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

Government of Canada Recruitment of Policy Leaders Program
Applications must be submitted online between September 29 and October 14, 2014

MPHEC - Student photo and video contest
Deadline - December 12, 2014

Student Science Writing Competition
Deadlines - Notification of Intent - December 26, 2014
                  Final Submission - February 20, 2015

Scholarship Opportunities and Deadlines

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

Foreign Government Awards - Mexico
Deadline - October 31, 2014

SSHRC Doctoral
Internal Deadline - Please check with your department

The Vice-President Academic & Research International Mobility Awards
Deadline - November 3, 2014

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.

Apply Now

Apply to Graduate Studies at SMU.