In year one, we’ll build on this and introduce you to current issues in economics, international law, sociology and public management.
In year two, you’ll apply this knowledge to international and political cases in hands-on group projects. The last two years of the programme tackle challenges facing government institutions and multinationals. This is the focus of a research module in year three and your internship and thesis in year four.
The International Public Management (IPM) offered by The Hague University of Applied Sciences gives you a range of skills which you can put to use in professional practice. We try to keep your job options open in the rapidly changing job market. We have provided some suggestions below, but there are myriad possibilities, depending on your strengths.
Potential job roles (from current IPM alumni)
- Programme/project manager
- Human resource assistant
- Manager/team leader
- Communications advisor/manager
- Civil servant
- Stakeholder relations advisor
This programme is accredited by NVAO.
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- Professional English
- Research Skills
- Professional Skills
- Comparative Politics
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesInternational Relations Public Administration International Development View 3 other Masters in Public Administration in Netherlands
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
IPM is a four-year degree programme. To qualify, you’ll need a secondary school diploma/certificate equivalent to a Dutch HAVO. Before we can decide on your eligibility, we’ll need to assess your secondary school certificate/diploma. To make sure your certificate is evaluated fairly, we work with NUFFIC, an organisation that specialises in the assessment of international education qualifications.
To begin the IPM degree programme, you should have a HAVO or VWO diploma (in the subjects listed below). You can also qualify for admission with a MBO (level 4) diploma, if you fit the profile.
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International8375 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8375 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA2143 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2143 EUR per year during 48 months.
Fees for 2021-2022
- Statutory tuition fee: € 2,168
- Reduced statutory fee: € 1,084
- Institutional tuition fee: € 8,475
Living costs for Den Haag
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
There are different ways to finance your studies depending upon whether you come from the EU/EEA and Switzerland or outside the region.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.