Public Policy and Governance (Master of Public Policy and Governance)

The Education University of Hong Kong Hong Kong

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The award
Master of Public Policy and Governance

How long you will study
1 - 2 year

Domestic course fees
HKD 110760 per total

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
find out

International course fees
HKD 110760 per total

All study options

About Public Policy and Governance at The Education University of Hong Kong

Leading the Way Forward

The Master of Public Policy and Governance [MPPG] Programme is designed to help the students to meet with the current worldwide challenges by exploring Asia’s policy problems, their solutions and the mechanisms for effective governance. Delivered by a team of distinguished specialists, the Programme provides in-service professionals, policy practitioners and future public leaders with skills in policy analysis and evaluation, organization analysis and management, strategic communications, project analysis, public governance, and public sector management and development. MPPG brings leading-edge learning of management issues including human resources, financial management and leadership while fostering students’ capabilities and skills for a bright career. It further enhances the students’ employability owing to the knowledge of general management.

A Vibrant Academic Environment: Learning by Doing; Learning by Reaching Out - Comparative Education Field Visit

We don’t just teach; we also do. In addition to conventional classroom teaching, students are exposed to a number of out-of-classroom activities. Through dialogues with senior media practitioners, policy makers, NGOs and government leaders, case study workshops, field visits, election observation tours, simulation and role play, and conference participation, we help students prepare for the task ahead in applying their knowledge in real-world settings.

Love is all Around - Impeccable Pastoral Care

We organize orientation programme for the freshmen so that they can adapt to the University and the Programme while also develop their social network. Through working with the students, academic staff develop an intimate and personal relationship that helps to transform students into confident and independent individuals, ready to take on the world with steely will.

Great and Bright Future - Impressive Statistics on Job Acquisition and Further Studies

Our graduates’ employment prospects have been consistently promising. The Programme desires to ensure that you gain more than just an academic experience from your time here. The Programme intends to encourage your professional and personal objectives, equipping you with the skills essential to be extremely effective in a competitive job market, and provides you with the transferable skills and knowledge appreciated by majority of employers. Our alumni work in a wide spectrum of industries including: the government, NGOs, media, the financial sector and the higher education sector in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Our graduates find their unique competitiveness in research and education institutions, think tanks, NGOs, media, consulting companies, as well as private organizations, helping advise on business strategy, navigating emerging social, political and economic trends, and analyzing the institutional environments that govern and regulate the region.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMaster of Public Policy and GovernanceHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 2 year
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesHKD 110760 per totalInternational course feesHKD 110760 per total

Entry requirements

Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution in a non-English speaking system should normally fulfill one of the following minimum English proficiency requirements which may be subject to adjustment:

IELTS 6.0; or

a TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based test) or 80 (internet-based test) or

Band 6 in the Chinese Mainland's College English Test (CET) (a total score of no lower than 430 if the test was taken after June 2005); or

Other equivalent qualifications.

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