All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.
Months of entry
The degree focuses on variation in national policy patterns within and beyond Europe with a view to understanding how and why nations differ in their social and public policies and what they can learn from each other's policy experience.
It offers an advanced understanding of key policy issues in modern societies with a special focus on contemporary policy concerns including labour market, work/life balance, health, social care, inequality and welfare issues, crime policy and child-oriented policy and practice.
The programme provides an ideal preparation for a wide variety of policy-relevant careers, as well as for further academic research.
Fees and funding
Visit our Scholarships and Student Finance Office at www.scholarships.ed.ac.uk for information about funding opportunities.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Team
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