Educational Programs for Research Students
Think boldly. Push boundaries. Contribute to a greater understanding of policy in Canada and globally.
Are you interested in conducting policy research alongside internationally acclaimed faculty, while discovering solutions that benefit society?
Our research-intensive programs provide you with knowledge of classical and contemporary theories of public policy, different frameworks used for policy analysis, decision-making, and research concepts and techniques for collecting and analyzing quantitative or qualitative data. You will also have opportunities to work on large-scale research projects, conduct your own research, and advance policy dialogue as it relates to 21st-century problems.
|Program||Designed For||Type||Length||Delivery Mode|
|Master of Public Policy
||Individuals looking to conduct policy research; undergraduate degree required.||Research-based Graduate Degree||2 years||in-person|
|Ph.D. in Public Policy||Individuals looking to conduct policy research; master's degree required.||Research-based Graduate Degree||4 years||in-person|
|Ph.D. in Applied Economics||Individuals looking to conduct research in applied economics; master's degree required.||Research-based Graduate Degree||4 years||in-person|