Political Science - PhD at Waterloo

At a glance:

Application deadline

  • February 1 (for admission in September)

Graduate research fields

  • Canadian Politics
  • International Relations
  • Political Economy

Study option

  • Thesis

Minimum admission requirements

  • Students must hold a Master's degree with a minimum 80% average or equivalent in political science, or a related discipline.
  • Experienced professionals in the private or public sectors will be considered for admission, but additional course work may be required.
  • Three references, normally from academic sources.
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5).