Public Policy and Administration (MSc) at London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
Masters (MSc)

1 year, 2 years
Full time, Part time

Course description:

The MSc Public Policy and Administration at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is a 12 months full-time, or 24 months part-time taught Masters degree programme that is taught by leading scholars in public administration, public management, public policy and political science. You will take a compulsory course in Approaches and Issues in Public Policy and Administration and will choose from a number of courses in the areas of public management and public policy, in addition to a methods course, and completing a dissertation. By taking appropriate combinations of courses you can obtain the MSc with a specialised stream in Comparative Public Policy and Administration or Public Management, and can choose to have the specialisation noted on your degree certificate.

Graduates of this programme follow careers in a broad variety of fields including education, public policy research, advice and consultancy as well as government and the media.


Department of Government at London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must have an upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent, in any discipline. If you have studied or are studying outside of the UK, you need to refer to the Official Website (link found below) for Information for International Students to find out the entry requirements that apply to you. The requirements are country-specific.


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