Our MA in Political Science program at the University of Calgary covers the traditional fields of political science, and offers unparalleled strengths in the areas of political violence, international law, history of political thought, gender and politics, political parties, electoral politics and indigenous politics.
Students are given the tools and guidance needed to work at a high level on theoretical and practical problems of crucial political importance, domestically and globally.
Outcomes and next steps
Government policy analyst, researcher, consultant, non-governmental organizations, international organizations.
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- Qualitative Analysis in Political Science
- Special Topics in Political Theory
- Special Topics in Political Science
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPolitical Science View 41 other Masters in Political Science in Canada
- A minimum of 3.4 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
- A four-year BA in Political Science or a strong background in Political Science: at least 5.0 full-course equivalents in Political Science.
- Sample of written work, preferably a paper submitted for a Political Science course.
- A supervisor is required, and must agree to oversee the student's research before admission will be granted.
- A statement of research interests
- Email confirmation from a potential supervisor who is interested in supervising your work
- Two reference letters
International13330 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13330 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National5873 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5873 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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