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Upcoming: Overdoing Democracy: The Problem of Political Polarization Tue 18 August 2020 Speaker: Robert Talisse, Vanderbilt University 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
Upcoming: Defending Education: A Democratic Role for Courts in Education Policy Tue 16 June 2020 Speaker: Dr. Alexandra Oprea, School of Politics and IR, Australian National University 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
Upcoming: Policy making and democratic responsiveness: The explanatory potential of values Tue 14 July 2020 Speaker: Linda Botterill, University of Canberra 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
Upcoming: People haven't had enough of experts: technocratic attitudes among citizens in nine European countries Tue 9 June 2020 Speaker: Daniele Caramani, University of Zurich 11:00am - 12:00pm Read More
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The Institute was born from a belief that the best graduate education is a product of cutting edge teaching and learning methods underpinned by the highest quality applied research. We are therefore dedicated to promoting outstanding public sector leadership, policy and delivery that really works for the benefit of the public.

The Institute is a leading international provider of postgraduate and professional development programs for overseas, Commonwealth and State jurisdictions on governance, leadership and public policy themes.

We deliver four types of program:

  1. Graduate certificate programs leading to MPA for Commonwealth Government Departments (co-designed with the Australian public Service).
  2. Purpose built leadership programs for Australian public sector and overseas governments.
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TOP UP YOUR GRADUATE CERTIFICATE QUALIFICATIONS TO EARN A MASTERS DEGREE Thu 3 January 2019 Discover how to top up your Graduate Certificate qualifications to earn a Masters Degree. Read More
Masters in Public Administration (MPA) Thu 3 January 2019 Our MPA program has been specifically tailored to meet the needs of graduates appointed to public... Read More