Carrie M. Derick Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching

Congratulations to Professor Jean-Christophe Nave from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Winner of the Carrie M. Derick Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching.

David Thomson Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching Winner

Congratulations to Professor Victoria Talwar from the Department of Educational Counselling and Psychology, Winner of the David Thomson Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching.

Helping graduate students go the extra mile

Faith and Kendall Wallis, both double McGill alumni who have spent their working lives at the University, have given back through the creation of the History and Classical Studies Graduate Excellence Fund. Read More Here.

Étudiante-chercheuse étoile August 2017

Claire Gizowski, PhD student in Neurology and Neurosurgery, is named Étudiante-chercheuse étoile for August 2017. Read more about her research here


ADESAQ Dissertation Prize 

GPS is proud to announce the 2017 winners of the ADESAQ Dissertation Prize Katharine Glover and Emily Coffey. 

2016-2017 Vanier & Banting Award Recipients

Congratulations to our Vanier Scholars and Banting Postdoctoral Fellows


Tomlinson Talks 2017

GPS is thrilled to host the annual Tomlinson Talks in honour of Dr. Richard H. Tomlinson, for Scholars to showcase their exceptional graduate research. Congratulations to the 6 Scholars who showcased their incredible research on April 19, 2017.

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 details about funding opportunities, thesis guidelines, supervision, and much more.


GPS mission statement, organizational structure, Council, and GPS Awards.

Prospective Students

Interested in studying at McGill? Visit our Grad Applicants website to find out how to apply and about fees.

Graduate Students

All the information you need from registration to graduation.


Information on funding opportunities, how to prepare an application, and how to accept and maintain awards.


From the first draft to final e-thesis submission for Master’s and Doctoral students, supervisors, and academic units.

Faculty and Staff

Admissions, GPA calculations, and responsibilities of supervisors, professors, and academic units.


Categories of postdocs, registration, and work permits for international postdocs.


Graduate services, graduate program, and postdoc contacts, and GradProg webform.