2019 David Thomson Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching

Congratulations to Dr. Chantal Autexier from the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Winner of the 2019 David Thomson Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching. 

Photo by Owen Egan.

2019 Carrie M. Derick Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching

Congratulations to Professor Johanna Neslehova from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Winner of the 2019 Carrie M. Derick Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching.

Photo by Owen Egan

Relève étoile Jacques-Genest June 2019

Congratulations to Sara Polcaro-Pichet, MSc. student in Public Health, Winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest June 2019. Read more about her award-winning publication here

2019 McGill Vanier Scholars and Banting Fellows

GPS is proud to present our 2019 Vanier Scholars and Banting Fellows!
Read their research abstracts here.

3MT / MT180 Competition Winners

Congratulations to our 3MT/MT180 Competition Winners: Zeinab SharifiMariève Cyr, Will Jogia, Marina Nguyen, and Ammar Alsheghri.


Watch their presentations here!

An Interview with the Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Josephine Nalbantoglu

GradLife McGill recently sat down with Dean Nalbantoglu for an exclusive interview. Read more here.

McGill tops Maclean's 2019 Medical Doctoral ranking

For the 14th year in a row, McGill maintains its top ranking for Medical/Doctoral universities in Canada.

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.