Master of Public Policy Program 2024-25 (MPP)

PROGRAM STRUCTURE TERM 1st 12 credits TERM 2nd 12 credits TERM 3rd 12 credits TERM 4th 12 credits • Foundation in Public Policy • Microeconomics and Public Policy • Quantitative Analysis and Empirical Methods • Elective 1 • Public Policy Analysis • Evidence in Public Policy • Public Management and Leadership • Elective 2 • Policy Analysis Project I • Elective 3 • Elective 4 • Elective 5 • Policy Analysis Project II • Elective 6 • Elective 7 • Elective 8 The Policy Analysis Project is the capstone module of our MPP program. It aims to provide students with a valuable, engaging, educational and professional experience. Each year, the project will have a different theme that reflects the current policy landscape. This year-long project allows students to work collaboratively in teams of four to six people on real-world challenges, issues, and problems faced by client organizations. Students will have opportunities to apply the knowledge and skills that they have learnt from the MPP program to analyse policy issues, develop solutions and produce professional reports for client organizations. There was a good mix of past clients from the public and private sectors, including Arthur D. Little, Centennial Asia Advisors, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Netherlands Innovation Network, Paypal, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Research For Social Advancement Berhad (REFSA), RAND Corporation, The Center for Green Finance Research (CGFR) of Tsinghua University. CLIENT-BASED POLICY ANALYSIS EXERCISE (PAE)