Welcome to Political Science

With four central strengths - Canadian Politics, Global Politics, Politics & Business, and Public Policy & Administration  - Political Science at Waterloo offers innovative specializations and career relevant minors that explore Ideas for Changing the World.

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  1. Jan. 11, 2019Political Science MA applications due February 1apply for our program

  2. Feb. 7, 2019Israel-Palestine Study Tour Israel Palestine Study Tour - photo of city in Israel

    Israel-Palestine Study Tour 

    The Political Science Department has a limited number of spots available as part of the Israel-Palestine Study Tour. The trip is August 16-August 30 2019, and the approximate cost to students will be $4100 - $4800 including airfare, transport, accommodation, and some meals.

  3. Jan. 17, 2019Can we rely on international organizations?conference poster

    Can we rely on international organizations?

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