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Master of Public Policy

Electing to pursue a Master of Public Policy (MPP) degree could lead you to the heart of policy-making. In challenging economic and environmental times, an MPP could equip you with the skills to make a real difference to a nation, society and the wider world. Click on the tabs below for more information about Master of Public Policy courses, specializations and careers.

Key Skills

Common skills gained with a Master of Public Policy degree include:

  • Ability to evaluate situations from different perspectives
  • Knowledge of quantitative and/or qualitative research methods
  • Understanding of key contemporary issues in public policy
  • Analytical skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to handle numerical data
  • Teamwork
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Information technology proficiency