All full-time DeGroote PhD students are guaranteed funding for the first four years of study. Currently, each full-time student receives a minimum of $20,000 per year. The vast majority of our students receive more.
Scholarships, teaching assistant positions and research assistant positions provide this funding. Students are encouraged to increase their income by seeking out research assistant positions with faculty members during the summer term as well. Students in their later years can also apply for sessional lecturing positions.
Students are also strongly encouraged to apply to all internal and external scholarship competitions. Many of our students have been awarded generous government scholarships, including:
Tuition fees for the 2016/17 academic year:
A limited number of bursaries may be available to international students. These bursaries are designed to help bridge the gap between domestic and international tuition fees. The distribution of these bursaries is decided by the admission committee, based on students’ admission rankings.
Students in our program can also take advantage of the following: