Prepare to lead in the public sector with The Mandela School’s MPhil in Development Policy and Practice
Application Deadline: Ongoing
About the Award: The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance’s Master of Philosophy (MPhil) specialising in Development Policy and Practice offers a structured and sustained learning experience with abundant opportunities for applied research on effective approaches and practices of public policy design and implementation in the African continent. This multi-disciplinary degree includes a balance of theoretical and practical skills and provides candidates with an opportunity to deepen their mastery in the discipline of Development Policy and Practice or to facilitate a move from another field of study.
Eligibility: Candidates must hold an Honours degree or NQF level 8 equivalent with a minimum average of 65% in order to apply.
To be Taken at (Country): South Africa
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: The MPhil in Development Policy and Practice teaches students to address the challenge of designing, winning support for, and implementing new programmes in government and the broader public sector with strengthened capacities to:
Duration of Award: The degree is offered on a full-time basis over a two-year period. The first year of the programme is dedicated to coursework, while the second year is meant for the dissertation. Students are expected to attend two-hour seminar style lectures for each course once a week.
How to Apply: Apply online via the UCT application portal – 2022 applications now open.
Please keep the following documents nearby as you will be asked to upload these during the application process:
You will also need to courier the original certified academic transcripts to:
The Admissions Office
University of Cape Town
c/o Bremner Building Lower Campus
Should you experience any difficulties with your application please contact the Admissions Office: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 021 650 2128
The Admissions Office, University of Cape Town, Level 4, Masingene Building
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