Kautilya School of Public Policy, Hyderabad affiliated to Gitam Deemed to be University, popularly known as GITAM (www.gitam.edu), has opened applications for academic year 2021.
The institute is offering a 2-year residential Master’s in Public Policy (MPP) Program and short-term Management Development Programs in public policy for working professionals (applications for the latter will open in January 2021).
The MPP is a 103-credit program with a curriculum designed to expand knowledge, enhance skills and instil values during the 2-year duration. At the end of the first year, students must undertake a 3-month internship with an organization of their choice. The program culminates in a master’s thesis based on capstone project undertaken either independently or with an organization as a part of faculty-led project on a current policy led issue.
The institute will also offer need-based scholarships for candidates. In the first year, scholarships to the tune of 30% of revenue will be given on a financial need basis to the candidates.
The applications and scholarships will be taken in three rounds starting from January 15, February 28 and April 15, 2021. Students seeking scholarship are advised to apply enrol in the first round itself to secure placement.
Students and aspirants can register and start their application on the website www.kautilya.org.in