ADA
School of Public and International Affairs

Bachelor of Arts in Public Affairs

Bachelor of Arts in Public Affairs program prepares highly intellectual policy makers for immediate high-impact in all facets of public affairs. Upon graduation, these skilled students will be able to apply analytical and quantitative thinking to distill general rules from the disarray of complex real-world issues to design comprehensive and effective policies. Enhanced communication skills and social responsibility make integral part of this program. Our graduates will excel in professional life in private, non-profit and public sectors at local, national or regional level.  

In addition to majoring in Public Affairs, students may choose their free electives and course overloads carefully to get a second career track on any possible undergraduate area offered at ADA University. Second career track improves employability chances of students and allows to diversify student learning outcomes. 

Close to the end of their studies, students apply their knowledge to real-world scenarios by working on a Capstone project.

Students can find details of Capstone project in this guide: Capstone Project Guidelines

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What you study at BAPA

AREA OF STUDY DISCIPLINE COURSE TITLE ECTS
General Education
  • Mathematics & Decision Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Humanities
  • Natural Sciences
  • Professional Development
  • Professional Development
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Writing & Information Literacy
  • Writing & Information Literacy
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Philosophy or Perspectives on Ethics & Values
  • History of Azerbaijan or Literature of Azerbaijan
  • Fundamentals of Physics or Introduction to Environmental Sciences
  • Public Speaking & Persuasion
  • Leadership, Ethics & Communication - Challenges of Society
  • Introduction to Sociology or Introduction to Social Psychology
  • Civilizations & Cultures or Azerbaijani Studies
  • Writing & Information Literacy I
  • Writing & Information Literacy II
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
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Major Core
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Political Science
  • Management
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Mathematics & Decision Sciences
  • Mathematics & Decision Sciences
  • Mathematics & Decision Sciences
  • Public Affairs & Governance
  • Public Administration Theories
  • Public Management
  • Law & Public Affairs
  • Crisis Management
  • Public Finance & Budgets
  • Human Resources Management
  • Policy Analysis & Program Evaluation
  • Project Management
  • Public Consultancy Project - Capstone
  • State & Politics
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Modern World History
  • Gender, Diversity & Culture
  • Media & Culture
  • Management Information Systems
  • Research Methods I
  • Research Methods II
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
AREA OF STUDY DISCIPLINE COURSE TITLE ECTS
Technical Elective
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • EU Institutions
  • Comparative Public Administration
  • E-Governance
  • Environmental Management
  • Local Government
  • Geographic Information System
  • Government Accounting & Financial Reporting
  • Topics in Public Law
  • Transition Economic
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
AREA OF STUDY DISCIPLINE COURSE TITLE ECTS
Functional Enabler
  • Professional Development
  • Professional Development
  • Professional Development
  • My ADA
  • Data & Computing Skills
  • Career Development Skills & Strategies
  • 6
  • 6
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