Northern Institute (NI) at Charles Darwin University offer a Master of Public Policy (SPPOL1) degree and we are now taking enrolments for 2018. We are running 45 minute information sessions (Casuarina campus and Darwin City) to give prospective students an opportunity to learn more about the course, discuss study options and ask questions. These sessions will provide an overview of the course, how to apply and information on study options. You will also have the opportunity to discuss with the Course Coordinator about the course suitability to your professional and educational goals.


There are no Master of Public Policy Information Sessions scheduled at the moment.

  • CLOSED - Thursday, 1 February 2018 at 2.30 - 3.30pm in the Timor Meeting Room, Northern Australia Development Office (NADO), Ground Floor, Development House, 76 The Esplanade (MAP)
  • CLOSED Thursday, 1 February 2018 at 5.30 - 6.30pm in the Savanna Room, Yellow Building 1 Level 2 Room 48, Casuarina Campus, CDU (MAP)

Come and talk to the lecturers and see how this course can help you achieve your goals for your career, help you explore the issues and challenges you face in your work in public policy, or make a start on a new career in public policy research. 


If you would prefer a private individual or group session please contact the Northern Institute to discuss. Live interstate or overseas? We can organise an online session to suit your schedule. Contact us on 08 8946 7468 or

About the Master of Public Policy (MPP)

The MPP is designed to prepare policy makers with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage in effective and ethical research for policy development, implementation and evaluation. It provides a unique opportunity to develop individual students’ analytical and research capacity through supervision with established public policy researchers, policy developers and evaluators working in northern contexts. 

For more detailed information including course outline, unit details and credit points, testimonials and intensive modes on offer please visit