Colleges and Universities Offering PhD in Public Administration in South Africa

  • Course Name: PhD in Public Administration(Public Administration)
  • Major Subject: Public Administration
  • Course Category: Doctorate Courses

PhD in Public Administration is a research-based doctoral degree program that focuses on advancing knowledge and understanding in the field of public administration, governance and policy-making. The program is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and expertise to conduct original research, contribute to the academic literature and address complex challenges in the public sector. The program focuses on research and coursework requirements are typically minimal. Students are expected to complete a research proposal and undertake independent research under the guidance of a faculty supervisor. Students should note that specific details of the PhD in Public Administration program may vary among universities in South Africa. Therefore, it's advisable to refer to the respective university's website or program guidelines for comprehensive and up-to-date information.

The following are some of the career opportunities for PhD in Public Administration graduates in South Africa:
i. Nonprofit and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
ii. Public Sector Management
iii. Research and Evaluation
iv. International Organizations
v. Academic Careers
vi. Public Policy Analyst
vii. Public Administration Consultant
viii. Government Advisor

Institutions Offering PhD in Public Administration

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