Political Science

How to Apply

All applications must be submitted on-line through the  Faculty of Graduate Studies on-line application system .  The online admission application system will be available starting October 1st and will have a deadline of January 15 .

Applications, including all supporting documentation must be submitted by 23:59:59  (MST) on January 15. 

Application Instructions:

 Determine if you meet the application requirements:

  1. MA Course-based program
    MA Thesis-based program
    PhD program
  2. Apply online through the Faculty of Graduate Studies. All submitted applications require a non-refundable $100 CAD application fee, which must be paid before the department deadline. The application fee will automatically be waived if you are applying from one of these exempt countries.
  3. See our applicationfaq document for more information about the documents you will need to submit and how to approach the application process.



Application inquiries can be directed to the Graduate Program Advisor at psgrad@ualberta.ca.