Celebrating more than 60 years of partnership with India

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We are a part of India’s past, present, and future

The Maxwell School has hosted thousands of senior Government of India officials in our Executive Education, Advanced Certificate, and Degree programs. In addition to our exclusive programming with the Government of India, Executive Education Programs also facilitates 12 advanced certificates, 2 Masters degrees, and numerous customized training opportunities that build upon our history of close collaborations with government and academic institutions both internationally and throughout the United States.



For over half a century, thousands of Indian government officials have sought to further their education and skill sets through the Maxwell School’s Executive Education Programs.

Examples of customized, short-term executive education programs that have been developed for the Government of India.

The Maxwell School’s Executive Education Department offers two Executive degrees: Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) and the Executive Master of International Relations (EMIR).

For mid-career professionals seeking a flexible alternative or supplement to their master’s degree studies, the Maxwell School’s Executive Education Programs offers 9 certificates of advanced study, with content ranging from Public Administration to Conflict Resolution and Leadership of Non-Government Organizations to e-Government and Environmental Decision-Making.

The Maxwell School’s Executive Education Department designs, designs, develops and delivers more than 20 short-term, non-degree executive education programs each year.

These are fellowship programs sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and visiting scholars who take advantage of the robust and flexible academic environment at the Maxwell School.

More than 3,000 Students & Participants

More than 60 Years working with India

More than 40 Programs with the Government of India

No. 1 in Public Management and Leadership

The Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs of Syracuse University


Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs is a leading school of public administration and policy analysis in the United States. The Maxwell School has trained preeminent civil servants for nearly a century, distinguishing itself with a record of commitment to the global public good. Translating theory into practice is a hallmark of the more than 155 full-time faculty members affiliated with the executive training programs of the Maxwell School.

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