Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research


Saint Mary’s University is an excellent place to pursue graduate studies. Choose from 23 diverse PhD and Masters programs, offered within a collegial and stimulating intellectual community.

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) oversees Saint Mary’s graduate programs and supports the university’s research endeavours. The Faculty offers a wealth of information and resources on graduate studies and research activities within the university.

News and Events


Scholarship Opportunities and Deadlines

OAS-UCI 2014 Scholarship Program
Scholarship application deadline - September 19, 2014

CIHR Doctoral
Internal Deadline - September 29, 2014

2014-15 Canada Graduate Scholarship-Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement (CGS-MSFSS)
Deadline - October 1, 2014 (submitted to FGSR office)

NSERC Doctoral
* Heather Taylor is the "University Designate" for uploading official transcripts
Internal Deadline – October 15, 2014

SSHRC Doctoral
Internal Deadline - Please check with your department

Frank Knox Memorial Scholarship
Deadline - November 28, 2014

Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master’s Program
National Deadline – December 1, 2014, 8:00 pm (ET)


Academic Calendar

Browse the Graduate Academic Calendar.

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Apply to Graduate Studies at SMU.