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Responding to the growing need for professionals in eGovernance and digitalization in the public sector, this unique and interdisciplinary programme empowers students to become specialists that combine knowledge on public administration and public management with expertise on information systems and eGovernance.
What is the programme all about?
The public sector needs interdisciplinary expertise to be able to fully benefit from the potential of ICT and technological innovations. Within a context wherein ICT becomes increasingly important for the modernization and innovation of the public sector, the sector itself needs experts (1) who are able to translate technological expertise into efficiency, effectiveness, performance and user needs, and (2) who are able to take into account organizational, cultural, social and structural peculiarities of the public sector when implementing new technologies.
PIONEER aims at providing students with specialised competencies about public sector innovation and the role of ICT and technological evolutions in the innovation process.
A unique Erasmus Mundus programme, subsidised by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency of the European Commission (EACEA).
An interdisciplinary programme combining the expertise of the fields of public administration, public management, information systems and eGovernance.
An international initial Master’s programme of 120 ECTS, jointly organized by three universities:
During the fourth semester, students write their Master’s Thesis on a topic of their own choosing by pursuing one of two learning tracks: either an internship in a professional organization, or the possibility of conducting research at a research institute.
Why study this programme?
Learn from experts with an advanced understanding and professional, disciplinary knowledge of public management, public administration, information systems and eGovernance.
Notes about fees for this course
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