Political Science Program


The Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Program of UP Cebu is a major academic discipline in the Social Science Cluster. The Program continues to provide its curricular offering for students who would like to pursue career in governance, politics, academe, law, Foreign Service, and social development.

The Political Science Program strives to further expose students to contemporary issues and equip them with life-long skills to analyze global situations that impinge on local, national, and international arena.

Over the years, the Program has produced a number of lawyers, judges, and heads of NGOs, graduates who pursued diplomatic careers, as well as political leaders and government officials.

With ICT for development as our niche, the Program focuses on ICT as an important component of governance, politics and law in the modern world.

As an area of study, the focus is on ICT and its impact on governance, politics and law as well as policy research and policy creation on ICT that would contribute to development.