Graduate programs

The Department of Political Science introduces students to political ideals and realities. Our programs cover all fields of the discipline:

 

Political Ideas
Administration and Public Policy
Power and Behaviour
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Quebec and Canadian Politics

Job outlook

At the master's level, the streams with a thesis or supervised project are normally the 1st step toward a college or university teaching career. In recent years, our students have gone on to complete their PhDs at some of the top universities in Quebec and abroad.

Our graduates who have studied Public and International Affairs can find jobs in a variety of fields:

  • News media
  • Political parties
  • Non-governmental organizations
  • Interest groups
  • Provincial, federal and international public institutions