Department of Political Science

Undergraduate

Programs

Undergraduate

We offer expert instruction across all aspects of political science. From Africa to the Arctic, global peace to local genocide. Ideas of freedom to ideas of slavery, protest movements to political parties

International Relations

Programs

International Relations

Focus on cross-border interactions between various groups in the world. Learn how those interactions affect people, states, regions and the global community.

Graduate

Programs

Graduate

We are small enough to know our students and large enough to provide a comprehensive, top-notch education. Our graduate students become leaders in academic, public and private sector careers.

News and Announcements


‘Inequity is a public health crisis’: new article finds Canadian medical leadership lacking in diversity

O’Brien Institute for Public Health members call for action, evidence-based hiring policies...

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Meet our Newest Graduate: Juan Camilo Gil Gonzalez!

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Let’s Meet an UCalgary Political Science Alumni: Jilaine Cumming!

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Ricardo Vernet has received a 2020–21 Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship (AGES)—Doctoral!

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In the Media


In the News: Malinda Smith, Political Science, in University Affairs

Racial equity leadership in COVID times

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In the News: Barry Cooper, Political Science, in The Epoch Times

Alberta Moves Closer to Holding Equalization Referendum in Fall Municipal Elections

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In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, in Toronto Sun

UCP caucus boots two MLAs critical of Alberta government, Kenney's leadership

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In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, in CBC Edmonton

Competing political parties hope to benefit from internal UCP fractures

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