Master of Public Policy

University of Auckland

Subject area

Policy Studies

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Entry requirements

Completed the requirements for an approved Bachelors Degree with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) and passed any specified prerequisite courses.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MPP graduates will know and understand the core principles, concepts and methods that define the field of public policy. They will be able to effectively scope and implement policy studies and critically assess policy studies produced by others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Political Science and Policy Studies at this level can earn:

$63,000

Median earnings one year after study

$71,000

Median earnings two years after study

$88,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

90%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Academic Potential Scholarship - Pathway Programme Students

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office

Website:

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/study/scholarships-and-awards/find-a-scholarship.html

Value:

From $6,000 to $20,000 paid over 3 years

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Tressa Thomas Retraining Award

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$2,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264
Email: studentinfo@auckland.ac.nz
Web: http://www.auckland.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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