CREATE Graduate Training Programs

CREATE programs offer a unique combination of traditional graduate programming and experiential learning to support a seamless transition into industry.

The Faculty of Science is proud to offer innovative and unique NSERC CREATE graduate training programs designed to support a seamless transition into industry.



All of our CREATE programs offer a unique combination of traditional graduate programming and experiential learning to set new graduates up for success.

  • Internships,
  • field work,
  • and soft-skills training,

are just some of the supplementary experiences on offer in addition to access to some of the finest research facilities in the world, with training and mentorship.


The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) administrates the Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) grant to support the development of innovative graduate training programs with the aim to encourage interdisciplinary collaboration, address scientific challenges associated with Canada’s research priorities, and to facilitate the introduction of highly-skilled, productive employees into the Canadian workforce.