Master of Arts in Public Management and Policy
|Organiser||University of Lausanne (UNIL)
University of Bern (UNIBE)
Università della Svizzera Italiana (USI)
Swiss Graduate School of Public Administration (IDHEAP)
|Degree awarded||Master of Arts (MA) in Public Management and Policy|
|Final enrolment date||30 April. This programmes starts at the autumn semester only.
Candidates needing a visa to study in Switzerland: 28 February. This time limit is applicable to enrolment at the UNIL only.
|Teaching language||Language of the University where the studies take place.|
The increasing complexity of the tasks performed by the State and its forms of intervention require a new understanding of public service in general and the modernisation of the public administration. Today there is a need for decision-makers with interdisciplinary knowledge who are capable of understanding and solving problems that are at the same time managerial, economic, political and legal. As Switzerland stands at the crossroads of three major linguistic cultures, a multicultural approach to the management of both the public and the quasi-public sectors is also necessary.
From the third semester, students choose a subject area from among those proposed by the different partners on their respective websites:
|Timetables and course descriptions||Web site of the programme|
Subject to changes.
The French version prevails.
Last update: 23 April 2013