Governance and Management in the Public Sector

Master Governance and Management in the Public Sector

Study programme

This master track is about managing complex societal challenges in the public sector and how to govern the networks of the actors involved in order to solve wicked problems.

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Why study this programme?

This master programme (MSc) combines theory and practice: next to lectures you will work in Governance Labs on finding a solution for governmental problems. You will be part of an international peer group. New approaches to public administration and management enable you to effectively tackle challenges that require governments (at local, regional, national and international level) businesses, NGOs and citizens to collaborate. Classes are given by leading scholars in the field.

Why this study programme at Erasmus University?

Career prospectives

Graduates are trained to become policymakers, consultants, public managers or project managers who can participate in, as well as facilitate, collaborative governance practice.

Your career opportunities

Factsheet summary

Official CROHO name
Public Administration
Programme name
Governance and Management in the Public Sector
Instruction language
1 year
Campus Woudestein, Rotterdam
Tuition fees (2021-2022)
  • €2,168 (Statutory fee: Dutch / EEA students)
  • €12,300 (Institutional fee: Dutch / EEA students)
  • €15,500 (Institutional fee: non-EEA students)
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