Masters | Postgraduate Course - Masters of Public Administration - International Development (Online) MPA Course Details within University of York

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Start Month(s)
September 2016
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Masters of Public Administration - International Development (Online) MPA

Study Details

MPA 2 years Part-time, distance learning

*** The deadline for the September 2016 intake is the 24th July 2016.
Please note - This programme has changed from being three years in duration to two years. Please contact the Department of Social Policy and Social Work (+44 1904 32 1273) if you have any queries.***

The course has been designed to support managers or potential managers of public organisations in developing countries; the course considers the environmental factors (political, cultural, economic) that impact on the work of public managers and the ways in which those factors shape the character of governance and the management and delivery of public policy in these different state forms.

Entry Requirements

Entry is to the Postgraduate Certificate in the first instance, with participants progressing through Diploma and Masters upon successful completion of the previous stage; professional experience in public service field, a good first degree (if no first degree is held work experience will be considered),
If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to. For more information, see: