Future Graduate Students

The Faculty of Graduate Studies supports many graduate programs with a variety of specializations and focus areas in each of our faculties and schools. Graduate students contribute to UPEI through research, teaching, mentorship, and community outreach.

Application deadlines, tuition deposit, and co-ordinators
Tuition and fees
Scholarships, grants, and awards
Find a supervisor


Application deadlines, tuition deposit, and co-ordinators

PhD in Educational Studies
Deadline: January 15
Contact: Joanne Smith, Faculty of Education - edgradadmin@upei.ca
Tuition deposit: $250 
Intake: Fall only
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is NOT required

Doctor of Psychology (PsyD)
Deadline: January 15
Contact: Dr. Jason Doiron, program co-ordinator - jpdoiron@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250 
Intake: Fall only
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is NOT required

Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
and MBA in Global Leadership

Deadline: April 15 (extended to July 31 for Fall 2020 intake)
Contact: Grace McCourt, program co-ordinator - gmccourt@upei.ca 
Tuition Deposit: $1,000
Intake: Fall only

Master in Global Affairs
Deadline: April 30
Contact: Doreley Coll, program co-ordinator - dcoll@upei.ca
Tuition Deposit: $250
Intake: Fall only

Master of Applied Health Services Research
Deadline: March 1 (extended until April 1 for Fall 2020 intake)
Contact: Dr. Barry Linkletter, program co-ordinator - gsc@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250
Intake: Fall only 
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

Master of Arts in Island Studies
Deadline: April 15
Contact: Dr. Laurie Brinklow - brinklow@upei.ca 
Tuition Deposit: $250 
Intakes: Fall (course-based); Fall and Winter (thesis-based)
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is NOT required 

Master of Education in Leadership in Learning (MEd)
Specializations have different deadlines:

  • Global Perspectives 
    • Application period for Fall intake opens October 1, closes April 1
    • Application period for Winter intake opens March 1, closes October 1
  • 21st Century Learning
    • Application period for July intake opens October 1, closes April 1
  • Inclusive Education
    • Application period for July intake opens: October 1, closes April 1
  • College Educators
    • No intake for 2020–2021 academic year

Contact: Joanne Smith, Faculty of Education - edgradadmin@upei.ca
Tuition deposit: $250

Master of Nursing
Thesis-stream deadline: February 15 for Fall intake
Nurse Practitioner stream deadline: February 15 for Fall 2021 intake (stream is offered every two years)
Contact: Janis MacLellan-Peters - jmaclellanpeters@upei.ca 
Intake: Fall only
Tuition deposit: $250
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is NOT required

Master of Science (MSc)
Deadline: ongoing; start dates are determined by students' supervisor
Contact: Dr. Barry Linkletter, MSc coordinator - gsc@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

Master of Science in Sustainable Design Engineering
Deadline: ongoing; start dates are determined by students' supervisor
Contact: Dr. Amy Hsiao, program co-ordinator - ahsiao@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

Master of Veterinary Science (MVSc)
Deadline: ongoing; start dates are determined by students' supervisor
Contact: Rosemary Mciver - avcgradstudies@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

PhD in Environmental Sciences
Deadline: ongoing; start dates are determined by students' supervisor
Contact: Dr. Barry Linkletter, program co-ordinator - gsc@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250 
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

PhD in Molecular and Macromolecular Sciences
Deadline: ongoing; start dates are determined by students' supervisor
Contact: Dr. Barry Linkletter, program co-ordinator - gsc@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250 
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

PhD in Veterinary Medicine
Deadline: ongoing; start dates are determined by students' supervisor
Contact: Rosemary Mciver - avcgradstudies@upei.ca 
Tuition deposit: $250
Securing a supervisor prior to applying is an admission requirement

For additional information, please refer to UPEI's calendar dates

Tuition and program fees

Scholarships, grants, and awards

Find a supervisor

Visit the Potential Graduate Supervisors page for contacts and more information.

 

Ready to apply?

Follow our simple five-step process to create a UPEI account and complete an application form.