Master of Arts in Political Science

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Graduate Program Director: Charles Conteh –
Graduate Admissions Coordinator: Charles Burton –


  • Canadian Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations
  • Political Theory
  • Public Policy

Entry point: September (full-time and part-time)

Program length: One year ( 3 terms)

Application deadline: February 1

How to apply:

  1. Check the university requirements and the program requirements.
  2. Complete the online application and submit the non-refundable application fee.
  3. You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program specific materials:
  • Three references are required.
  • A brief statement of your specific current academic interests and your intentions with regard to studies in a particular field of concentration. Tell us why you think our program is suited to your own special academic and research interests.
  • A current resume.
  • A copy of a paper that you have written for one of your university courses — it would be especially helpful if this essay falls within the area of interest you hope to pursue at the graduate level.

Thank you for your interest in the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Brock University!