About Maxwell & India


Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs is the leading school of public administration and policy analysis in the United States, according to the US News & World Report. Founded in 1924, 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 200 faculty members affiliated with Maxwell’s Executive Education Programs. Programming and research focuses include: public budgeting and finance, public management/administration, nonprofit management, information and technology management, environmental policy and management, public policy analysis, city management and urban policy, health policy and management, and social policy.

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The Maxwell School of Syracuse University has worked closely with the government and people of India since 1952. After more than 70 years, the school continues to strengthen and expand its relationship with the sub-continent.

Thousands of senior officials have participated in Maxwell executive training programs based in India and the U.S. Additional officials have graduated with either an Executive Masters in Public Administration or a Certificate of Advance Study in Public Administration. Maxwell’s growing India alumni network now includes senior government officials serving in every state​, as well as representatives of ​both the nonprofit and business communities.



Executive Education’s mission is to support The Maxwell School’s effort to “advance citizenship, scholarship, and leadership around the world” to “educate leaders for a global community.” For over 50 years, Executive Education Programs has accomplished its mission by coordinating and managing education programs and executive degree programs for thousands of leaders from the government, private, and non-profit sectors from around the world. The design and delivery of all India education programs for The Maxwell School is managed by Executive Education Programs.