Future Undergraduate Students

SFU's political science program offers small class sizes, interactive student-professor relationship, a complete range of courses and personalized support.

Why study political science?

Politics profoundly impacts human societies: what we believe, how we live and what we do. By gaining a broad and deep understanding of the complex forces that shape law and policies, dominant ideologies, the economy and international relations, you'll be able to make a positive impact in Canada and around the globe.

Personalized support for exciting career opportunities

A political science degree from SFU is valuable in a fast-moving and flexible job market that requires strong analytical, negotiation, data analysis and communication skills.

SFU's political science program offers small class sizes, interaction between faculty and students, a complete range of courses and personalized support to help you realize your education and career aspirations.

Complete your political science degree in French

The French Cohort Program is designed for those who have studied in French and are looking to enhance their langauge skills alongside their interest in social science and international relations. The program opens doors to a wide range of exciting careers in both English and French.  

Study political science in Canada

Looking to study political science in Canada? Simon Fraser University (SFU) offers world-class courses in beautiful British Columbia, known for its scenic lakes, lush coastline, alpine mountains and surreal island getaways. SFU’s three campuses are conveniently located in three of the largest – and most multicultural – cities in the province: Burnaby, Surrey and Vancouver.

Our award-winning Canadian university welcomes scholars from around the world, offering a full range of comprehensive programs and services to make your international study experience positive and rewarding.

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