MBA with Specialisation in Public Policy and Management

The Programme is currently under evaluation by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education. It is expected that the Programme will be accredited and offered in the academic year 2016-2017.


Master in Business Administration (ΜΒΑ) with Specialisation in Public Policy and Management 

Program’s language of instruction: Greek

Duration of studies:

The duration of the MBA program, of which the new specialization under evaluation is

a part of, depends on:

Program’s purpose and objectives:

The MBA Specialisation in Public Policy and Management is primarily targeted at employees working in Greece and Cyprus across a range of public sector organisations. Students on the program will acquire knowledge in the fundamentals of management through a comprehensive number of core courses in various business disciplines. Building on this foundation, specifically designed courses will aim to offer specialist knowledge in public sector policy and management. In these courses, students will analyse key issues in public policy development, implementation and management and learn how to think creatively and make decisions under the unique processes and constraints of the public sector.

The objectives of this program lie in providing students with basic understanding and knowledge of:

Intended learning outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the program, students should be able to:

Courses

Module GroupECTS
Compulsory courses45
Elective courses 15
Postgraduate Assignment Modules30
TOTAL90

Compulsory courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 45 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1MBA511MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING53
2MBA512MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS53
3MBA513MARKETING PRINCIPLES53
4MBA514FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT53
5MBA515QUANTITATIVE METHODS53
6MBA516HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT & LEADERSHIP53
7MBA517STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT53
8MBA518PROJECT MANAGEMENT53
9MBA541PUBLIC POLICY & PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION53

Elective courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 15 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1MBA542STATE ORGANISATION. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF LAW AND STATE ADMINISTRATION53
2MBA543PUBLIC BUDGETING AND TAXATION53
3MBA544EUROPEAN INTEGRATION AND REGIONAL POLICY53

Postgraduate Assignment Modules Modules

The student must successfully complete 30 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1MBA510RESEARCH METHODS53
2MBA549MBA PROJECT:PART I100
3MBA550MBA PROJECT:PART II150