The Master's Program in Public Administration and Public Policy seeks to contribute to society through the transformation of the public and to improve the participation of governmental and non-governmental actors in the analysis, design, implementation and evaluation of better public policies in different levels of government and in the three branches of the Union.

The objective of this program is to train professionals who:

  • To be leaders in solving public problems through innovative proposals of public policy and transformation of government work.
  • Be transforming agents of change dedicated to solving society's most urgent challenges through the development of strategies for the successful implementation of public policies.
  • Public servants at all government levels interested in going more deeply into their knowledge in the areas of public administration and public policy.
  • Private sector professionals seeking to specialize in government-business relations.
  • Researchers and professionals in the social area interested in creating cutting-edge knowledge in the fields of public administration
  • Public entrepreneurs interested in creating and transforming their environment

Comply with the comprehensive evaluation required in the admission process, through an interview conducted by the admissions committee of the graduate program. In addition, the following is necessary:

  1. Simple copy of the Bachelor´s degree Certificate where the following information is indicated:
    1. The overall GPA.
    2. Completion date of all the subjects of the study plan.
  2. Simple copy of the Bachelor´s degree.
  3. Motivation letter or essay in which the candidate explains the reasons for his or her interest in the program, his or her potential contribution to it and the area in which he or she wishes to develop professionally.
  4. Curriculum vitae.
  5. When applicable, submit two letters of recommendation in the institutional format, from employers or professors.
  6. When applicable, take the Postgraduate Studies Admission Test (PAEP), and obtain at least 500 points in the adaptive version or its equivalent in other exams authorized by the Institution.
  7. When applicable, obtain at least 550 points in the TOEFL exam or its equivalent in the other exams authorized by the Institution as an instrument to assess the sufficiency of English language proficiency.

*The admission process may change without prior notice from the Admissions Committee

**Admission is the first step: then you can enroll in your graduate program of interest.


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2 years


Escuela de Gobierno y Transformación Pública Monterrey

Escuela de Gobierno y Transformación Pública Santa Fe




Once completed their studies the graduate will be able to:

  • Design, implement and evaluate public policies with the highest possible technical requirements through the rigorous use of technical and methodological tools, statistics and economic analysis.
  • Use cutting-edge analytical frameworks in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of public policies.
  • Undertake empirical analysis on public policy applications through data science management and rigorous statistical analysis
  • To work on public policy from an interdisciplinary perspective