Taught course

Public Administration

University of Melbourne · University of Melbourne

Entry requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • an undergraduate degree in an area related to public administration, with a weighted average mark of at least H2B (70%); and
  • at least three years of documented relevant professional experience.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

The Master of Public Administration program is a unique cross-faculty initiative that is exclusively available to professionals who have at least three years of experience working in, or with government.

If your position in the public sector is already established and you are looking to enhance and update your knowledge and vocational expertise, or embark on a change of direction, this globally focused, inter-disciplinary program will foster the contemporary skillset needed to achieve your career goals.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
18 months

Course contact details

Melbourne School of Government
+61 3 9035 5511