The programme aims to produce political science analysts and researchers with the necessary capacity for independent work to apply current analytical techniques and methods productively and the necessary capacity for group work to make valuable contributions to research teams, research centres, and analysis departments and offices. 


Skills and competences acquired

  • Development of the necessary research skills to successfully pursue a PhD in political science.
  • High-level training in research and analysis in the field of political science.
  • Specialized training in the research areas of the UPF's Department of Political and Social Sciences.
  • Ability to development innovative research lines in the research areas of the UPF's Department of Political and Social Sciences.
  • Development of general skills to enhance future job prospects.