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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Arts - Political Science (Course-Based)

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Arts - Political Science (Course-Based)

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $13,860 CAD

  • Application fee

    $50 CAD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 01-August-2022 2022-08-01
Winter-January 01-December-2021 2021-12-01

Overview

Bachelor of Arts - Political Science

Welcome to the UPEI Department of Political Science.  department has a proud tradition of small class sizes, engaging faculty, and diverse course offerings.

What is Political Science?

Political science is concerned with the theory and practice of politics and the description and analysis of political systems and political behaviour.

The UPEI Political Science Department offers courses covering four fields in political studies: Canadian Politics, Political Theory, Comparative Politics, and International Politics. Students can complete coursework toward either a major or a minor in Political Science.

Why Political Science at UPEI?

There are a number of reasons why you should choose to major or minor in political science at UPEI. The Department is characterized by diverse course offerings by expert and engaging faculty with active research interests. 

The small and collegial atmosphere in the department provides a unique opportunity to build mentor relationships with faculty and upper year students. The small class sizes and upper year seminar classes provide an excellent opportunity to hone research, writing, and presentation skills.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$23,936

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,596
Accommodation 1 bed room $10,076
Tuition 1 person $13,860

Hourly wage

Min wage

13.70 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Academic transcripts
  • Passport and Visa
  • English Proficiency

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6.5
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

80
20
listening
20
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

58
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

185
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

Applicants without English proficiency test scores, or with scores below the minimum, may be admitted conditionally (NOT available to applicants seeking admission to Nursing, Radiography, Education or Doctor of Veterinary Medicine), and will be assessed by the EAP Coordinator upon arrival.


Academic background and requirement

Iran : Diplom-Metevaseth/National High School Diploma and Concours/Emtahan-Vordy-Sartasari with a grade of at least 14-15/20 on the Diplom-Meteyaseth is required for admission. 

Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (awarded by CISCE) / All India Secondary School Certificate (awarded by CBSE) with Marks Statement (Standard X); or Indian School Certificate (awarded by CISCE)/ All India Senior School Certificate (awarded by CBSE) with Marks Statement (Standard XII). Minimum 70% on 5 five academic subjects.

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE), at least 5 academic including English, Math, and/or sciences, depending on the program of application.  

Successful completion of Grade 12 examinations in a University Preparatory Program with an overall average of at least 70% (75% for Quebec Secondary V students) in the following subjects:

  • English;
  • one Social Studies or Language;
  • any 3 other academic courses. Grade 12 math recommended.
    Note: Grade 12 Math is a prerequisite for some 1st year Arts courses.

Career opportunities

  • International relations expert
  • Lawyer
  • Policy analyst

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