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  • Welcome to the School of Public Policy & Governance

    Welcome to the School of Public Policy & Governance

  • MPP Alumni Making an Impact

    MPP Alumni Making an Impact
    Click here to learn about how our Master of Public Policy Alumni are making an impact in the policy world!

  • City Hall Task Force

    City Hall Task Force
    Join SPPG for the Task Force's third meeting on March 31st!

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  • 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?

    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 Director Peter Loewen’s Op-ed in the National Post

March 24, 2017In this Op-ed for the National Post, SPPG Director Peter Loewen delves into Andrew Potter's resignation from the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada. Professor Loewen highlights the rationale behind Potter's resignation following the release of an article on Quebec in Maclean's. Read More

SPPG Prof Janet Mason discusses Toronto housing affordability on Metro Morning

March 21, 2017SPPG Professor Janet Mason was featured on Metro Morning to discuss Toronto's housing issues. Mason noted that the Federal government should step in to aid Toronto. Read More

SPPG Alum Jordann Thirgood on Disconnect in Social Programs

March 10, 2017SPPG Alum Jordann Thirgood writes about the disconnect between Social Programs and Canada's labour market today in IRPP's Policy Options 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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