UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Research for Public Policy and Practice

This course equips students to work with the increasing number of national and international organisations committed to evidence-informed policy and practice. Students learn alongside early career and experienced researchers, policymakers and practitioners from a diverse set of policy sectors and disciplines.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required.

Course modules

Core modules: research engagement, participation and impact; systematic reviews for policy and practice. Options: students select two options from a wide range of ucl institute of education master's modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment is delivered via online learning or mixed mode (face-to-face daytime workshops with online learning). It is assessed by coursework assignments and a 20,000-word dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Mixed mode - 1 years
MA Full-time £ 7,145 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,525 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Distance learning (full-time) - 1 years
MA Mixed mode - 2 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Distance learning - 2 years
MA Distance learning - 4 years
MA Mixed mode - 4 years
MA Variable - 4 years

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