University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Political Science (Governance and Public Policy)

This programme offers an opportunity to explore some of the key political science and public policy issues of the 21st century; these include examination of the nature and problems of policy making in the contemporary world; how in a globalised world public decision making can be constructed in a way that delivers legitimacy and effective capacity to act; and the impact of governance arrangements on policy outcomes and the relationship between the state and citizens; it also involves in the modules on offer an opportunity to apply insights gleaned in a variety of contemporary settings.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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School of Social Sciences
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0161 275 1296