A Masters that offers both academic rigor and reputation with EU practitioner insight.

MEPP is a one-year Advanced Masters programme situated 20 minutes from the heart of Europe. The programme builds on the international reputation of KU Leuven and develops a course that prepares students for careers in governments, international bodies and research.

With an explicit focus on Europe and the comparative aspect of research, MEPP is a rigorous and valuable course for individuals interested in the EU and Europe.

As a university KU Leuven ranks 5th on the continent, 12th in Europe and 35th worldwide (THE 2016), with the Faculty of Social Sciences ranked as 1st on the continent (THE 2016).

MEPP furthermore prides itself on being an EAPAA-accredited programme. The European Association for Public Administration Accreditation (EAPAAis Europe’s leading accreditation agency when it comes to Public Administation and guarantees MEPP's high standing educational quality.

‘MEPP is a unique programme in Europe. It provides students with different educational backgrounds with the opportunity to learn more about public management and administration’
— Veerle Sterckx, MEPP 2014

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