Explore Graduate Studies

Join the School of Graduate Studies (SGS), along with various academic units, for our “Explore Graduate Studies at Memorial University” event taking place from Monday, November 1 to Thursday, November 4, 11am-1pm (NT) daily. We will be offering a series of virtual information sessions hosted by SGS staff, as well as panel discussions from faculty in various academic units.

DAY 1 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2021 

Time: 11am-12pm
IS GRAD SCHOOL RIGHT FOR YOU? 

Are you curious about graduate school or wondering how an advanced degree could be rewarding? Or are you simply interested to know about options after a bachelor’s degree? Explore the ins and outs of graduate studies with us. 
Presenter: Dr. Amy Warren - Interim Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Dean of Graduate Studies

Time: 12pm-1pm
PANEL DISCUSSION ON GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE 

Join representatives from the School of Graduate Studies and the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. In this open session we will be answering any questions that you have on graduate programs offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Time: 12pm-1pm
PANEL DISCUSSION ON GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN THE FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 

Join representatives from the School of Graduate Studies and the Faculty of Business Administration. In this open session we will be answering any questions that you have on graduate programs offered by the Faculty of Business Administration. 

DAY 2 - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2021 

Time: 11am-12pm
GRADUATE STUDIES AT MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY

Memorial offers over 100 graduate diploma, master’s, and doctoral degree program options across almost all disciplines. Join us for this session in which we’ll cover admission requirements, program requirements, tuition fees, tips for finding a research supervisor, and advice on how to submit the best possible application. 
Presenter: Dr. Meghan Burchell - Acting Associate Dean of Graduate Studies 

Time: 12pm-1pm
PANEL DISCUSSION ON GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN THE FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 

Join representatives from the School of Graduate Studies and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. In this open session we will be answering any questions that you have on graduate programs offered by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. 

DAY 3 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2021 

Time: 11am-12pm
FUNDING AND SCHOLARSHIPS FOR GRADUATE PROGRAMS AT MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY 

As a research-intensive institution, Memorial University offers competitive funding packages to academically eligible graduate students, both Canadian and international. Please join us in this webinar on the types of funding packages and scholarships offered to graduate students and the application process.
Presenter: Carol Sullivan - Manager, Fellowships and Awards 

Time: 12pm-1pm
PANEL DISCUSSION ON GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN THE FACULTY OF SCIENCE 

Join representatives from the School of Graduate Studies and the Faculty of Science. In this open session we will be answering any questions that you have on graduate programs offered by the Faculty of Science. 

DAY 4 - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2021 

Time: 11am-12pm
THREE STEPS TO GET ADMITTED TO GRADUATE PROGRAMS 

This presentation will cover reasons you might consider going to graduate school, different program options, general admission requirements for graduate programs, and specific advice to increase your chances at admission. There will also be a Q&A period for you to ask questions about applying for admission.
Presenter: Andrew Kim - Director, Graduate Enrolment Services

Time: 12pm-1pm
PANEL DISCUSSION ON GRADUATE PROGRAMS AT GRENFELL AND IN THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE 

Join representatives from the School of Graduate Studies, Grenfell and the Faculty of Medicine. In this open session we will be answering any questions that you have on graduate programs offered by Grenfell and the Faculty of Medicine