Graduate Programs - Science Masters Degrees and PhDs

Our graduate science programs offer students the opportunity to study with some of the world's best research scientists. We offer a variety of master's and doctoral programs within each of our seven departments, as well as specialized degree programs and hybrid learning and integrated research experiences with our NSERC CREATE programs.

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On this page: Programs by Department | NSERC CREATE ProgramsSpecialized Programs | Contacts & Other Information | Faculty Rankings


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Centres & Institutes

The research environment in the Faculty of Science is enriched by superb research institutes and centres. Areas of research expertise include artificial intelligence, applied mathematics, geophysics, particle physics, space exploration, and more.

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Faculty of Science rankings

If you are unsure of making the University of Alberta your first choice for graduate studies, visit our faculty rankings page to see how our programs and degrees stack up against other institutions across the globe.

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