Admission open for MA Public Administration 2023-24

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  • MA Public Administration is a 2-year post-graduate program offered by the Social Science department of various universities across the country. The main aim of the course is to provide comprehensive knowledge of the interrelationships between the State, Society, and Administration.

    Candidates should have a minimum aggregate of 50% or its equivalent CGPA in graduation from a recognized university to be eligible for the course. This course will enlighten the learners on various administrative theories, postulates, models, processes, methods, etc. 

    The average annual tuition fee to study a full-time MA Public Administration program ranges from INR 5,000 - INR 1,20,000 depending on the college.MA Public Administration graduates can pursue jobs in the private sector and work as human resource managers, legal counselors, consultants, or marketing managers. They will also get huge job opportunities in the various administrative departments of the government. The average starting salary ranges from INR 4-7 Lakhs.

    MA Public Administration: What is it about?

    Check the below-mentioned points to know more about the Master of Public Administration course details:

    Why MA Public Administration?

    Candidates can choose MA in Public Administration due to it following advantages:

    MA Public Administration Job Profiles and Career Prospects

    Public administration has quickly grown in prominence in India and the scope of the administration is increasing day by day. 

    Some of the job options are mentioned below:

    Job Position

    Job Description

    Average Annual Salary

    Budget analyst

    To ensure the proper management of financial and other resources

    INR 6,50,000

    Tax Examiner

    To regulate and control financial mismanagement and ensure all taxes are collected as per the law

    INR 6,00,000

    Administrative officer

    To provide administrative support to an organization including inventory management, organizing company records, roster scheduling, budget and office reporting, invoicing and customer service.

    INR 3,50,000


    To offer advice and expertise to organizations to help them improve their business performance in terms of operations, profitability, management, structure, and strategy

    INR 6,00,000-7,00,000

    MA Public Administration Future Scope

    Ph.D. Public Administration: Ph.D. Public Administration or Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration is a Doctorate Level Public Administration course. The minimum duration of the course is three years and the maximum is five years. The final stage of the course is the submission of the ‘thesis’ prepared during the course.

    M.Phil Public Administration: M.Phil. in Public Administration is a 2-year Post-Graduate academic research course in the domain of Public Administration, eligibility to which is having a master’s degree with minimum 55% marks in related fields from any recognized central or state/private/deemed university.