EVENING UNIVERSITY GRADUATE PROGRAMME

 

M.Sc. Public Sector Management

Aims and Objectives

The overall purpose of this programme is to strengthen and enhance the capacity of officers in the public sector to engage in effective strategic leadership and management in this sector.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must satisfy the general University regulations governing admission to a higher degree and must possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree (second class honours or above).
  • Any other equivalent qualifications.

Short listed candidates may be required to attend an interview to determine final acceptance.

Duration of Study

No. of Credits Required: 36

(from ten taught courses and a Practicum worth (6 credits))

The programme will be delivered over a period of four semesters and will include one course and practicum in the fourth semester.

Programme Structure

Year 1

Semester 1

Course Code
Course Title

Number of Credits

GT60C (PSMA 6003)

Comparative Practices and Developments in

Public Sector Management
3
GT64E (GOVT 6002)
Methods of Political Research
3

 

Semester 2

Course Code
Course Title

Number of Credits

MS61E (MGMT 6105)

Enhancing Leadership and Team Effectiveness

3
MS61G (PSMA 6107) Strategic Planning
3

 

Summer Semester

Course Code
Course Title

Number of Credits

GT61F (PSMA 6106)

Programme and Project Management

3
MS61C (MGMT6103) Organizational Behaviour and Development
3

 

Year 2

Semester 1

Course Code
Course Title

Number of Credits

MS62B (MGMT 6001)

Human Resource Management

3
MS61D (PSMA 6104)

Accounting Budgeting and Financial Management

3

 

Semester 2

Course Code
Course Title

Number of Credits

GT60D (PSMA 6004)

Policy Analysis and Management

3
MS61B (MGMT 6000)
Management Information Systems
3

 

Summer Semester

MS61H (PSMA 6108)                        Practicum

 

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