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  • Welcome to the School of Public Policy & Governance

    Welcome to the School of Public Policy & Governance

  • MPP Admissions 2017

    MPP Admissions 2017
    Click here to learn about admissions and applications at SPPG for the coming academic year!

  • Student Initiative Spotlight: Ford + SPPG Conference

    Student Initiative Spotlight: Ford + SPPG Conference
    A student-led policy conference

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    Want to hire an MPP Intern or Grad?
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  • SPPG at U of T

    SPPG at U of T
    The University of Toronto is Canada's largest and top-ranked research university.

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SPPG Alum Sophie Borwein is Public Editor of The Varsity

January 18, 2017SPPG Alum Sophie Borwein is the first Public Editor of The Varsity! Read More

SPPG Fellow Bob Rae discusses Trump’s effect

January 18, 2017SPPG Fellow and Faculty Member Bob Rae discusses the new president-elect in the U.S. and the effect on Canada. Read More

SPPG Senior Fellow Carolyn Tuohy on Obamacare

January 10, 2017SPPG Senior Fellow and Professor Emeritus Carolyn Tuohy weighs in on the future of health care south of the border. Read More

Why Choose SPPG?

At SPPG you will gain the knowledge and experience you need through our MPP Program to become a leader in addressing today’s complex policy problems. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto in close proximity to an extraordinary concentration of policy leaders, you will be in the center of a vibrant and engaged community and have constant access to the best minds in policy.


MPP Student Leadership Initiatives

Our MPP students are extremely active and engaged, and there are a variety of opportunities at the School of Public Policy and Governance to get involved, such as non-profit consulting, a peer-reviewed journal, a public affairs radio program. These initiatives allow students to develop their skills, contribute to the policy discourse, and expand their networks.


MPP Alumni

SPPG has over 300 alumni working as policy professionals across Canada and internationally. Our alumni are making impact in a diverse range of roles within the government, the broader public sector, the not-for-profit sector, and private organizations. Our powerful and active Alumni Network provides a valuable lifelong network of fellow graduates and public policy professionals.

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