Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP)

Enhance your career with a Master’s of Public Administration degree from UCL Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP)

About Us

Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP)

UCL STEaPP mobilises science, technology, engineering and policy expertise to help change the world for the better.

We are recognised as a global hub for innovative research and education activities. Our high-profile partners across government, industry and the third sector are ensuring that our research has an impact on the ground and that our education programmes have an applied focus.

Our Master's degrees provide professionals with tools and skills to work at the interface between science, technology, engineering and public policy.

We are a constituent part of UCL, a world-leading centre for teaching, research and public engagement. UCL is London's leading multidisciplinary university, with more than 11,000 staff and 38,000 students from 150 different countries.

Teaching and Research Excellence

We are consistently placed in the global top 20 in a wide range of world rankings. Currently we are 7th in the QS World University Rankings (2016/17) and 3rd in Europe in the Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic World Rankings (2016).

We are a world-leader in research, with outstanding results in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

Central London Location

Our central London location gives our students access not only to the best in entertainment and nightlife, but also to cultural and academic resources. We are close to, and have teaching and research links with, countless hospitals, museums, galleries, libraries and professional bodies.

Virtual Open Days

Our virtual open days give you an opportunity to meet departmental staff and academic experts. Register online to attend the next event.

How to Apply

You can complete and submit an application form online.

Contact Us

There are several ways to contact us and find out more about STEaPP's MPA programmes. You can forward questions or schedule a call with a member of our admissions team to discuss any aspect of our MPA degrees, email: steapp.admissions@ucl.ac.uk.

You can also register your interest to receive email updates about bursary opportunities, alumni stories and the latest departmental news.

Contact details

UCL STEaPP (2nd Floor)
Boston House
36-37 Fitzroy Square
London
W1T 6EY
United Kingdom
Email: steapp.admissions@ucl.ac.uk

General funding sources

For general sources of funding that may apply for study in this department, visit the page(s) below.