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Why Choose U of T for Graduate Studies?

Our health science programs provide innovative research and educational opportunities that aim to solve the most important questions in biomedical and health-care research. We are large but our sense of community is strong. Beyond academics and research, our students organize many different social and academic activities within their departments. These include research days, mentorship programs, sports teams, pub nights and charity fundraisers. These activities bring students together and help to forge friendships for life. We invite you to be a part of it.

We offer graduate students the most generous stipends in Canada. Stipends for graduate students in the basic sciences start at $37,000 (MSc) and $40,000 (PhD).

The Temerty Entrance Scholarships, valued at $10,000 each, are awarded to top graduate candidates in any of the research-based graduate programs in Temerty Medicine.

Our students learn from world-class faculty members and enjoy strong relationships with their supervisors and mentors.

Our students have the opportunity to join a network of peers through mentorship programs that provide feedback and insight from senior students.

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Research Hospital Network

Our programs are delivered on campus and in partnership with our nine fully affiliated hospitals. This means that students can engage on a variety of projects, from pure scientific discovery to clinical practice.

Review our rankings to see how we compare to other institutions, nationally and globally.

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