Study Programs

The ALT Scholarship Program funds studies in a Master’s degree program in public administration, public policy or public finance for a maximum period of two years (24 months). There are no other eligible programs.

During the application process you select three choices of universities and programs. You should consult the admission requirements and the program description to ensure that it meets your interest and qualifications. At this time, you do not need to apply to the university separately.

List of eligible programs

University Program Duration
Brock University MA in political science, Specialization in Public Policy 1 year
Carleton University MA in Public Administration 2 years
Concordia University MA in Public Policy and Public Administration 2 years
Dalhousie University Master of Public Administration 2 years
Memorial University MA in Environmental Policy 1-2 years
McMaster University M.A. in Economic Policy
M.Eng. in Engineering and Public Policy
1 year
1 year
McMaster University and University of Guelph (joint program) Collaborative program in public policy and administration 1 year
Queen’s University Master of Public Administration (MPA) 1 year
Ryerson University MA in Public Policy and Administration 1 – 2  years
Simon Fraser University Master of Public Policy 2 years
University of British Columbia Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs 2 years
University of Calgary Master of Public Policy 1 year
University of Manitoba and University of Winnipeg – Joint program Master of Public Administration 1-2 years
University of Ottawa MA in Public Administration (knowledge of French required) 2 years
University of Regina and University of Saskatchewan Master of Public Administration
16 months
University of Toronto Master of Public Policy 2 years
University of Victoria Master of Public Administration 2 years
University of Waterloo Master of Public Service (MPS) 2 years
Western University Master of Public Administration 1 year
Wilfrid Laurier University Master of International Public Policy 1 year
York University Maîtrise bilingue (fr/eng) en affaires publiques et internationales (MAPI) / Master of Public and International Affairs 2 years
University Program Duration
École national d’administration publique Maîtrise/DESS en administration publique pour analystes

Maîtrise/DESS en administration publique pour gestionnaires

1-2 ans
1-2 ans
Université de Montréal Maîtrise en sciences économiques option mémoire en finance publique

Maîtrise en science politique option affaires publiques et internationales

Maîtrise en administration des services de santé

Maîtrise individualisée en administration sociale

Maîtrise en administration de l’éducation

DESS en administration des services de santé

DESS en société, politiques publiques et santé

DESS en administration sociale

DESS en administration de l’éducation

DESS en administration des systèmes d’éducation et de formation

2 ans

2 ans

2 ans

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Université de Moncton Maîtrise en administration publique 2 ans
Université d’Ottawa M.A. en administration publique 2 ans
Université du Québec à Montréal Maîtrise en science politique (M.A.) , concentration en administration et politique publique 2 ans
Université Laval Maîtrise en affaires publiques – analyse et évaluation (M.A.)

Maîtrise en affaires publiques – avec mémoire (M.A.)

Maîtrise en affaires publiques – finances publiques (M.A.)

Maîtrise en affaires publiques – gestion publique (M.A.)

2 ans

2 ans

2 ans

2 ans

York University Maîtrise bilingue (fr/eng) en affaires publiques et internationales (MAPI) / Master of Public and International Affairs 2 years

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