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O que eu aprenderei?

The program is intended for working federal, provincial, and municipal public servants who wish to prepare themselves for higher administrative and management positions. Others with similar interests may apply. Every effort is made to schedule the compulsory and elective courses for the program at times convenient for those employed.


The UPEI Public Administration program has three basic objectives:

  • to develop, along with specific skills, an understanding of the interpersonal and interorganizational roles of an individual within the public service;
  • to assist in the training and development of individuals for policy and administrative positions in the public service; and
  • to equip individuals with knowledge and techniques for efficient and effective decision making.

The Certificate program is designed and intended for advancement to the middle management in the public service. To qualify for a Certificate, a student must complete ten (10) three semester-hour courses for a total of thirty (30) semester hours. Eight (8) of the three semester hour courses are compulsory and two (2) are chosen from the list of approved electives.


  • Organizational Behaviour - Business 1710
  • Introductory Microeconomics - Economics 1010
  • Introductory Macroeconomics - Economics 1020
  • UPEI 1010 and a writing intensive course
  • Professional Writing - English 3810
  • Canadian Politics I: Government - Political Science 2010
  • Law Politics and the Judicial Process I - Political Science 2110
  • Canadian Public Administration - Political Science 3110

De qual departamento farei parte?

Faculty of Business

Opções de estudo

Período integral (30 horas de crédito)

CAD$13.860,00 (R$ 56.687) por ano
Data de início

Setembro 2021


University of Prince Edward Island

550 University Avenue,


Prince Edward Island (PE),

C1A 4P3, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Successful completion of Grade 12 examinations in a University Preparatory Program with an overall average of at least 70% (75% for Quebec Secondary V students) or equivalent to high school.

English Language Requirements:

Three years of full-time study in English in Canada or in another country where English is a principal language (as recognized by UPEI); evidence of bilingualism (English and another language) is acceptable for those applicants educated in Canada in a language other than English.

Submission of an official test score at or above the acceptable minimum, such as:

  • IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.5 with 6.5 in writing no other band below 6;
  • TOEFL paper-based test - 550 with minimum TWE of 5.5;
  • TOEFL internet-based test - 80 with minimum of 20 in each category;
  • Pearson Test of English - 58;
  • GTEC CBT - 1176-1250.


Documentation for all applicants should be complete by 1 August, if applying to the Fall semester, or by 1 December, if applying to the Winter semester.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.