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About the School of Graduate Studies

Thinking Forward to a Better World

A graduate education at U of T opens unparalleled professional and personal opportunities to kickstart your future. As a member of the largest research-based university in Canada, you will be at the forefront of innovation. You will be an integral member of a community that is changing the world.

The School of Graduate Studies offers the breadth and depth of academic excellence, collaborative culture, and  global vantage point to address the  complex issues of our time. At U of T you will collaborate side by side with the best to significantly contribute to new knowledge that makes a real impact on our society. Learn about our accomplishments.

Your Resource for Achieving Success

Graduate school will be one of the busiest times of your academic career. We are here to ensure it’s also one of the most rewarding. From finding a supervisor and choosing the right program to registering, securing housing, and more, we will help you reach your ultimate goal. We also encourage you to explore the results of our 10,000 PhDs Project, which offers a snapshot of employment outcomes for PhDs who graduated from U of T between 2000 and 2015. 

Three Campus Experiences, One University

The University of Toronto has three campuses: St. George in downtown Toronto, U of T Mississauga to the west, and U of T Scarborough to the east. Together, they attract top faculty and students, produce groundbreaking research, and graduate leaders who revamp the world. When choosing your campus, consider program and course offerings as well as campus size, location, character, and community.