Department of Government Studies

The Department of Government Studies (DGS), is located in the School of Civil Service, Public Administration and Governance.


  • To undertake consultancy, design and facilitate short and long courses in public policy and good governance
  • To promote research  and discussion of contemporary public policy issues


  • Design, conduct long and short courses in policy and evaluation related fields for public sector, media and NGOs personnel
  • Undertake policy research
  • Respond with bespoke training and consultancy services to requests by public sector agencies
  • Propose interdisciplinary dialogue in selected areas of public policy studies in order to develop leadership in policy analysis and evaluation