WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$8,256 /year
Final Award:Master of Public Policy and Management
Start Date:March 2020
Academic Unit:Strathmore Business School
Campus:Madaraka Campus
Application Deadline:
Programme Overview

The Masters in Public Policy and Management degree is a rigorous two-year programme designed to address the complex issues facing modern governments and other policy-making organizations while developing the general management skills of results-oriented professionals.The programme gives you a practical learning experience using the case-study methodology which off­ers a unique opportunity for the application of practical skills, tools and ideas to real-life problems. Our broad pool of local and international faculty are actively engaged in shaping public policy, advising both governments and organisations, locally and internationally.

The core curriculum features Public Policy and Management, Public Finance, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, General Management, Managing People in the public sector, and International aspects of public policy.

The programme offers a flexible mode of study and you can choose either evening or modular classes. This is tailored for busy executives who can opt to study for two weeks after every quarter or 3 evenings every week.

For Who
The MPPM programme is specifically designed for senior Managers and professionals both from the public sector and the corporate world with at least 2 years of managerial experience.

Admission Requirements

Academic Entry Qualifications:
Candidates must meet one of the following academic qualifications:
– Holders of First Class or Upper Second Class honour degrees in the relevant academic fields from recognized universities.
– Holders of other related qualifications from recognized universities, considered by the Academic Council as equivalent to a First Class or Upper Second Class degree.
– Holders of the Lower Second Class Degrees, plus postgraduate diplomas or certificates of diploma level or equivalent.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $45
Application Fees for International Students: $45

You can apply in the online application system. Before you apply, ensure you have the following documents:
– Certified copies of your official transcripts
– A detailed CV/Resume
– Copy of National ID/Passport
– A recent passport photos
– References/ letters of recommendation. Two overall. Professional and academic or personal
– KCSE results slip
– Leaving Certificate
The application fee is KShs 5,000 non-refundable. We administer our aptitude test called the Graduate Entrance Exam (GEE). However, you may present your GMAT results instead if they are less than four years old.

You can contact us on or call +254 703 034 414 to confirm your eligibility and for payment instructions

Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities for this programme include:
– managers at federal or state agencies,
– directors of nonprofit agencies,
– elected government officials or attorneys.

Tuition Fees Details
    [ID] => 1631
    [key] => field_5a5d9edc676a4
    [label] => Tuition Fees Duration
    [name] => tuition_fees_duration
    [prefix] => acf
    [type] => select
    [value] => /year
    [menu_order] => 49
    [instructions] => 
    [required] => 0
    [id] => 
    [class] => 
    [conditional_logic] => 0
    [parent] => 169
    [wrapper] => Array
            [width] => 50
            [class] => 
            [id] => 

    [choices] => Array
            [/year] => /year
            [/month] => /month
            [/trimester] => /trimester
            [/semester] => /semester
            [for the full programme] => for the full programme

    [default_value] => Array

    [allow_null] => 0
    [multiple] => 0
    [ui] => 0
    [ajax] => 0
    [return_format] => value
    [placeholder] => 
    [_name] => tuition_fees_duration
    [_valid] => 1
Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $8,256
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students = Kshs 909,950
Tuition Fees for International Students =
**The fees can be changed at anytime as decided by the school authorities.
**The fee for Modular also covers the meals for the duration of the course. There is a flexible payment schedule that allows you to pay in instalments.
**The fee caters for tuition, textbooks, cases, administrative fee and international module.

Relevant Contact

George N. Njenga
Dean, Strathmore Business School
Admissions Office
For Admissions Enquiries
General School Office
For General Enquiries