Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs

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Program Description

UBC’s 20-month, professional Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs (MPPGA) program at the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs equips future policy makers with a deep understanding of policy-making processes and the interconnectedness of global networks to address complex public policy challenges and drive meaningful change, both locally and globally.

Gain expertise in development and social change, sustainability, and global governance, and graduate ready to drive policy change in industry, government or non-profits anywhere in the world.

Our unique curriculum encourages creativity, innovation, and collaboration by seamlessly integrating learning and practical experiences. A signature component of the MPPGA program is the Global Policy Project, which combines policy analysis, stakeholder engagement, teamwork, and field-based experiences to address a real-world policy challenge. Expect a mix of case studies, field visits, workshops, case competitions, and other hands-on activities throughout the program to help shape you as a leading global change maker.

Last updated Aug 2020

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The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for teaching, learning and research, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world and recently recognized as North ... Read More

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for teaching, learning and research, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world and recently recognized as North America’s most international university. Read less