McGill University

Program structure

Our program is not offered via distance learning.  Students cannot do the program on a part-time basis.


Before entering the program, students must select an area of specialization from one of the following or from a combination thereof:

Tuition and financial aid

It is important that thorough financial planning be undertaken before beginning doctoral studies. It is the student's responsibility to ensure that adequate financing is in place for the duration...

Marcel Desautels

A native of St-Boniface, Manitoba, Marcel Desautels, C.M., LLD’07, was raised with equal measures of humour and discipline and a deep respect for

Information Systems

The objectives of the PhD specialization in Information Systems (IS) are to promote theoretical and applied research on topics related to information systems practice with a combined focus on...

What it takes to succeed

Samer Faraj addressing the 2016 PhD cohortFor those with intellectual curiosity and the ability to work independently, an academic career offers the e