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  • Welcome to the School of Public Policy & Governance

    Welcome to the School of Public Policy & Governance

  • Upcoming Professional Education Course Now Open to the Public

    Upcoming Professional Education Course Now Open to the Public
    Political Communications in Canada with Karl Baldauf - November 26

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  • Apply to the MPP Program

    Apply to the MPP Program
    Admissions now open. Submit your application by January 29, 2016.

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SPPG student “Public Sector Innovation Initiative” project recieves SGS Innovation in Graduate Professional Development funding

November 25, 2015SPPG Class of 2016 students Emily Helfand-Green and Abdi Hersi's "Public Sector Innovation Initiative" project has been selected to receive Graduate Professional Development funding by the School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto. Read More

SPPG Prof Jonathan Hall featured at TABE talk

November 20, 2015Organized by the Toronto Association for Business Economics Inc., Professor Hall will be in discussion on the economic costs and pricing solutions to traffic congestion. Read More

SPPG Fellow and Faculty Member Bob Rae to be honoured by the Churchill Society

November 19, 2015Mr. Rae is to be awarded the Award for Excellence in the Cause of Parliamentary Democracy on November 26, 2015. 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 200 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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