Public Policy and Administration provides knowledge of democratic values, such as equality, security, justice, and order, economics, public finance, research methods, public policy, leadership, and strategy. Public policy formulation and analysis occupies a great importance for India especially in agriculture, education, health, innovation, infrastructure, environment and energy, public finance and regulation, and governance and other areas. For a developing economy like India, where 65% of population is youth, it becomes imperative to take an initiative which will lead Indian economy to the next level. The initiative to put a proposal to start course on Public Policy and Management is to make youth understand, improve and make a distinctive contribution to knowledge about public policy through cutting-edge research on the emerging Indian experience of policy formulation and design, policy choice, and policy impact, and through its educational programs.
In-take: The minimum intake will be 10 and the maximum number will be 30 students per course.
No of Papers: 4
Credit: 16 (Each Paper have 4 credit)
Duration: One year Eligibility: Minimum graduation in any discipline (Students pursuing any part time or full time programme after their graduation/employed persons who are graduates). One participant can undergo only one programme at a time.
Fees: Rs. 20,000/- to be paid at the time of admission. Examination fees - Rs. 575/- would be paid to the University separately for each university exam
Timings: Two hours per day, three-four days a week (7:00 pm to 9:00 pm)
Reservation: As per Gujarat University rules
Examination Pattern: Internal Examination: 20% (Two hours) Continuous evaluation: 30% (Quizzes, Presentation, Attendance Assignments and Project)