Public Policy at Queen Mary University of London - UCAS

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Course summary

This programme is designed to provide students with an advanced theoretical and practical understanding of policy processes and to offer a grounding in research methods up to PhD level; the programme is focused around current debates on policy-making and public management in both developed and developing countries.


Modules include: Theories of the policy making process; social science research: methods and methodologies; advanced statistical techniques. Options include: international public management; policy analysis for the developing world; implementation and evaluation; case studies in British policy making; typologies and theories of migration 2; migrants, diasporas and law 1; migrants, diasporas and law 2; empire, race and immigration; housing, health and education in a metropolitan environment; issues in democratisation; the politics of media; democracy in plural societies; democratisation and state autonomy in the middle east; nationalism, democracy and cosmopolitanism.

Entry requirements

English language requirements

All applicants to Queen Mary must show they meet a minimum academic English language standard for admission and to be successful on the course. Please refer to the website below for details on our English Language requirements by course and acceptable alternative qualifications. You will also find important information regarding UKVI's English requirements if you are applying as an international student and will require Tier 4 immigration permission to enter the UK.

Queen Mary University of London: English Language Requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

Students enrolling on a postgraduate degree programme are charged tuition fees each year by Queen Mary. The rate you will be charged depends on whether you are assessed as a Home/EU or Overseas student. You can find tuition fees for each course on the course finder pages on our website: Further details about postgraduate taught tuition fees can also be found on our website:
Public Policy at Queen Mary University of London - UCAS