University of Reading

University of Reading

Public Policy

This course aims to give a deep understanding of the creation and impact of public policy across institutions at local, national, regional and global levels. The course offers strong training coupled with the ability to specialise in pathways (including welfare social policy, sustainable environments, international development and emerging markets, security and rights).

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree in Politics, Economics, International Relations or a related field normally required but students with practical experience in the field are also encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Modules include: economics of public policy; politics of public policy; economics of social policy; quantitative research methods; economics of health and ageing.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,600 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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Postgraduate Admissions
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0118 378 5289