This web page is intended to provide currently registered and newly admitted Master's and Ph.D. students with a quick reference for deadlines and links to detailed information.
If you have comments or suggestions, e-mail us.
Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements Program (CGS)
Deadline: September 15, 2014
- Canadian citizen or perment resident of Canada
- Holds an active Joseph-Armand Bombardier, Alexander Graham Bell or Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS) (Masters or Doctoral level) or Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) in a discipline are supported by the granting agencies; (PGSM or PGSD Awards are not eligible)
- Registered at an eligible Canadian institution at the time of application
Questions: Please email GPS Graduate Funding
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
Canadian, permanent residents and international student are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier CGS. Please refer to the email sent to all ECE graduate students on July 10, 2014.
- August 15, 2014 - deadline to submit CV and evidence of leadership by email to department.
- September 29, 2014 - deadline for invited applicants to submit on-line application via ResearchNet and submit hard copy of complete application to department.
PBEEE/FQRNT(DE) - Quebec Merit Scholarship for Foreign Students
For international doctoral students, postdoctoral students and short-term researchers. Candidates may not be Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents of Canada and must not have applied for permanent residency in Canada.
- July 3, 2014: Deadine to submit Eligibility Screening Form and copies of transcripts to ECE Graduate Programs Office
- July 23, 2014: Deadline to submit full Pre-Selection application, if eligible.
- November 1, 2014: Deadline for nominated candidates to submit online application and original, supporting hard-copy documents to Agency.
Please see GPS website for full details: www.mcgill.ca/gps/funding/students-postdocs/students/pbeee
NSERC Master's Fellowships
Deadline to apply on-line: TBD
To be considered eligible for support you must be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada. Please refer to the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies GPS website or the NSERC website for more information on eligibility requirements, on-line application and required supporting documents.
Following the submission of your on-line application, submit one (1) hard copy of the application and supporting documents (transcripts and letters of reference) to:
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Graduate Programs Office
3480 University Street, McConnell Building, Room 633
Montreal, QC, H3A 0E9
by TBD. See the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies GPS website for procedures.
NSERC Doctoral Fellowships
To be considered eligible for support you must be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada. Please refer to the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies website or the NSERC website for detailed information.
The deadline to submit application and supporting documents to ECE Graduate Programs Office, McConnell Room 633 is: October 1, 2014
- Enter on your application the email caroline [dot] brown [at] mcgill [dot] ca as the person responsible for uploading transcripts.
- Submit one (1) hard copy of your application and supporting documents to the Graduate Programs Office, McConnell Room 633 by the deadline above.
For a detailed list of dates and deadlines concerning registration, lectures, exams, etc. for the academic year, see Important Dates for Students
The supervisor together with the student (M.Eng. Thesis and Ph.D. students) must complete a Research Progress Tracking Form [PDF] and submit it to the ECE Graduate Programs Office, McConnell Room 633 on May 31st of each year.
Orientation for all new* graduate students who are starting in September 2014 will be held on September 17, 2014 @ 10:00 a.m. in McConnell Room 603. Attendance is mandatory. Followed by a Pizza Social, organized by EEGSS.
Graduate Program Director's presentation will be posted after Orientation.
*New students to McGill and/or McGill students starting a new program.
Current (returning) students - must register for the Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 terms between April 8 and August 14, 2014, inclusive, to avoid late registration fees. See Fall 2014-Winter 2015 Returning Students [PDF] for full details.
Newly admitted students for September 2014 - must register for the Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 terms between July 8 and August 14, 2014, inclusive, to avoid late registration fees. See Fall 2014-Winter 2015 New Students [PDF] for full details.