The Department of Political Science is a research-oriented community of scholars dedicated to the pursuit of the highest standards of academic and scholarly excellence,
Graduate studies. We provide the only English-language graduate program in Public Policy and Public Administration in the province of Quebec, which includes a popular internship option. Our PhD in Political Science attracts doctoral students from all corners of the world.
Undergraduate studies. Our students can choose from a variety of undergraduate programs: Major in Political Science; Minor in Political Science; the Honours Program in Political Science; and an Interdisciplinary Minor in Human Rights.
Research. Our faculty play leading roles in major multi-institutional research projects, research centres, and scholarly journals. We host the Canada Research Chair in Comparative Public Policy. We have proudly organized the annual Summer Workshops on Social Science Research since 2009.