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Study opportunities for foreign students in the field of
Governance and Public Policy - “Staatswissenschaften”
at the Univ...
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Welcome to the University of Passau!
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Welcome to Passau!
Passau, the “Three Rivers City”
(ca. 49,000 inhabitants)
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The University: Basic Facts
Bavaria’s youngest university (1978)
approx. 10,000 students
typical campus uni, situated at...
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Voted Germany‘s most beautiful campus
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B.A. Governance and Public Policy – “Staatswissenschaften”
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Academic Core Disciplines and Basic Facts of the B.A.:
Political Science
Economics
Sociology
History
Public Law
Key Skil...
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B.A. Curriculum:
Module Group A: Core Modules
- Lecture: GPP Basics (compulsory)
- Political Science
- Economics
- Socio...
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B.A. Curriculum:
Module Group B: Focus Modules
- Political Science
- Economics
- Sociology
- History
- Public Law
→ one ...
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B.A. Curriculum:
Module Group C: Interdisciplinary Extension Modules
- Institutional Analysis
- Economic and Social Pol...
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B.A. Curriculum:
Module Group D: Subject-specific
Extension Modules
- Political Science
- Economics
- Sociology
- Histo...
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B.A. Curriculum:
Module Group E: Key Skills Modules
Key Skills:
- presentation techniques
- basics of software-based da...
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M.A. Governance and Public Policy – “Staatswissenschaften”
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Academic Core Disciplines and Basic Facts of the M.A.:
Political Science
Sociology
South East Asian Studies
European Po...
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M.A. Curriculum:
Module Group A: Core Modules
- Governance
- State Theory
→ both are compulsory
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M.A. Curriculum:
Module Group B: Interdisciplinary Focus Modules
- Comparative Politics/Global Governance
- European In...
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M.A. Curriculum:
Module Group C: Key Skills Modules
Key Skills:
- advanced presentation techniques for graduates
- adva...
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Further Information:
General Student Advisory Service:
www.uni-passau.de/studienberatung/html
studienberatung@uni-passa...
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Thank you very much for your
attention!
I am looking forward to your
questions!
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  1. 1. Study opportunities for foreign students in the field of Governance and Public Policy - “Staatswissenschaften” at the University of Passau Briefing for students and staff from Tomsk State University, Russia 3 July 2013 | 11:15 am – 12:30 pm | (JUR) Room 147b University of Passau | Chair of Political Science Dr Christian Dölle (Assistant Professor) 1
  2. 2. 2 Welcome to the University of Passau!
  3. 3. 3 Welcome to Passau! Passau, the “Three Rivers City” (ca. 49,000 inhabitants)
  4. 4. 4 The University: Basic Facts Bavaria’s youngest university (1978) approx. 10,000 students typical campus uni, situated at the Inn: - close to the historic city centre of Passau focus on internationality: - more than 230 international partner institutions - 37 % of all Passau students spend at least one semester abroad - current rate of international students on campus around 6 – 7 % excellent study situation: - Quality of Study Monitor (HIS): Passau students more content that students at other universities - Universum Student Survey 2009: Passau among the top 3 universities in Germany excellent rankings of the university and the political science department: - e.g. by the Centre for Higher Education (CHE) with regard to the political science department, the overall study situation, student mentoring and library facilities
  5. 5. 5 Voted Germany‘s most beautiful campus
  6. 6. 6 B.A. Governance and Public Policy – “Staatswissenschaften”
  7. 7. 7 Academic Core Disciplines and Basic Facts of the B.A.: Political Science Economics Sociology History Public Law Key Skills: internship, foreign lang- uages, methods of social research Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Duration of Study: six semesters accredited by ACQUIN since December 2009
  8. 8. 8 B.A. Curriculum: Module Group A: Core Modules - Lecture: GPP Basics (compulsory) - Political Science - Economics - Sociology - History - Public Law → four out of five disciplines
  9. 9. 9 B.A. Curriculum: Module Group B: Focus Modules - Political Science - Economics - Sociology - History - Public Law → one out of five → subject of your B.A. thesis
  10. 10. 10 B.A. Curriculum: Module Group C: Interdisciplinary Extension Modules - Institutional Analysis - Economic and Social Policy - Global Governance - European Politics - Media and Communiation - Public Administration → one out of six
  11. 11. 11 B.A. Curriculum: Module Group D: Subject-specific Extension Modules - Political Science - Economics - Sociology - History - Public Law → one out of five
  12. 12. 12 B.A. Curriculum: Module Group E: Key Skills Modules Key Skills: - presentation techniques - basics of software-based data analysis Internship: - two months in Germany or abroad Methods of Empirical Social Research: - statistics - quantitative/qualitative methods of empirical social research - epistemology Foreign Languages: - Chinese, Czech, English, French, Indonesian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese
  13. 13. 13 M.A. Governance and Public Policy – “Staatswissenschaften”
  14. 14. 14 Academic Core Disciplines and Basic Facts of the M.A.: Political Science Sociology South East Asian Studies European Politics and others… Key Skills: foreign languages, ad- vanced methods of social research Degree: Master of Arts (M.A.) Duration of Study: four semesters accredited by ACQUIN since December 2009 part of DAAD’s Public Policy and Good Governance network
  15. 15. 15 M.A. Curriculum: Module Group A: Core Modules - Governance - State Theory → both are compulsory
  16. 16. 16 M.A. Curriculum: Module Group B: Interdisciplinary Focus Modules - Comparative Politics/Global Governance - European Integration - Institutions and Political Change - Public Policy → three out of four
  17. 17. 17 M.A. Curriculum: Module Group C: Key Skills Modules Key Skills: - advanced presentation techniques for graduates - advanced academic writing techniques for graduates Advanced Methods of Empirical Social Research: - advanced statistics - quantitative/qualitative methods of empirical social research Foreign Languages: - Chinese, Czech, English, French, Indonesian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese
  18. 18. 18 Further Information: General Student Advisory Service: www.uni-passau.de/studienberatung/html studienberatung@uni-passau.de University of Passau International Office: www.uni-passau.de/en/international/ international@uni-passau.de Student Registration Office: www.uni-passau.de/en/study/services/student-registration-office/ studierendensekretariat@uni-passau.de Online Information on the B.A. and M.A. Curricula “Governance and Public Policy”: www.uni-passau.de/en/study/study-options/degrees/bachelors/bachelor-governance/ www.uni-passau.de/en/study/study-options/degrees/masters/master-governance/ Student Association: GoverNET – Staatswissenschaften Passau e. V. www.governet-passau.de International Programme Coordinator at the Chair of Political Science: Dr Christian Dölle: christian.doelle@uni-passau.de
  19. 19. 19 Thank you very much for your attention! I am looking forward to your questions!

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