Public Administration > M.A. - Public Administration

M.A. Public Administration - Stands for Master of Arts in Public Administration. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Public Administration is the study of administrative and executive power. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Political Theory, Public Administration and Governance, Public Policy, Indian Political System, Administrative Thinkers, Organizational Behaviour, Research Methodology, Financial Administration, Rural and Urban Governments, Political Economy, Global Political Economy and Governance etc.

Basic Eligibility

 

For pursuing an M.A. in public administration a candidate must have completed his/her graduation in any discipline. Usually the duration for the master's degree program is 2 years.

Job Prospects

Certain Sectors where jobs are offered: -

 

  • Correctional Treatment Specialist
  • Administrative Officer
  • Emergency Services
  • Public Works
  • Management Analyst
  • Labor Management Relations Specialist
  • Personnel Management Specialist
  • Economic Development
  • Social Worker
  • Customs Inspector
  • Border Patrol Agent
  • Municipal Planning
  • Police
  • Fire

 

Jobs in Government organization: -

As mentioned earlier, public administration is a crucial sector for any country and as far as India is concerned the need for public administration officers is increasing. Government in India conductins Civil Services Examinations for appointing candidates to the following positions: -

 

  • Foreign service offices
  • District administrators
  • Police offices
     

Audit and revenue officers in: -

 

  • Governance
  • Law & Order


What is the expected salary in Government Public Administration Sector?

In All India Civil Service Cadres, candidates are normally appointed in junior scale selection grade at the beginning of their career and these candidates can earn a salary of Rs. 30,000 per month in their initially stage . Whereas an experienced candidate draws a pay of Rs.80,000 at the senior grade scale.

Institutes Offering M.A. - Public Administration

ITRC - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Abhinav Institute of Technology & Management, Thane - Master of Arts (Public Admninistration)
Acharya Nagarjuna University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Andhra University College of Arts & Commerce - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Annamalai University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Anugrah Narayan College - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Arcade Business College - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - Master of Arts in Public Administration
C.M. Dubey Post Graduate College - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Centre for Life Long Learning - Master of Arts in Public Administration
CMJ University - Masters in Public Administration.
Department of Political Science and Public Administration-Acharya Nagarjuna University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Department of Politics and Public Administration-University of Madras - Master of Arts in Public Management
Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education, Utkal University - Master of Arts In Public Administration
Directorate of Distance Education, Madurai Kamaraj University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Dr. Hari Singh Gour Vishwavidyalaya - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management (EIILM), Namchi - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Government Arts College, Coimbatore - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Government Dungar College , Bikaner - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Government P. G. College, Tonk - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Govt. Madhav Arts, Commerce and Law College, Ujjain - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Govt. Maharani Sudarshan Girls College, Bikaner - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya - Master of Arts In Public Administration
Guru Nanak Khalsa College - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Himachal Pradesh University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Indira Gandhi National Open University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Institute for Excellence in Higher Education (IEHE) - Master of Arts in Public Administration
International Centre for Distance Education and Open Learning, Shimla - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Jiwaji University - Master Of Arts In Public Adminstration
K.P.B. Hinduja College of Commerce, Mumbai - Master of Arts in Public Relations
Kakatiya University (KU), Warangal - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Karnataka State Open University, Bangalore - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Kiran Institute of IT & Management - Master of Arts in Public Adminstaration
Krantiguru Shyamji Krishna Verma Kachchh University (KSKV) - Master in Public Administration
Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Madras Christian College - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University - Master of Arts In Public Administration
Maulana Azad National Urdu University - Master of Arts in Public Administratiion
Meenakshi College for Women - Tamil Nadu - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Meenakshi College for Women - Tamil Nadu - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Mizoram University - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
Mohanlal Sukhadia University - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
N.S.Patel Arts College - Master of Public Administration
Nalanda Open University - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
National College, Hyderabad - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
NIMTT, Kolkata - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Nizam College, Hyderabad - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Orion Institute of Management & Technology, Alkapuri - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Osmania University, Hyderabad - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU), Gandhinagar - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Panjab University, Chandigarh - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Pioneer College of Management - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Pioneer College of Management - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Pondicherry University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Post Graduate College, Secunderabad - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Chandigarh - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Saga Institute of Management Studies - Master of Arts in Public Administration
School of Distance Learning & Continuing Education, Kakatiya University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
School of Social Sciences-Mizoram University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Sri Krishnadevaraya University - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Sri Venkateshwara Institute of Distance Education - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Sri YNCollege - Master of Arts in Public Administration
St. John's College - Master Of Arts in Public Administration
Sun Institute of Technical Education & IT - Master of Arts in Public Administration
University College of Arts and Social Sciences, Hyderabad - Master of Arts in Public Administration
University of Lucknow - Master of Arts in Public Administration
University of Lucknow - Master of Arts in Public Administration
University of Madras, Chennai - Master of arts In Public Administration
University of Madras, Chennai - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
University of Mysore - Master of Arts in Public Administration
Utkal University, Bhubaneswar - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
Utkal University, Bhubaneswar - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
Utkal University, Bhubaneswar - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
Uttarakhand Open University - Master of Arts in Public Administration
VCC Computer Education - Master of Arts in Public Adminstaration
Veer Kunwar Singh University - Master of Arts in Public Adminstaration
Vijayanagara Sri Krishnadevaraya University - PG Diploma in Pubic Admninistration
Vikram University, Ujjain - Master Of Arts In Public Administration
Vivekanand Institute of Management and Engineering - Master of Arts in Public Adminstaration

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