Что я буду изучать?

The Department of Political Science at the University of Calgary is one of the strongest in Canada. Our scholars have long been pivotal in shaping Canadian political discourse, through publishing key research in major journals, and through training graduate students to become leaders in academic, public and private sector careers.

Our program 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

University instructor, government policy analyst, non-governmental organizations, United Nations.

A master’s degree in political science will give you the pre-requisite for a PhD.

Completion requirements

Core Courses

Two or three courses in a primary field: Canadian politics, comparative politics, international relations or political thought.

Research Methods

Students demonstrate knowledge of research methods or complete a course on quantitative analysis in political science.

Additional Courses

Topics may include history of political thought, political theory, Canadian political process, foreign policy and more.


Students will be required to submit and defend an original research thesis.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Faculty of Arts

Варианты обучения


CAN $12,695 Program fee for first 12 months of study; International continuing fee: CAN $3,693; General fee 12 months of study: CAN $1,830
Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Сентябрь 2022


Faculty of Arts

Social Sciences Building, Room 102,

618 Campus Place NW,


Alberta (AB),

T2N 1N4, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

Applicants must have the grade of 3.0 (B+) on a 4-point scale in third and fourth year-level course work. English language Requirements: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 86 with no section less than 20 (Internet-based) or 560 (paper-based); International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 with no section less than 6.0 (Academic version); Michigan English Language Battery (MELAB) score of 80, or higher; Pearson Test of English (PTE) score of 59, or higher (Academic version).

Для иностранных студентов

Students must have minimum education with a four-year BA in Political Science or a strong background in Political Science: at least 5.0 full-course equivalents in Political Science.

GPA: 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.

English Language Requirements

  • TOEFL score of 105 (Internet-based) or 600 (paper-based).
  • IELTS score of 7.5 (Academic version)
  • MELAB score of 86, or higher
  • PTE score of 75, or higher (Academic version)

Требования к IELTS могут отличаться в зависимости от выбранного курса


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