Dalhousie University - Rowe School of Business

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Master of Public Administration (Management)

Dalhousie University - Rowe School of Business

Faculty:Faculty of Management
Field of Study:Public Administration
Cost per year:*
National: $15,727


Designed and delivered by internationally recognized academics and senior public service practitioners, our program's optimal blend of theory, analysis and day-to-day practical learning gives you a unique framework to address the complex national and global issues that leaders and executives face today and in the future.

Building on your existing expertise, we’ll help you strengthen your ability to respond effectively to complex policy and management issues – and to think strategically in order to anticipate and plan for future challenges. Our program also offers valuable opportunities to develop lifelong relationships with other public and not-for-profit sector professionals.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Most successful applicants possess at least five years of professional and relevant workplace experience and hold a four-year equivalent degree with at least a second class standing (B average, 3.0 GPA) from a university recognized by the Senate of Dalhousie University. With this in mind, we will need at least two copies of the official transcripts of your academic record from the university or universities you’ve attended.
    Test Scores:
    • Graduate Management Admission Test or Graduate Record Examination
    Application Notes : International applicants must submit the results of one of the following: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); or Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT); or Graduate Record Examination (GRE). 
If your primary language isn’t English and if you haven’t worked for more than five years in an English-language environment, you should familiarize yourself as soon as possible with the university’s English language requirements.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    Applicants are required to submit two academic or employment references, a personal statement or statement of intent, and a CV.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 19, 2022