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A Regional Hub for Enlightened Governance

At GAPP, we graduate the next generation of public leaders. Our blended learning approach couples theoretical know-how with technical skills to enable graduates to function in a multi-media world.

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BA in Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC)

Integrated marketing communication (IMC) is the integration of all marketing communication tools under one strategic communication focus. It takes all communication tools from working in isolation to complementing each other, with the objective of communicating one unified message from the organization (or the brand) to its target consumers. 
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BA in Multimedia Communication and Journalism (MMCJ)

The journalism major involves the merging of the current print and broadcast sequences into a single (multimedia) journalism stream that exposes students to, and provides them with, basic skills for operating on all journalistic “platforms,” e.g. print, broadcast and the Internet.
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BA in Middle East Studies

Middle East Studies is an interdisciplinary program. Middle East Studies courses are taught by faculty members from Anthropology, Arabic Studies, Economics, History, Management, Political Science, and Sociology.
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Dual Degree: Political Science (B.A.) and International Human Rights Law and Justice (M.A.)

The Law Department also offers a dual degree which combines a BA in Political Science and an MA in International Human Rights Law and Justice. This dual degree creates a synergy between the existing BA in Political Science and MA in IHRLJ.
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Gender Studies Minor

The minor in gender studies program provides students with basic knowledge of gender concepts and theory from a cross-cultural perspective.
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Global and Public Affairs Minor

The minor in global and public affairs is designed to give undergraduate students a deeper appreciation of the challenges in organizing the state and public management in a global context.
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American Studies Minor

Students investigate the history of the United States, synthesize various areas of knowledge, and develop learning and research strategies needed for analysis of persistent historical questions and contemporary national and international events.
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Journalism and Mass Communication Minor

Journalism and Mass Communication JRMC plays a major role in developing the region’s print, advertising and broadcast media. The program immerses its students in the industry to become perfectly in tune with the challenges and expectations they are to face.
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Arabic Writing and Reporting

The Arabic Writing and Reporting minor develops essential Arabic language skills appropriate to a variety of professional and community contexts.
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Full Rankings

Eduniversal Best Masters ranking has awarded GAPP with several “Best Masters” rankings for 2022. Based on the analysis of the educational offerings of approximately 4000 schools and universities in 154 countries.
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First - Master of Global Affairs- International Management in Africa  2021 - 2022

First - Master of Public Administration - Management in Africa  2021-2022

Second - Master of Laws - International Business Law in Africa 2021-2022

Third - Master of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication - Corporate Communications in Africa 2021-2022

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