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PAGE equips students with the practical public policy analysis skills needed to respond to a changing world in which policy decisions are taken at different, interlinked levels.
With the enquiry-based educational model, students will put public policy analysis in practice, drawing on a range of disciplines such as political science, law, economics, sociology, demography, and management.
The curriculum is directly connected to current events and, following a first year of comprehensive knowledge, offers three specialisation tracks:
Students will develop professional profiles for employment in the many fields related to public policy. PAGE offers a combination of analytical skills, knowledge of key policy domains and specific competencies.
The two tracks provide specialisations to prepare for the employment in private and public organisations at the EU, national and regional or local levels, such as EU and international institutions, regulatory agencies, firms, voluntary arts and heritage bodies, local and regional development offices, consultancies, lobbying firms, and NGOs.
Luiss has internship agreements with many organizations relevant for the master’s degree and Luiss alumni hold senior positions in many sectors. In addition, the program’s Laboratories and the Luiss Career Services Office help students to gain experience with organizations that recruit in public policy, with which Luiss has excellent links.
This Master’s degree includes exchange programs with some of the best universities in the world and invites guest speakers from prominent organizations. In addition, the course’s professors have taught in foreign elite universities in the United Kingdom, France, Germany and China.