Public Policy

Master‘s studies @ European Humanities University
10 Jul Application deadline
1 Oct Start date
1.5 years Study duration full-time
3500€ Tuition fee for Eu citizens

Programme overview

About the program

  • Focus on the needs of modern society and the future of European integration;
  • International academic environment;
  • Training from leading experts in the field of political analysis and public administration;
  • Program developed jointly with the Faculty of Public Administration of the University of Leiden (Netherlands);
  • In-depth theoretical preparation;
  • Practical orientation of the program.

Potential career

  • 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;
  • PhD programs at universities in Europe and the USA.

Languages of instruction

  • Russian and English

Programme structure

  • Total number of ECTS credits: 90-96;

Study plan of the program:

I Semester:

  • Current Issues in Social Theory (6 ECTS)
  • Social Research Methods (6 ECTS)
  • Analysis and Implementation of Public Policy (6 ECTS)
  • Public Administration (6 ECTS)
  • Contemporary Theories of Democracy and Сivil Society (6 ECTS)
  • Theory of Politics (S) (6 ECTS)

II Semester:

  • Comparative Public Policy (6 ECTS)
  • Civic Engagement and Social Movements (6 ECTS)
  • Research Seminar (6 ECTS)

Elective courses (2 subjects, 6 ECTS credits each):

  • Public Economy (6 ECTS)
  • Political Communication and Public Policy (6 ECTS)
  • Project Management in Public Service (6 ECTS)
  • Management and self-government (6 ECTS)

III Semester:

  • Research Seminar (3 ECTS)
  • Final Paper (27 ECTS)

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor degree diploma;
  • Applicants for Master programs must prove their English proficiency at the B2 level or higher. This can be done in one of the following ways:
  1. Provide an Advanced Speech Test certificate. The test can be taken during the Open Doors Days at EHU or at the Propilei center in Minsk. The due dates are published here (in Russian);
  2. Provide TOEFL / IELTS English certificates. The points of the certificate are credited by EHU on a 10-point system based on the following scale.
  3. EHU Bachelor degree graduates with a final grade in English of 8 points or higher can use their grade upon admission. If the applicant is not satisfied with the assessment, he/she can take an online exam or provide a TOEFL or IELTS certificate.
  • Collect all necessary documents: color photo 4×6 cm; copies of passport pages with personal data; a copy of the diploma of higher education (Bachelor’s / Specialist / Master’s diploma or an equivalent diploma); a copy of the supplement to the diploma of higher education; contact details of persons / organizations that are able to assess the scientific / professional competence of the applicant; documents (copies) confirming the level of professional and scientific competence (if applicant wants to show them); list of scientific publications (if any);
  • Fill in the online application form;
  • Pass the online interview.

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