Centre for Public Administration

The Centre for Public Administration is an international leader in research that seeks to enhance policy and public administration.

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The Centre for Public Administration is a global leader in research that explores and innovates policy and public administration practice.

Public Administration Research

The Centre drives forward interdisciplinary and highly applied research in public administration and social policy.


Our research is distinguished for producing impact that enhances policy and public administration, both locally and globally.

PhD Study

The School of Applied Social and Policy Sciences hosts a number of PhD students conducting research on social policy and public administration.

Public Administration Publications

The Centre's research excellence is reflected in our staff's published work.

Masters Programme

Information on our Masters of Public Administration programme.