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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

The Master's degree of Public Administration (MPA) program imparts the managerial tools crucial to manage others within the public sector. The program is centered on an entrepreneurial comprehension of issues and opportunities at the state and local government levels.

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L’École Supérieure de la Francophonie pour l'Administration et le Management

This Master prepares students to occupy expertise and senior management positions in; state or regional, provincial and municipal public administrations; public agencies ... [+]

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Professional

Training aims

To offer French-speaking students a high-level training in the professions of public action, taken in a broad sense.

opportunities

This Master's degree prepares students for expertise and senior management positions in: state or regional, provincial and municipal public administrations; public agencies or institutions or autonomous regulatory authorities; public, semi-public or private structures involved in the production of public programs and the management of public services; in the council to elected officials as personal collaborators in their political cabinets; in expertise, strategic consulting, project porting and communication of influence within consulting firms specializing in public decision support.... [-]

Bulgaria Sofia
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French
Full-time
1 year
Campus
ISCSP - Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas

The MPA is aimed at all who wish to improve their skills and develop their knowledge of public administration. Anyone who has an undergraduate degree may apply, regardles ... [+]

Presentation

The MPA - Master of Public Administration It aims to establish itself as an increased supply of the School of Social and Political Sciences in a scientific discipline that triggered its genesis, which marked its development, and has contributed decisively to its statement. Through the MPA, the ISCSP will give knowledge and develop essential skills to perform functions in public administration.

The MPA is aimed at all who wish to improve their skills and develop their knowledge of public administration. Anyone who has an undergraduate degree may apply, regardless of scientific training area.

The course second cycle MPA is organized into four semesters, totaling 120 ECTS. The curriculum includes 95 ECTS for Nuclear curricular units mandatory in science Public Administration, 10 ECTS for the scientific area of ​​public policy and 15 ECTS for the scientific area of ​​Management.... [-]

Portugal Lisbon
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Portuguese (Portugal)
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences

This course focuses on critical issues and key developments relating to public management, such as leadership, strategy, and performance and human resource management. ... [+]

Overview

This course focuses on critical issues and key developments relating to public management, such as leadership, strategy, and performance and human resource management.

It is an internationally recognised qualification and provides you with the competencies and knowledge for managing creatively in challenging policy environments. It is suitable for new graduates and those with managerial and/or public or third sector work experience.

With the current developments around the world, this is one of the most exciting times to be studying the public sector, governance and government, and the delivery of services to meet people's needs.

We aim to provide you with the skills, knowledge and tools to make sense of the world of public policy and management, so that you can analyse situations and problems, and use this to improve practice.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
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Full-time
Part-time
9 - 24 months
Campus
European Polytechnical University

The objective of our new program "Public Administration" is to prepare highly qualified specialists for the needs of public administration in compliance with the ongoing ... [+]

Master of Public Administration

ADMISSION: on documents;

REQUIREMENTS: applicants with acquired Bachelor degree in Economics or similar programs; completed secondary education, recognized in EU; average rating of the diploma - Good; document for English language proficiency.

DURATION: 1,5 academic years (3 semesters).

DIPLOMA: Master in Public Administration

The objective of our new program "Public Administration" is to prepare highly qualified specialists for the needs of public administration in compliance with the ongoing administrative reform and membership in the European Union, applying the standards of leading national and international universities.

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Bulgaria Pernik
October 2019
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

The program allows for specialization in the discipline of public administration in theory and practice. Specifically, postgraduate training is provided to officers of th ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 year Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Full-time / Part-time Minimum Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The program allows for specialization in the discipline of public administration in theory and practice. Specifically, postgraduate training is provided to officers of the public sector and individuals who intend to work in this sector (Public Service, Semi-Government Organisations, Local Government (Municipalities and Communities), Public Organizations and Agencies).... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
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Greek
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

The program allows for specialization in the discipline of public administration in theory and practice. Specifically, postgraduate training is provided to officers of th ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 year Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Remote Minimum Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The program allows for specialization in the discipline of public administration in theory and practice. Specifically, postgraduate training is provided to officers of the public sector and individuals who intend to work in this sector (Public Service, Semi-governmental Organizations, Local Government (Municipalities and Communities), Public Organizations and Agencies).

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Cyprus Nicosia
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Greek
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Online
Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset

Aimed at university graduates who work or want to start their professional career in areas such as the public sector, third sector organizations, consultancy and technica ... [+]

Official Qualification granted by the Menéndez Pelayo International University (UIMP), in collaboration with the Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset .

