​​The School of Public Administration and Development Economics seeks to provide students and public service professionals with skills, knowledge, and analytical tools in public affairs management and development economics, including policy making and analysis, international cooperation and the management of non-governmental organizations; enabling graduates to pursue higher studies in addition to improving the services provided to their communities; encouraging them to consider social and economic  phenomena through academic and professional lenses, and preparing them to make original and ethical intellectual contributions to the study of societal and administrative behavior.​​