Public Policy and Public Administration, M.A. | Concordia University Montréal | Montréal, Canada
M.A. On Campus

Public Policy and Public Administration

24 months
622 CAD/credit 13995 CAD/year
284 CAD/credit 6390 CAD/year
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The Public Policy and Public Administration program offered by Concordia University Montréal gives you the training needed to succeed in public sector organizations, including the public service and non-governmental organizations.


Program Details

With the MA in Public Policy and Public Administration at Concordia University Montréal you can apply your research to issues of democratic governance, analyzing complex political situations in order to provide expert strategic advice. 

Coursework and events organized through the Workshops of Social Science Research provide occasions to connect with political leaders and pundits, senior-level bureaucrats and academics. Students enrolled in the internship option benefit from a four-month job placement in the public or private sector during the final semester of their studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Policy and the Governmental Process in Canada
  • Research Design
  • International Relations Theory
  • Comparative Public Policy
  • Environmental Policy and Governance
  • Policy Making and the National Purpose in Canada
  • Ageing and Public Policy
  • Globalization and Regional Integration
  • Economic Policy After Keynes
  • Judicial Politics and Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B- (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate honours degree or the equivalent is required.
  • Proficiency in English. Applicants whose primary language is not English must demonstrate that their knowledge of English is sufficient to pursue graduate studies in their chosen field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13995 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 622 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    6390 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 284 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Quebec residents: $90,84 per credit.

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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