MA Politics, Governance and Public Policy
Department of Politics, Faculty of Social Sciences
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About the course
|September 2018 start||
This course explores the policy process across a range of regional, national and international settings, and equips you with many skills.
You will develop a critical understanding of the relationship with the input and output dimensions of governance and policymaking. You will also acquire a detailed practical understanding of the political, economic and social drivers that shape the policy process.
Part-time study involves the same number of credits and learning hours spread over two academic years.
We're looking for outstanding and enthusiastic students for our courses.
You can apply to us with a good degree (first-class or strong 2:1 honours degree) in a relevant social science, arts and humanities, or related subject.
English Language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
You'll need to submit a personal statement (at least 300 words) and two academic references.
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The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.