Public Policy

Public Policy

Academic degree

Master of Social Sciences


1.5 Years (3 semesters)

National Code of the Study Program


About the program

MA Program “Public Policy” prepares professionals in the field of public administration, management in the field of civil society, as well as for professional activities in international and regional public organizations.

The Master’s program “Public Policy” was developed jointly with the University of Leiden (Netherlands), which is one of the leading European centers for training professionals in the field of public policy and administration; and was developed jointly with the Dutch Institute for Public Administration (ROI), which offers innovative on-the-job training programs for civil servants.

Program graduates will receive a Master of Social Sciences diploma.

Distinctive features of the Program

  • Focus on the needs of modern society and the future of European integration;
  • International academic environment;
  • Training from leading international experts in the field of political analysis and public administration;
  • Program developed jointly with the University of Leiden (Netherlands) and with the Dutch Institute for Public Administration (ROI);
  • Blended learning format, combining full-time education in Vilnius and distance learning;
  • In-depth theoretical preparation;
  • Practical orientation of the Program;
  • Opportunity to participate in Erasmus and OSUN exchanges and courses;
  • The Program is friendly to Eastern European and Central Asian students, as it is based on a language balance (including teaching in Russian).

Study language

English, Russian, Belarusian

Study plan of MA “Public Policy”

Potential career

Practical sphere

  • Analysts for national and international research centers;
  • Public relations professionals;
  • Employees and managers of international organizations, non-governmental organizations and political parties;
  • Political analysts and consultants;
  • Project managers and PR managers;
  • Political observers and journalists.

Research sphere

  • Persons who have obtained a master’s degree in politics may continue their studies in the third cycle in the field of political science (PhD).

Applications, Payments and Scholarships

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Tuition fees for the ones applying in 2024 (per semester)

For citizens and residents of Belarus For citizens of other countries
€1450 €2120

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