Why Study Here
BSocSc Public Policy, Management, and Politics (PPMP)/ Public Policy and Politics (PP)
Brief Description
The PPMP Major (retitled as Public Policy and Politics (PP) ) aims to produce professionals able to work effectively in administrative, management, policy and political analysis positions in a wide variety of institutional settings .

The Major equips graduates with the following knowledge and skills:
• Analytical ability to engage creatively with key issues in public policy, management and politics
• Intellectual capacity to comprehend theories and knowledge in public policy, management and politics
• International vision to think globally and strategically for problem solving
• Leadership and communication skills to work effectively in administrative, management, policy and political analysis positions

After studying eight common courses, the Major offers two concentrations:
The Public Policy and Management Stream specializes in developing skills in the fundamentals of policy analysis and the processes of management in the public sector, in a wide range of policy areas: housing, urban, environment, education and health care both in Hong Kong and internationally.  Students take up managerial and administrative posts in both public and private sectors.
 
The Political Science Stream studies political affairs and international relations.  Students are exposed to major concepts and debates concerning global trends and developments in the contemporary world.  Students who take this stream pursue careers in government, journalism, business management, consultancies, Non Governmental Organizations, welfare agencies, education, and law.

Major Director: Dr. Jermain Lam
Associate Major Director: Dr Arthur Cheung
Admissions Officer: Dr. Hektor Yan

Enquiries
Tel: (852) 3442 8920
Fax: (852) 3442 0413
                                  Dr. Jermain Lam