Hertie School of Governance


The Hertie School of Governance prepares exceptional students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society. The School also offers experienced professionals the opportunity to deepen their skills in the field of public management. A renowned international faculty with expertise in economics, business, law, political and social science take an interdisciplinary, policy-oriented approach to the School´s teaching and research agenda.

Location: Berlin, Germany

Level: Graduate

Number of placements available: Up to 2 students each fall semester

Semester of study available: Fall

Fall Semester Dates: Late August – Mid December

Areas of study: Governance, policy analysis, management, economics, law

Language of instruction: English

Courses: USC graduate students may take up to 12 credits from the Hertie School’s Master of Public Policy (MPP) program. Students can take Hertie’s elective courses only (Hertie’s core and project courses are not open to USC students).

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