The interdisciplinary graduate degree in power, conflict, and ideas at UBC’s Okanagan campus brings together diverse perspectives, insights, tools, and techniques needed to comprehend and address today’s challenges, and allow graduates to become agents of change.
Students will study the dynamics of political environments, learn how to use archives and historical data, study social theory and theoretical approaches, learn how to apply ethical frameworks, and develop critical analytical skills. In pursuing this field of study, students will be able to pursue rigorous graduate study that culminates in an in-depth individual research project.
The interdisciplinary nature of the Power, Conflict, and Ideas program from University of British Columbia, drawing from multiple faculties and departments, allows for a range of teaching and research opportunities in different departments.
- Criminology, law, and legal systems
- Social movements and political consciousness
- Gender, social reproduction, and sexuality
- Inequality, economic systems, and social policy
- Critical race theory, intersectionality
- Ideology, religion, and identity in conflict
- Post-humanism, interspecies, and critical animal studies
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Online application and application fee
- Official transcripts for all post-secondary institutions attended
- Statement of Intent
- English language test (for non-native speakers of English)
- CV or resumé
- Three reference forms or letters
International8604 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8604 CAD per year during 24 months.
National4897 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4897 CAD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Kelowna
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.