Join the doctoral program in Political Science, Public Policies, and International Relations (PPIR) to conduct advanced research in the fields of politics, public policies, and international relations.

The doctoral training in PPIR includes designing an original and relevant research project as well as acquiring cross-cutting competencies for an academic or professional career. You will also be able to connect knowledge of political and social realities with social intervention. The Institute of Government and Public Policy (IGOP-UAB) is responsible of two PPIR’s lines of research: Analysis, management and evaluation of public policies and Social and urban policies.

IGOP is a research centre of the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) created with the aim of promoting research, training and dissemination in government and public policies from an interdisciplinary approach and combining academic excellence with social impact. It holds also a research group recognized by the Generalitat de Catalunya, “SGR i-GOP”, which provides a learning environment for doctoral students as they participate in the group’s monthly seminars. Additionally, the SGR provides funding for conference attendance, summer schools, etc. “i-GOP SGR” specific lines are:

Some of the IGOP’s projects are:

IGOP offers an internationalized multicultural work environment focused on international excellence. As doctoral student, you will participate in IGOP’s summer and autumn schools as well as thematic sessions and open days.

Send your application before March 20th

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