Class Start - January 2024
* Selection test differs for every programme
Our comprehensive Masters in Public Policy program is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and strategies needed to navigate the complex landscape of public policy and drive meaningful change.
Throughout this masters in public policy program, you will delve into a diverse array of subjects that are crucial for effective policy formulation, implementation, and evaluation. From mastering the intricacies of economic and financial data analysis to understanding game theory, pricing, and the global economy, you will gain a deep understanding of the factors that shape policy decisions.
Our expert faculty, comprised of industry leaders and seasoned academics, will guide you through the exploration of topics such as applied macroeconomics, contemporary issues in the Indian economy, public finance, and machine learning applications in policy analysis. With a strong emphasis on practical learning, you will develop hands-on skills in program evaluation, probability, and stochastic systems, enabling you to make data-driven policy recommendations.
By the time you graduate, you will be armed with the expertise to address real-world challenges and drive evidence-based policy changes. Whether you aspire to work in government agencies, international organizations, think tanks, or the private sector, our Master's in Public Policy will empower you to shape policies that foster positive social, economic, and environmental outcomes. Join us and become a catalyst for change in the dynamic field of public policy.
Meet our distinguished faculty, accomplished experts in economics, finance, and policy analysis, dedicated to shaping the policy leaders of tomorrow
Dive into a comprehensive curriculum designed by experts at IIT Kanpur for the Masters in Public Policy. Blend theory with hands-on learning, gaining expertise in policy analysis and formulation through real-world case studies.
eMasters in Public Policy consist of Core (C), Specialization (S), and Electives (E) modules and Projects (P). Participants are given flexibility in deciding on electives and projects and follow the 6C + 3S + 2E + P structure.
Economic and Financial Data Analysis
Introduction to Finance and Accounting
Game Theory and Strategy
Money and Banking
Global Economy and International Finance
Contemporary Issues in Indian Economy
Public Policy with Program Evaluation
Economics of Platforms
Applied Corporate Finance
Advanced Financial Econometrics
Machine Learning Applications
Probability and Stochastic Systems
Application fee ₹1500 (to be paid during application submission)
Fee structure for candidates opting to complete the program in 1 year.
To be paid within 1 week of selection
To be paid to complete enrollment
To be paid at the beginning of every quarter based on no. of modules selected
(Total 12 Modules)
₹45,000 per module
To be paid at the beginning of every quarter
₹15,000 per quarter
*For every additional quarter, fees of Rs 15,000 will be applicable.
Candidates opting to complete the program in 5 quarters need to pay an additional fee of ₹15,000
Candidates opting to complete the program in 11 quarters need to pay an additional fee of ₹1,05,000
All other fees remain the same.
Fee paid are non-refundable and non-transferable
The curriculum for eMasters in Public Policy comprises Core (C), Specialization (S), and Electives (E) modules and Projects (P). Participants are given flexibility in deciding on electives and projects and follow the 6C + 3S + 2E + P structure.
Established in 1959 by the Government of India, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) is a globally acclaimed university for world-class education and research in science, engineering, management and humanities. We aim to provide leadership in technological innovation for the growth of India.
The eMasters Program by IIT Kanpur will be delivered on iPearl.ai, a State-of-the-Art digital learning platform powered by TalentSprint. iPearl.ai, highly rated for its user experience, is a direct-to-device platform that works seamlessly on any internet-connected device and provides a single sign-on experience for all your learning needs, including recorded videos, reading material, live interactive sessions, assignments, quizzes, discussion forums, virtual lounges and more.