Wilfrid Laurier University – Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty of Graduate Studies
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON
Canada N2L 3C5

Program Information
Faculty: School of International Policy and Governance
Degree: Master
Field of Study: International/Global Studies
Description Are you passionate about international policy? Are you looking to pursue or enhance a career in international or global policy development? Our Master of International Public Policy (MIPP) at the Balsillie School of International Affairs gives you the ability to engage with leading scholars and policy practitioners in the field of global governance to follow your passion and turn it into a rewarding career. As a MIPP student, you’ll complete three terms of intensive coursework – each building a specific skill set. Your first term emphasizes core skills in public sector economics, policy analysis and research tools, international relations and globalization. These core skills are then applied during your following two terms to the study of a selected field of concentration in international public policy.
Website: International Public Policy (MIPP) at Wilfrid Laurier University – Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length: 12 Month(s)
Cost per year:

National: $8,656.50

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year (for 3 terms unless noted).

Requirements
Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Portfolio

Applicants are required to have a Bachelor of Arts (honours) in economics, political science, or related degree, or training and interests that involve significant interdisciplinary research pertinent to the area of international public policy, a minimum B average, and the equivalent of a one-term undergraduate course in microeconomic theory, a one-term undergraduate course in macroeconomic theory, an introductory statistics course and a relevant political science course or the successful completion of an approved preparatory program. Applications are reviewed by the graduate program committee, which considers all prior university grades, a writing sample and letters of reference.