Political Science (Master)

The Master of Arts in Political Science program at Memorial University offers a co-operative internship option for students.  Students in this program have the skills and knowledge necessary to ask appropriate questions and conduct research related to:

  • public policy formulation and analysis
  • program planning
  • interpreting or developing legislation

Internship Schedule

During the May to August semester, students complete one 12 to 18 week full time (paid) co-operative internship with a political organization, government agency, or non-governmental organization. Interns prepare a research paper on an assignment as part of the academic requirements of the master's program. At the completion of their internship, students are eligible to graduate.


To hire a MA Political Science internship student or to find out more about this program please contact us.


Co-operative Education

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000