and infrastructure operators and, therefore, by the number of companies in this sector. [+]

Presentation

We live in a globalized world where companies increasingly opt for centralization in their operations. In this environment, logistics, operations, purchasing, procurement and distribution of their products or services become an essential pillar of differentiation and customer service.

Moreover, Barcelona is configured as one of the main cities of Europe logistics, both its location and facilities and infrastructure operators and, therefore, by the number of companies in this sector.

Objectives Prepare and train executives, businessmen, and entrepreneurs in a context of constant change. Train professionals in all areas of operations management with an innovative vision, to identify opportunities and successfully face the challenges of the market. Train professionals in the various fields covered by the program: global operations, supply chain, purchasing, and procurement, storage and distribution. Target ... [-]

Master in People Management and Development

Middlesex University London
Campus Part time 12 - 24 months August 2018 United Kingdom London UK Online + 1 more

Focusing on areas such as strategy, people resourcing, reward management, employment relations and leadership, this MA is designed to develop recent graduates and those in the early stages of their career who want to delve deeper into the field and enhance career progression. [+]

Focusing on areas such as strategy, people resourcing, reward management, employment relations and leadership, this MA is designed to develop recent graduates and those in the early stages of their career who want to delve deeper into the field and enhance career progression. Not only does the course address highly relevant topics of people management and development but it is also grounded in the professional standards of the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development, ensuring you meet internationally recognised HR benchmarks.

Core to the course is the development of capabilities in utilising people-related data, metrics, and analytics for insight-driven and informed practice to further the priorities of the organisation. The course also has a number of activities such as case studies, student-led appraisals and residential which all embed an understanding of the application of theory in practice. We also have flexible learning modes, either over 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time with a combination of time slots integrating evening and weekend options, as well as an enhanced 15-month version if you want a more graduated approach to undertaking study.... [-]


Master's Degree In People Management And Organizational Development

ESIC Business & Marketing School
Campus 1 year September 2018 Spain Madrid

This Master's Degree is currently one of the most complete programs in the training of professional experts in Human Resources Management. A rigorous program, with a long experience, that emphasizes people as strategic assets of the companies and future directors of human resources as undisputed leaders of this process. [+]

This Master's Degree is currently one of the most complete programs in the training of professional experts in Human Resources Management. A rigorous program, with a long experience, that emphasizes people as strategic assets of the companies and future directors of human resources as undisputed leaders of this process.

The Master is an official program taught together with the Rey Juan Carlos University, based on a methodology that incorporates cutting-edge pedagogical elements, along with high-performance training in People Management and Organizational Development.

Educational foundations of the Curriculum

The Master's Degree Program in People Management and Organizational Development has been designed taking into account the general principles listed in art. 3.5 of the aforementioned Royal Decree and the definition of the training objectives in the form of general and specific, academic and professional competences in which the student must be trained. The main objective of the degree is to provide adequate scientific training at the postgraduate level in relation to the Human Resources and Organization Management, transmitting knowledge as well as providing managerial skills that are directly applicable in the professional field of the graduates. The Master's training is based on combining scientific rigor with business reality, integrating theory and practice and with a methodology based on training, dialogue and the exchange of experiences, reflection on "cases", training with "simulators" "Business and, as a basis, the development of analysis and synthesis capacity and an overview of the meaning and responsibilities of the work itself.... [-]


Masters of Human Resource Management (MHRM)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The programme consists of four (4) core courses, two (2) electives which carry a weight of two units each and Research methodology course with an academic 179 dissertation which carries six (6) units to make a total of eighteen (18) units to complete the programme. [+]

The programme consists of four (4) core courses, two (2) electives which carry a weight of two units each and Research methodology course with an academic 179 dissertation which carries six (6) units to make a total of eighteen (18) units to complete the programme.

The Core Units Code Title Units Credits OLG 631 Strategic Human Resource Management 2 20 OLG 632 ICT in Business Management 2 20 OLG 633 Performance and Reward Management 2 20 OLG 636 Employment Law and Employee Relations 2 20 Any Two of the Electives below: OLG 637 Counseling and Coaching at Workplace 2 20 OLG 638 Human Resource Management Consultancy 2 20 OLG 639 International Human Resource Management 2 20 OLG 640 Management of Safety and Health 2 20 OLG 641 Human Resource Planning and Development 2 20 Dissertation: OBM 699 Business Research Methodology/Dissertation 6 60 Programme Delivery ... [-]