Undergraduate: Conflict Studies and Human Rights
Finance your Studies
Please visit the Website of the Financial Aid and Awards Service for information on undergraduate scholarships and bursaries, financial assistance and the Work-Study Program.
MA in Public and International Affairs
The Graduate School of Public and International Affairs offers a rigorous multidisciplinary curriculum, which combines the study of international affairs and domestic policy-making. Benefiting from its prime location in the heart of Canada’s National Capital, a stone’s throw away from Parliament Hill, foreign embassies and government departments, the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs offers students an exceptional learning environment, where the benefits of talented teachers and cutting-edge academic research are complemented by the opportunity to engage experienced professionals about today’s challenges in public and international affairs.
Deadline: 1 February
The purpose of this guide is to provide students with the information they need for the duration of their graduate studies at GSPIA.
Master's in Public and International Affairs
Important information regarding the program
- Program requirements (Fall 2014 and starting Fall 2015)
- Program requirements (ending Fall 2013)
- Specialization in Science, Society and Policy
- Specialization in Environmental Sustainability
- Outlines of elective seminars 2016-2017
- Major Research Paper
- Language requirement
- Co-op option
International students and exchanges abroad
- International Students (International office)
- International exchange program (online information session)
- Admission equivalencies for international students
- Student Mobility program at Kobe University
- International experience at GSPIA
Academic forms and documents
- Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (FGPS)
- Internal academic forms and documents at GSPIA
- uOttawa card
- Grading Criteria
- General Regulations
- Writing and Style Guide for University Papers and Assignments
Ressources available to students
Finance your Studies
Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents
Masters in Public and International Affairs
Students enrolled full-time in the M.A. in Public and International Affairs, whose admission average is 8.0 / 10 or more, will receive a Graduate Scholarship worth $6,000 per year ($2,000/session), for up to two years of study.
In exceptional cases, the Faculty of Social Sciences will also offer a merit scholarship, ranging from $3,000 to $6,000 at the time of the offer of admission.
The Faculty of Social Sciences holds a competition for the allocation of different types of awards and financial support for international students. A committee considers applications submitted by the program to which the student has been admitted. Funding is not guaranteed to all students who meet the eligibility criteria. Scholarships are awarded until the funds are all allocated.
Visit the Faculty of Social Sciences Website for information on all scholarships, research grants and assistantship positions offered to graduate students.
Scholarships Offered by the Faculty
- Anne and Saul Zussman Scholarship
- Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) Imagination Scholarship
- Pearson Scholars