Prospective Students

Thank you for your interest in graduate admissions and welcome to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research at UAlberta.

Our more than 7,600 talented graduate students—34% of whom are international students—play a central role in all of the institute's wide-ranging research activities, making a vital contribution to the educational experience of students, faculty and the success of the research itself.

Students choose to attend the Faculty of Graduate Studies at UAlberta for many reasons including the depth and range of our academic offerings, the diversity of culture and ideas, and the top-ranking of our graduate programs.

Join our graduate studies community at UAlberta and become part of an intellectual landscape that thrives on the pursuit of curiosity and breaking the boundaries of conventional wisdom.

Researcher sees future of biofuels coming down the pipe

Engineering PhD student explores possibility of pipelines for moving raw materials of biofuel from farms to refineries.

Engineering PhD student Mahdi Vaezi is trying to find out how efficient it is to transport agricultural waste used in biofuels to biorefineries by pipeline. More.