University of Toronto Law School

Faculty of Law
84 Queen's Park
Toronto, ON
Canada M5S 2C5

Law/Political Science (J.D./Ph.D.)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Law
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Law (LL.B, J.D., B.C.L.)Political Science and Government, General
Description The JD/PhD (Political Science) Program is designed for students who are interested in studying the intersection between political science and law. The JD/PhD (Political Science) Combined Program allows students to meet the requirements for the JD and reach the "all but dissertation" stage of the PhD one year sooner than if the two degrees were taken serially. Successful candidates will qualify for the JD degree at the end of the fourth year of study and they will qualify for the PhD degree upon completing a doctoral dissertation following the fourth year of study. The program is offered jointly by the Faculty of Law and the Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto.
Website: Law/Political Science (J.D./Ph.D.) at University of Toronto Law School
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
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Last Updated: January 24, 2018