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Public Management and Policy Studies (MPA)


In today’s disruptive reality, the public sector must constantly address complex dynamic challenges with effective and innovative tools and solutions. These call for professional training for policy makers, government officials, and public administrators. Our international MPA program specializing in Public Administration, Public Management and Policy Studies, offers state of the art public policymaking and management skills on economic, social, and political levels.

Program Highlights

Leveraging the Israeli public policy experience to increase the learning benchmark for future decision makers and policy designers who will gain a wide range of knowledge and tools to address today’s economic, social, and political challenges, including:

  • Local and global economic-political analysis.
  • Strategic management in disruptive environments.
  • Policy challenges related to cyber-security, immigration, climate, finance, and trade.
  • Leadership, management, and ethics in policy making.
  • Academic tours, guest lecturers, and round-table seminars.
One Year, One Degree

Our one-year international master’s program is taught in English over three consecutive semesters from October through September. Graduates will be awarded a Master of Public Administration (MPA), specialization in the field of Public Administration, Public Management and Policy Studies.

Students who wish to pursue the thesis track must have a minimum average of 90 after their first semester. Requests for the thesis track will be considered individually and are dependent on students’ achievements, their ability to secure a supervisor, and other factors. The thesis will be submitted within one year of completion of their coursework, which may require an extended stay at the university.

Available spots for Spring 2024 – Apply NOW
Highlighted Courses

Global Public Leaders: Organizations, Leadership and Innovation

Take the Right Turn: Decision Making and Strategy in a Global Borderless World

All about the Economy: Public Economics and Regulation in a Globalized Economy

Governing Within Ideologies: Globalization, Inequality, Labor Market and Welfare State

All in the detail: Management, Finance and Auditing

* The curriculum is subject to change without notice

Admission Requirements
  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA, 80% (B) (Israeli system), or equivalent in all undergraduate courses.
  • Good command of the English language.
  • One-year managerial experience.
Application documents
  • Copy of undergraduate diploma and official transcript of BA degree showing full list of courses, date of graduation, and conferred degree.
  • TOEFL – score 89 or alternative acceptable English language examination score
  • Personal Statement (500 words).
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resumé.
  • Medical forms (international students only)
  • Copy of valid passport.

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