Location: Lithuania, Klaipeda
Type: Bachelor, full-time
Nominal duration: 3 years (180 ECTS)
Study language: English
Awards: BSc (Bachelor in Public Administrative)
Tuition fee: €2628
Application fee: The Application fee for degree study programmes is for citizens of the EU member states or countries of the European Economic Area (Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Belarus, Armenia, and Azerbaijan), as well as those who have a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Lithuania: €65. For other students: €160. (Application fee is non refundable).
Application deadline: June 30
Online application: https://apply.ku.lt/
Studies commence: September 1
Bachelor in Public Administration
Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Public Administration equips future specialists in public administration with the capacity to analyze, to think critically, to resolve problems, and to take evidence-based management decisions. They will collaborate with citizens and stakeholders and enable them to take part in public management, and they will be aware of, and able to recognize, public interests and ethical principles.
The structure of the curriculum
Introduction to Public Administration; System of Lithuanian Public Administration; Public Administration Theories and Paradigms; Research Methodology in Social Sciences; Administration of Public Organisations; Civil Service; Reforms of Public Management; System of EU Public Administration; Analysis of Public Policies; Models of Local Governance; e-Government; Comparative Public Administration; Ethics of Public Administration; Public Sector Finance and Budget; Corruption and its Prevention; Human Resource Management in Public Sector; Quality Management in Public Administration; Regional Administration; Citizens’ Participation in Public Administration; Diversity Management.
Bachelor in Public Administration can work in various capacities in the public, non-governmental, and private sectors. The professional roles in Public Administration can cover the national, European, and international levels. The potential job options for Bachelor in Public Administration include those of manager, analyst of public policies, expert and evaluator, advisor and consultant, specialist, operational staff, auditor and controller, and programme and project manager.