Whether pursuing thesis-based research that advance knowledge or professional degrees that accelerate their careers, students in the Faculty of Graduate Students drive change. With 13 faculties and 130+ graduate programs, our students share new discoveries in the lab, transform ideas into innovations and engage with industry leaders. From agriculture to engineering, food security to physics, and cleantech to community health, our students are advancing knowledge and making positive change in the world.


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Killam Alumni Fund

Dalhousie’s Killam Scholars are empowered to fully explore their graduate programs and make significant contributions to the world. The Killam Alumni Fund further supports Killam Scholars to pursue global connections and enriched opportunities that will further their research goals. Your gift will support extensive field research, provide students with opportunities to present at conferences and create initiatives that help students launch their careers.

“Anything is Possible”: Killam event celebrates graduate student researchClose to 200 people came together last week to celebrate this year’s Killam Scholars — the 126 recipients of Dalhousie’s most prestigious award for graduate students and postdoctoral researchers.

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Your gift to the Faculty of Graduate Studies creates opportunities for students in all programs to explore and innovate. With your support, students can enhance their skills through professional development, present their research at conferences, and participate in programs that take their research from the lab to the market. Make your gift to the Faculty of Graduate Studies today.

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