Department of Political Science


Public Policy MSc

This MSc aims to educate a new generation of public policymakers and policy analysts, familiarising them with the necessary concepts, theories, methods and principles involved in the formulation and analysis of public policy. The programme draws on many disciplines, including political science, economics, law, public management and public health.

Programme Overview


Understand the structure of the programme, including module options, exams and the dissertation.

Entry Requirements and Fees

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Browse our Entry Requirements, Core & Optional Modules and much more. 

Faculty and Staff

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Meet the Public Policy Faculty and Staff. 

Student Voice

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A current Public Policy student talks about their experience studying with us in the Department of Political Science. 

Frequently Asked Questions

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We've compiled the most commonly asked questions from prospective students to help you with your application. 



View the stats and figures on where our graduates have gone to after they have studied with us at the department.