Welcome to York

Join our global learning community of online learners

Do you want to:

  • Prepare for a more strategic role?
  • Develop your capacity for influencing and managing change in complex, turbulent contexts?
  • Deepen your critical analysis skills?
  • Reflect on your practice and improve?
  • Study in an international peer group with active support from leading experts in their fields?

Programmes

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Public Administration

Grow your understanding of the complex issues that challenge those who manage and lead public service delivery.

Public Administration - International Development

Gain an international perspective on public administration and development governance.

Public Policy and Management

Develop your ability to influence how policy is made and how policy decisions are translated into effective outcomes on the ground.

Social and Public Policy

Enhance your understanding of how social policies are made by exploring the interplay between national, global and transnational forces.

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What it's like to study with us

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Pathways

If you are unsure about committing to a full Masters programme please be reassured that you can opt to leave the Masters programme with either a Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma if you find that it is not for you, or your circumstances change.  This is of course subject to you successfully completing the relevant 60 or 120 credits of study at the point you wish to leave.

Single module study is also available, click here for further details.