Welcome to the Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations!

The School offers a doctoral program in political science, which is accredited in the United States and Austria. The program has five areas of specialization (tracks): Comparative and International Political Economy, Comparative Politics, Political Theory, International Relations, and Public Policy.

Our students come from 36 different countries, ranging from Brazil to Vietnam. We have a students-faculty ratio of 3:1. Our faculty comes from more than 15 different countries, ranging from Mexico to South Korea. Some of our recurrent visiting professors have included Herbert Kitschelt, Friederich Kratochwil, Philippe Schmitter, Sidney Tarrow and Isabela Mares. Our academic records are visible in our placement in international rankings.