You are invited to apply to one of the three graduate programs offered by Wilfrid Laurier University (Laurier) and the University of Waterloo (UW) based at the Balsillie School.

Emphasizing small class sizes and close individual contact with faculty, up to 12 doctoral students are admitted each year to the joint Laurier/UW PhD in Global Governance Program, and up to 25 master’s-level students to Laurier’s Master of International Public Policy (MIPP), and UW’s Master of Arts in Global Governance (MAGG), respectively.

Please note the deadlines for applications:

The online application portals for September 2024 intake are now open for the MAGG, MIPP and PhD in Global Governance programs.

Application deadlines are:

PhD (UW) - January 15, 2024

PhD (Laurier) - January 22, 2024

MAGG - January 22, 2024

MIPP international applicants - January 22, 2024

MIPP domestic applicants - The first round of consideration will be given to applications received by January 22, 2024.
The online portal for domestic applications will remain open until April 30, 2024 or until the program fills.

Master of Arts in Global Governance

Master of International Public Policy

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