Taught course

Politics, Governance and Public Policy

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Politics
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

We’re looking for outstanding and enthusiastic students for our courses.

You can apply to us with a good degree (first-class or 2:1 honours degree) in a relevant social science, arts and humanities, or related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course explores the complexity of contemporary governance and its effects on the policymaking process. You will examine the different actors involved in policymaking across a range of regional, national and international settings, and will identify the powers available to such actors to influence policy. You will also acquire a detailed understanding of the wider political, economic and social considerations that shape the policy process.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

All of our courses require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
ma-politics@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 1642