The Microprogram in public administration Governance and Public Management consists of 9 credits. It aims to acquire knowledge and develop skills in governance and public management.
The registration process for a Microprogram depends on your student status.
Students already admitted and enrolled in a graduate program
Students wishing to pursue a graduate program must apply for, and be admitted to, their graduate program before they enroll in a second Graduate Microprogram identified within their existing program.
If you have already enrolled in a graduate studies program and would like to add the Microprogram in Data analysis for public policy: Leveraging data to solve challenges to your program of study, contact the graduate studies office of the Faculty of Social Science at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students pursuing a Graduate Microprogram, without being admitted to or intending to complete a graduate program, must obtain the prior approval of the academic unit offering the Graduate Microprogram.
Students must meet the following eligibility:
Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree with specialization or a major in public administration or in a related discipline with a minimum average of 75% (B+). An active knowledge of French and English is essential. All students must successfully complete the course PAP 6502 given in French only and must be able to read texts in French and in English.
If you would like to enroll into the Microprogram in Governance and Public Management without being admitted in a graduate studies program, send an email to the graduate studies office of the faculty of social science at email@example.com and include the following documents:
- 2 recommendation letters
- You must submit copies of all transcripts from universities you have attended with your request. Transcripts must cover all courses and programs at any university you have attended, including regular programs (whether completed or not), exchanges, letters of permission, online or correspondence courses, courses taken as a special student or visiting students, etc. If your transcript and degree certificate are not in English or French, you must submit a certified translation (signed and stamped and sealed).
- Letter of Intent
- Resume required
- Proof of proficiency in your program's language of instruction, an active knowledge of French and English is essential. All students must successfully complete a seminar given in French only and must be able to read texts in French and in English. in the case of applicants whose first language is neither English nor French
Language proficiency test scores equivalencies: :
- TOEFL 580 / IELTS Overall 6.5 - Individual 6.0 (Paper-based)
- TOEFL 92-93/IELTS 6.5 overall – Individual 6.0 (Internet-based)
The 9 course units correspond to the following three seminars/activities:
|PAP 6502||Gouvernance démocratique||3 Units|
|3 course units in Public Administration (PAP) from:||3 Units|
|Ethics in the Public Sector|
|Public Administration: Coordination and Consistency|
|Culture and Power in Public Organisations|
|Selected Themes in Public Administration|
|PAP 6130||Selected Themes in Public Administration 1||3 Units|
Governance and Public Management - Training workshops in partnership with the Institute for Professional Development (PDI), equivalent to 3 credits according to established standards (6 days of training and a summary report, see Appendix).