Director: Dr. José Manuel Ruano de la Fuente

Academic Coordinator: Dr. Ricardo García-Vegas

Academic Council: Dr. Antonio López Vega, Dr. Robert Agranoff, Dr. Jesús Ruiz-Huerta, Dr. Joan Subirats, Dr. Fernando Vallespín Oña and Dr. Manuel Villoria. Title: Master's Degree in Government and Public Administration Credits: 60 ECTS Price: 6,600 euros Duration: October - June Start date: October 21 Face-to-face modality Information and contact: infocursos@fogm.es Mention: best master's degree program 2014, 2015 and 2016 according to the ranking of the newspaper El Mundo.... [-]

Spain Madrid
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Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
Campus
University of Kaiserslautern

The aim of the two-year “Blended Learning Master of Evaluation” (MABLE) Program is to develop and strengthen the evaluation and monitoring capacities of gover ... [+]

Saarland University Qualification

The Blended Learning Master of Evaluation Program aims at developing and strengthening evaluation and monitoring capacities within the government, private sector, and civil society, with regard to enhancing the performance of state administration and of public services delivery. The following qualifications are necessary to access the Blended Learning Master of Evaluation (MABLE):

I. University Degree (Bachelor, Diploma) or equivalent II. Relevant work experience(At least one year after your primary university degree). III. 20 ECTS (about 300hrs.) points in Statistics and Social Research Methods. IV. English skills Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Level B1, TOEFL CBT: 213, TOEFL PBT: 550, IELTS: 6.0, CPE: C ... [-]
Germany Kaiserslautern
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Part-time
2 years
Online & Campus Combined
Mykolas Romeris University

The aim of the Public Administration Study Program is to train professionals that are able to perform managerial/administrative work in public and private (dealing with p ... [+]

Radboud University – a leading University in the study of Public Administration and Management, situated in Nijmegen (the Netherlands) and Mykolas Romeris University offers a possibility to study for a double degree in Public Administration and gain a Master’s in Comparative Politics, Administration, and Society (COMPASS) together with a Master’s in Public Administration.

The aim of the Public Administration Study Program is to train professionals that are able to perform managerial/administrative work in public and private (dealing with public organizations) sectors, able to identify, analyze and solve problems related to the nature of organizational and personnel management, public sector economy and services, strategic management and the innovations in public governance.... [-]

Lithuania Vilnius
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Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences

What are the opportunities for the management of migration flows? How to prevent discrimination and promote interaction and cohesion in culturally diverse societies? The ... [+]

Study programme

What are the opportunities for the management of migration flows? How to prevent discrimination and promote interaction and cohesion in culturally diverse societies?

Mode of education

The Master’s programme Governance of Migration and Diversity provides state-of-the-art courses and training given by dedicated scholars from five academic disciplines. During classes interaction amongst students and between students and professors is stimulated.

During the course, several site visits are organised to engage with firsthand experiences of governance issues. In the past years we have inter alia visited the International Organisation for Migration (IOM)Opens external, the Essalam MosqueOpens external and an asylum seekers centre.... [-]

Netherlands Rotterdam
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences

During the programme, you will gain in-depth knowledge about societal problems and challenges of public organisations. You will combine theories of public administration, ... [+]

Study programme

This challenging two-year Research Master's programme focuses on key issues of Public Administration and Organisation Theory.

During the programme, you will gain in-depth knowledge about societal problems and challenges of public organisations. You will combine theories of public administration, organisational science, and management with in-depth training in research methods. There is a focus on the challenges that governments nowadays face, such as mediatization, ageing, declining trust in the government and societal fragmentation. Challenges within public organisations are analysed, such as management professional conflicts and the role of risk when innovating. After obtaining this research master you are one step ahead of other job seekers when applying for positions in research, consultancy or policy advice.... [-]

Netherlands Rotterdam
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

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. This course ... [+]

Overview

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.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Higher School of Economics

The programme prepares students for careers in management and policy for science, technology and innovation, covering the full spectrum from generating knowledge to apply ... [+]

Programme Overview

The programme prepares students for careers in management and policy for science, technology and innovation, covering the full spectrum from generating knowledge to applying and using it for technology and innovation. Among the topics covered is practical technology and innovation management (including strategy making and implementation), idea generation, finance and marketing innovation. Advanced courses teach policy for science, technology and innovation, measurement and economics of innovation, regional policy and public-private partnerships for science and innovation. There is no other programme in the world that addresses these issues from this specific angle.

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Russia Moscow
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Central European University, School of Public Policy

The School of Public Policy (SPP) at Central European University (CEU) offers a two-year Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree program that develops graduates with ... [+]

The School of Public Policy (SPP) at Central European University (CEU) offers a two-year Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree program that develops graduates with the knowledge base and applied skills to critically engage with policy processes and debates, the methods and training to promote and advocate for evidence-based policy, and a practitioner's perspective that enables them to move from "contemplation to application". This integrated and experiential approach to teaching and learning positions SPP MPA graduates to make a difference in the world of public policy in a period of rapid change increased complexity and heightened contestation.

The principal learning goals of the MPA program are for students to achieve and demonstrate an advanced ability to:... [-]

Hungary Budapest
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Hertie School

The Hertie School’s Executive Master of Public Administration is tailored to the busy schedules of working professionals, equipping them with cutting-edge knowledge and t ... [+]

A unique forum for exchange, learning and professional development

The Hertie School’s Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) is a flexible, fully accredited executive master’s programme in English equipping participants across all sectors with cutting-edge knowledge and tools to lead teams and organizations, shape decision-making and manage change in the workplace.

Mid-career professionals in the public sector, the business world or civil society are confronted with similar challenges. The Executive MPA equips them with innovative ideas to lead people, shape decisions or change the institutions they work for.

Skills, knowledge, and tools

Executive MPA participants can design their studies according to their individual needs and interests. A core set of modern theories of governance and management combined with a broad choice of practice-oriented electives and hands-on training accommodate the unique experiences each participant brings to the programme.... [-]

Germany Berlin
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Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus