GPS continues to support the McGill graduate community with staff working remotely.

Relève étoile Jacques-Genest March 2021

Congratulations to Charles Couturier, PhD student in Neurosurgery, who received the March 2021 Prix Relève étoile Jacques-Genest.

Read more about his award-winning research here.

La preuve par l'image 2020

Congratulations to Emily Savaria (Plant Science), one of the Jury Prize Winners of Acfas' La preuve par l'image 2020 competition.

2020 Mitacs Awards

Congratulations to our postdoctoral fellow, Mathieu Lapointe (Chemical Engineering), who received the 2020 Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation — Postdoctoral.

Read more about the award and his research here.

Twenty-three McGill postdocs receive SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships

Recipients will pursue research in areas of critical social importance that promote equity, diversity and inclusion. Read more about the McGill cohort here.

McGill tops Maclean's ranking as the #1 medical-doctoral university in Canada

McGill was named the country’s top medical-doctoral university in Maclean's 30th annual Canadian university rankings, for the 16th consecutive year. The Medical Doctoral category includes 15 universities with a broad range of PhD programs and research, as well as medical schools.

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.


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