MA in Public Administration (Top-up) – 4 Months


About this course

MA in Public Administration (Top-up) Degree

This MA in Public Administration (Top-up) degree program is a postgraduate level recognized qualification that allows students to gain administrative skills in the public sector.

Managers in government face an increasing rate of change, as well as pressures to deliver more with less, navigate a complex policy context, and improve performance while upholding public service values. This MA in Public Administration (Top-up) is intended for professionals in public and non-profit organisations who want to expand on their knowledge gained through their Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration and further this qualification will equip you to meet these challenges.

This MA in Public Administration (Top-up) will sharpen your public administration skills as well as your ability to focus on the requirements of implementing an organization’s strategy. Learners will be able to work in a variety of roles in the public or non-profit sectors.

Course Fee

GBP £4,500

3 Instalments

GBP £3,488


4 Months



Course Fee

GBP £4,500

3 Instalments

GBP £3,488


4 Months



Program Overview: MA in Public Administration (Top-up) - 4 Months

Key Highlights of Online MA in Public Administration (Top-up) – 4 Months qualification are:


Postgraduate Course

This course help you to:

This qualification is Accredited by OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), which is a UK Government body.


Upon successful completion of your online MA in Public Administration (top-up) degree, you will also become eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Doctorate or PhD degree programme. Additionally this MA in Public Administration programme will offers you a wide range of career paths in a variety of roles within public sector and non-profit organisations at Senior roles.

MA in Public Administration (Top-up)

This MA in Public Administration Top-up programme is for people who already hold the othm Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration with 120 credits or an equivalent international qualification.

This Top-up course allows you to achieve an MA in Public Administration qualification in up to 4 months, so it’s a fast track to new opportunities and enhanced career prospects. To join the course, you should already hold the othm Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration.

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Frequently Asked Questions

For entry onto the MA in Public Administration Top-up qualification, learners must possess:


  • You must also have a minimum of 2 years’ work experience at graduate level, in either a managerial or professional capacity which may include voluntary work, placements, internships, project management etc.

This qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to:

  • Master’s Degrees,
  • Integrated Master’s Degrees,
  • Postgraduate Diplomas,
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and
  • Postgraduate Certificates

From this fast track MA in Public Administration, you will learn how to analyse complex public management problems, lead change effectively, and develop your ability to manage through networks and partnerships. You will be able to shape and deliver the public services of the future and move into more strategic roles in a wide range of organisations.

Over the course of the programme you will grow as a competent and reflective practitioner, both in your current role, and in preparation for more demanding roles in the future.

Consultancy Project Report

You will undertake a final dissertation project and produce a report of no less than 12,000 words.

The top-up programmes consist of a compulsory single module ‘Consultancy Project Report’ worth 60 credits. The module provides the opportunity for you to examine an area of particular interest within an appropriate organisational context. The module is designed to make a major contribution to your professional and intellectual development, through enabling you to demonstrate your capacity for sustained independent thought, learning and critical reflection.

The purpose of this programme is to deliver a practical and realistic solution to a business-related strategic challenge, which in turn is supported by appropriate reference to theoretical and conceptual analysis.

The Consultancy Project Report is delivered and assessed by our UK based academic team using the virtual learning platform and Direct Support from your allocated Supervisor.

Yes, the MA in Public Administration degree Top-up qualification is accredited and is validated and awarded by University of Chichester, UK.

MA in Public Administration (Top-up) is delivered in partnership with London Graduate School by the University of Chichester, UK

This Online MA in Public Administration degree course will help you to Boost your Salary, Increase your Professional Reputation, and Expand your Networking Opportunities in Public Sector Enterprises or Non-Profit organisations.

Yes, the course fee can be paid in Instalment.  However, the complete course fees has to reach us one week before your actual start date of the course.

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