Taught course

Public Administration

London South Bank University · Business, Computing and Information Management

Entry requirements

Honours degree or equivalent, 2.2 grade, or above.

MPA or MPA (Health Service Management).

Months of entry


Course content

There are three pathways to choose from: MPA, MPA Health Service Management (HSM), MPA Social Work Management (SWM). The programme offers you the opportunity to study five core management units over the first three semesters, and then to opt either for the MPA route or the MPA-HSM route. Course participants taking the MPA-SWM route will already have completed the specialist social work units in the Faculty of Health and Social Care in year one, and will take four of the five core Public Management units in their second year.

Information for international students

You must have an English language qualification before starting a programme of study at London South Bank University. Acceptable qualifications include IELTS Level 6.5 or TOEFL 580. See www.lsbu.ac.uk/international/englishRequirement for more details.

Fees and funding

Please use our online tuition fees checker at www.lsbu.ac.uk/fees

Qualification and course duration


full time
15 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries Office
+44 (0) 20 7815 7815