Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)

We have detail information of TU Master of Public Administration (MPA). There are four semester in MPA which is completed in 2 years of time.

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

FOllowing are the detail information


MPA stands for “Master of Public Administration.” It’s a special degree that teaches people how to lead and manage in the government and non-profit sectors. Such as government, non-government, public enterprises and private sectors. Similarly, Master of Public Administration (MPA) program of Tribhuvan University is a common purpose program in semester system, designed to produce high-level human resources. Moreover, MPA degree is for people who want to be leaders and make the world a better place by working in the public sector.  The students need at least 1000 marks in four semester for graduation with pass in all subject.


Following are the eligibility criteria for MPA Admission:

a. Candidates who have successfully completed Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from Tribhuvan University or from any other Universities recognized.

b. Students need to pass the Admission test which is conducted by the Faculty of Management (FOM).

Contents of Admission Test

The admission test comprises of following areas :

  • Verbal Ability
  • Quantitative Ability
  • Logical Reasoning Administrative
  • General Awareness

For Model Question Paper of CMAT : CLICK HERE

Evaluation System

Following are the Evaluation system.

Type of evaluationWeightageTypesEvaluation MethodsEvaluation Responsibility
In semester evaluation40%InternalWritten tests, oral exams, term papers,
project work, class participation
Examination committee, concerned
faculty members
Semester end evaluation60%External-
Written test including the analysis of the
case and problem solving
Office of the Dean, Faculty of Management /
controller of exams of Tribhuvan University and
Purbanchal University

There are two types of evaluation. They are internal and external evaluation. External means written exam which is 100 marks.

Subject List

Following are the subject List of MPA semester wise.

First Semester

Name of the SubjectSubject CodeLecture HourCredit Hours
Fundamentals of Public AdministrationMPA 50148 Hrs3 Hrs
Development Management-IMPA 50248 Hrs3 Hrs
Public Sector Human Resource ManagementMPA 50348 Hrs3 Hrs
Public FinanceMPA 50448 Hrs3 Hrs
Local Self-governanceMPA 50548 Hrs3 Hrs

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Second Semester:

Name of the SubjectSubject Codelecture HoursCredit Hours
Development Management-IIMPA 50648 Hrs3 Hrs
Public Policy-IMPA 20748 Hrs3 Hrs
Administrative System in NepalMPA 50848 Hrs3 Hrs
Statistics for Public AdministrationMPA 50948 Hrs3 Hrs
Organizational BehaviorMPA 51048 Hrs3 Hrs

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Third Semester

Name of the SubjectSubject CodeLecture HoursCredit Hours
Public Policy IIMPA 51148 Hrs3 Hrs
Administrative LawMPA 51248 Hrs3 Hrs
Public Entreprises ManagementMPA 51348 Hrs3 Hrs
Contenporary ManagementMPA 51448 Hrs3 Hrs
Global GovernanceMPA 51548 Hrs3 Hrs

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Fourth Semester

Name of the subjectSubjectLecture HoursCredit Hours
Research Methods in Public AdministrationMPA 52648 Hrs3 Hrs
Rural/Urban DevelopmentDM 63148 Hrs3 Hrs
Development Planning and Project ManagementDM 63248 Hrs3 Hrs
Comparative Personnel Administration of SAARC CountryHRM 64148 Hrs3 Hrs
Human Resource DevelopmentHRM 64248 Hrs3 Hrs

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Hence, these are the information of Master of Public Administration (MPA).

Other Important links:

a. MPA colleges in Nepal: CLICK HERE

Frequently Asked Question.

What is the full form of MPA in Nepal?

= The full form of TU MPA is Master of Public Administration (MPA).

What does MPA mean?

= MPA means Master of Public Administration which helps a person to be leaders of an organization.

What is the cost of MPA course in Nepal?

= The cost of the MPA course in Nepal is defferent from college to college.