Policy Analysis

This two-year, part-time programme addresses the tangible need for the development of policy analysis skills across the wider public service. It explores subjects that are crucial to the expert assessment of contemporary public policy, including project management, economic and financial analysis, social policy analysis and cost-benefit analysis. On completion of the first year of the programme, students receive the Postgraduate Diploma in Policy Analysis. In the second year, they complete a supervised dissertation on a specific policy analysis issue.  The first year sees students attend weekly day-long seminars in subjects essential to the assssmement of public policy. 

September 2024
One/two academic years
Application Deadline:
September 2024

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