Why pursue graduate studies at Queen’s engineering?

The best of all worlds in graduate education

Work with internationally renowned academics in state-of-the art facilities. Spread your academic wings in unique research centers. And enjoy unparalleled quality of life in one of Canada’s great small cities.

We boast one of the best faculty to graduate student ratios, a close-knit community of collaborative researchers, and consistently rate among Canada’s best schools for student experience.

Queen’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science welcomes leading researchers to continue their work with us.

Why Kingston

The jewel of southeastern Ontario, Kingston is the ideal place to work – and live – as a graduate student. A small city with easy access to the campus, a thriving downtown and restaurant scene, amazing outdoor activities including bike trails, sailing, hiking, and more… while graduate students choose Queen’s for academic reasons, quality of life is another key consideration.

Find out more about Kingston:

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An extensive support network

  • Queen’s Student Wellness Services includes health and mental health services, clinics, and other resources.
  • Exclusively for graduate students, Expanding Horizons provides workshops and other resources to help you build professional and career skills, network, and more.
  • Inclusive Queen's supports students from every background with support, resources, and culturally appropriate resources.
  • Other resources and services for graduate students include:
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Proud participants in IBET

Queen's Engineering is part of a group of six Ontario engineering schools offering $25,000 scholarships to Black and Indigenous PhD students.

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Learn more about Graduate Studies at Queen's

Visit the School of Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (SGSPA) website for information about funding and the admissions process.

Still have questions? Contact SGSPA.

Grad Maps

Learn about all of our Master’s and PhD programs through Career Services' Grad Maps! These detailed brochures will tell you more about our programs, as well as detailing paths to success at any level of study.

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