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    Wishing everyone a happy spring!

  • 3 Minutes to Change the World

    3 Minutes to Change the World

    Congratulations to the presenters! If you missed the event, you can now view the presentations online: http://ow.ly/vPaey

    Read about it on the reporter
  • Top ten city for students

    Montreal is One of Ten Best Cities for Students

    According to QS Top Universities ranking, Montréal has been ranked as one of the world's most liveable cities.

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  • McGill top university in Canada

    McGill ranks # 1 university in Canada for 9th consecutive year

    Maclean’s annual ranking places McGill in first position among medical-doctoral universities.

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  • CGS Proquest distinguished dissertation award

    Research Excellence

    Valorie Salimpoor, Ph.D., Psychology/Behavioral Neuroscience Training Program, McGill, is the 2013 recipient of the CGS/ProQuest Distinguished dissertation award, presented at a ceremony during the CGS 53rd Annual Meeting.

    Learn More about Dr. Salimpoor's Research
  • Michael Lifshitz, a grad student in the Integrated Program in Neuroscience, is o

    McGill Celebrates Latest Recipients of Prestigious Graduate and Postdoctoral Awards.

    Sixteen McGill graduate students are awarded the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships. McGill also welcomes four Banting Fellowship recipients.

    Read about it in The Reporter
  • Jan Gogarten, Vanier Graduate Scholarship Recipient

    Meet the Vanier and Banting Scholars

    Question and Answer with Graduate Students and Postdocs

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  • The Neuro and Desjardins are Thinking Ahead

    A $240,000 donation from Desjardins Group will support top-rated graduate students and postdoctoral fellows

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    Graduate eCalendar 2013-2014 now available

    Find the latest information on courses, programs and regulations for 2013-2014.

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  • Three Minutes to Change the World

    Three Minutes to Change the World.

    3 minutes to Change the World features grad students presenting their thesis research to a generalist audience in three minutes or less at a TED-talk style event on March 31st, 2014.

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  • Montreal ranked first in a list of 80 cities

    Montreal tops for International students

    Montreal ranked first in a list of 80 cities offering the best return on investment for international students, earning high marks for its high-quality universities, cultural vibrancy and low cost of living.

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  • Learning to Teach workshop

    Learning to Teach workshop

    Grad Life blogger shares her experience after attending the day-long workshop Learning to Teach, hosted by McGill Teaching and Learning Services (TLS)

    Read about it on the Grad Life blog

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Welcome to McGill's Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (GPS) website! Whether you're a current graduate student, a postdoctoral researcher, or a member of the University's faculty or staff and involved in graduate studies and postdoctoral scholarship, our goal is to ensure that you have all the tools and info you need to make your experience an unbridled success.

Explore this site to find thesis guidelines, funding opportunities, supervision, tricks and tips, and much more!

Haven't applied yet or just received your offer? Check out the links below for the info you're looking for.

Graduate programs

Graduate programsWith more than 400 graduate programs to choose from, you're sure to find the one that's right for you.

Prospective students

Prospective studentsInterested in studying at McGill? Visit Future Graduate Students for instructions on how to apply and the reasons we think you should.

New students

New studentsJust received your offer from McGill? Congratulations! Check out Grad Welcome for everything you need to get started.