The Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Politics and Public Administration is a four-year programme. Applicants can apply for admission to Year 1, Year 2 or Year 3.
Year 2 entry: For holders of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in any discipline.
Year 3 entry: For holders of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in a related area.
The politics and public administration curriculum guides students to develop knowledge and skills in the study of political science and public administration. Specifically, the curriculum aims to equip students with an in-depth knowledge of politics and public administration; arouse their interest in studying global and public problems and issues related to the management of the government; familiarize them with the knowledge and skills for conducting research within the discipline; and analyse public problems of the world and their society.
Politics and public administration graduates will be capable of further studies or pursuing a career in a wide range of fields, especially in the public sector.
• Year 1 entry: 4 years