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Welcome to the Faculty of Graduate Studies at York University. Since 1963, we have provided essential support for students, staff, and faculty in York’s graduate programs, fostering excellence in teaching and research. With close to 100 graduate programs and diplomas, and the largest body of active researchers on campus, Graduate Studies at York is an exciting environment to pursue innovative, career-ready education. Whether you’re a prospective student, a current student, a postdoctoral fellow, or a member of our faculty and staff, this website offers the tools and resources to guide you in your academic journey.

Graduate Studies is where the next generation of careers and ideas are born. We provide our more than 6,000 graduate students with the academic environment to pursue world-changing research. With our cross-disciplinary programming, experiential learning opportunities, and international partnerships, we provide a modern and innovative education for a changing world. Empowered by a strong community that opens minds, our graduates pursue solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, and their impact is being felt everywhere from the federal government to the entertainment industry. This is the place to pursue the career you’ve dreamed about—or find the path you never imagined. This is the place where knowledge is made.

Grad Studies News

photo of Tino Kreutzer Grad student leads study on using AI to better assist in humanitarian crises October 2, 2020 At York University, we aspire to better understand the human condition and the world around us and to photo of the YURA Scotiabank team dressed for running a marathon York retirees raise funds for graduate student awards September 28, 2020 In October, a group of retired York University employees will be participating in the Scotiabank Virtual Charity Challenge, 1033—Emergency management grads respond to pandemic's call September 17, 2020 COVID-19 has had a tremendous effect on businesses globally, leaving not-for-profits and small business owners grappling with plans photo of Dahabo Ibrahim York grad student at Dadaab, Kenya campus receives inaugural scholarship from CRS August 20, 2020 Dahabo Ibrahim, a master’s student in education at York University’s campus in Dadaab, Kenya, is the inaugural recipient photo of Minha Ha Lassonde PhD candidate wins 2020 Engineering Education Award August 20, 2020 Lassonde PhD candidate and teaching assistant in Mechanical Engineering, Minha R. Ha, has been awarded the 2020 Engineering stylized graphic of a couple of people Grad students learn strategies to enhance personal wellness, learning skills through certificate program August 13, 2020 Every year, York University's Faculty of Graduate Studies works with Learning Skills Services to offer a Certificate Program

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