¿Qué aprenderé?

This Master's of Public Administration (MPA) is designed for professionals who want to lead change and navigate decision making at the intersection of science, engineering and public policy. The degree combines core content on policy making, analysis and frameworks with the opportunity to focus on areas tailored to your individual interests by selecting two elective modules from across UCL. Students are taught the conceptual frameworks, policy analysis tools and analytical methods to creatively develop policies relevant to science and engineering contexts. Students also study how policies are implemented, evaluated and revised in policy cycles. A focus on leadership and the development of professional skills is emphasised throughout. Students also gain insights from policy practitioners, industry experts and UCL researchers.


Through this MPA, graduates develop the skills and insights to work for a range of policy/strategy focused organisations, including: National and local government; Think tanks and consultancies; International agencies such as the World Bank, United Nations and other global organisations; Multilateral development banks such as the African Development Bank; Government offices of innovation and development; Environment agencies; Transportation agencies; Planning agencies; Corporate and institutional sustainability offices; Network organisations (e.g. C40 Cities); Public water and energy utilities.


Through the MPA programme, students will: gain a greater awareness of current issues and developments in innovation, development, science, technology and engineering; develop a greater awareness of the knowledge systems underpinning successful policy making processes; learn how to communicate with scientists and engineers, policymakers and industry experts; develop the skills to mobilise technology, science and engineering innovations and expertise to address societal challenges

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Engineering Sciences

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (1 )

Costos de estudio
£28.500,00 (US$ 39.917) por año
Esta es una tarifa fija
Fecha de inicio

27 Septiembre 2021


UCL (University College London)

Gower Street,



WC1E 6BT, England

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes internacionales

A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university in a relevant discipline or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Students are encouraged (but are not required) to have work experience prior to enrolling on this programme.Overall grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each of the subtests. Overall score of 100 with 24/30 in reading and writing and 20/30 in speaking and listening.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.