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“As one of the world’s leading universities, the University of British Columbia creates an exceptional learning environment that fosters global citizenship, advances a civil and sustainable society, and supports outstanding research to serve the people of British Columbia, Canada and the world.”

From Place and Promise: The UBC Plan

UBC’s Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs (MPPGA) is a professional degree in global public policy—an innovative program designed to transcend academic disciplines and sectors. The program is delivered by UBC’s School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, an interdisciplinary hub for innovation and learning. Drawing on UBC’s unique location as an Asia Pacific gateway and the interdisciplinary expertise of its founding partners, the MPPGA program equips the next generation of global leaders with the multidisciplinary policy skills that 21st century challenges demand.

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