• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • Tuition
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    Tuition (Year)
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  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


Public policy has gone international: organisations such as the EU and the UN are growing in importance. Master the theories, concepts and skills you need to work effectively in this time of increasing internationalisation! EUR is a top university in Rotterdam, “the gateway to Europe”. Our top-notch faculty is active in the field of public administration, political science, international relations, and European integration and participates regularly in policy debates. Tackle global issues such as international conflict, poverty, migration, environmental protection and corruption. Build a career at a public or private sector organisation!

Erasmus University Rotterdam is a top university in a city that is “the gateway to Europe”. Our top-notch faculty are active in the field of public administration, political science, international relations, and European integration and regularly participate in policy debates.

Why study a Master in International Public Management and Policy in Rotterdam?

  • Multi-level focus: dealing with public management and public policy on the national, EU and international levels;
  • Study at one of the largest public administration departments in Europe;
  • A closely supervised individual research project is part of the programme;
  • A study trip to international organisations and European institutions;
  • Emphasis on professional development;
  • The opportunity to interact intensively with an international student group and academics with strong international reputations.



Programme Structure

  • Global Governance
  • International Organisations and Development
  • Professional Development II: Preparation Labour Market
  • Comparative Public Policy
  • International Public Management
  • European Union Policy-Making
  • Europe in the World
  • Professional Development I: Research Design
  • Final Research Project (Proposal)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go To The Course Website
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  • Relevant Bachelor’s/ undergraduate degree from a research university
  • Proficiency in English
  • Motivation and international orientation
  • Academic performance

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 14500 International
  • EUR 2006 EU/EEA


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