Public Administration

Master of Science (MSc) in Public Administration

In the Master programme of Public Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam you learn how to manage complex societal problems within the public sector.

How to reconstruct a city centre? What are the opportunities for the management of migration flows, and how to prevent discrimination and to promote contact and cohesion in culturally diverse societies? Questions like these are dealt with in contemporary public sector.

In our globalized and complex network society there is an increasing need for experts who demonstrate analytical skills, connective leadership, entrepreneurial attitudes and a strong ethical compass to achieve innovative solutions for societal problems. The Master programme in Public Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam focuses on the research, analysis and management of societal issues.

The department of Public Administration at Erasmus University is ranked number 1 in the ShanghaiRanking's 2017

Choose your specialisation

Please see below for information about the specialisations within this Master programme. Whether a specialisation is offered full-time or part-time is indicated accordingly.

Master programmes



Governance of Migration and Diversity Full-time n/a
Management of Governance Networks Full-time n/a