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Faculty of Graduate Studies. WELCOME to the University of Calgary! From the Faculty of Graduate Studies… also known as FGS. Key Sources of Information. Faculty of Graduate Studies Website: www.grad.ucalgary.ca Advisor/Supervisor

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Faculty of graduate studies

Faculty of Graduate Studies

WELCOME to the University of Calgary!

From the Faculty of Graduate Studies… also known as FGS

Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


Key sources of information

Key Sources of Information

  • Faculty of Graduate Studies Website:

    www.grad.ucalgary.ca

  • Advisor/Supervisor

  • Graduate Program Administrator/Coordinator in the program

  • Graduate Program Officer/Graduate Scholarship Officer in the Faculty of Graduate Studies

Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


Helpful information on the website

Helpful Information on the Website

www.grad.ucalgary.ca

  • Graduate Calendar

  • Application for Admission

  • Graduate Awards Database

  • Important Deadlines

  • Policies and Procedures

    • Examinations

    • Handbooks of Supervision

    • Thesis Guidelines

  • Contact Information

  • Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    How do i apply

    How do I Apply?

    • On line

    • Application fee

    • Transcripts

    • References

    • Research Proposal

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Information available through your on line student center

    Information Available through your On-line Student Center

    • Course adds/drops

    • Student personal timetable

    • Courses and Grades

    • Exam timetable

    • Fee Assessment/Payment Information

    • Address and Email Changes

    • Transcript Requests

    • Tax Receipt Information

    • Application for Convocation

    • Enrollment Verification Letters

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    When you need to contact us fgs

    When you need to Contact us (FGS)

    • Ways we can help you:

    • Questions/Issues concerning:

      • Fee Assessment

      • Scholarships

      • Registration

      • Policies and Procedures

    • We are located:

    • Main Desk

    • Room 720 (7th Floor)

    • Earth Sciences Building

    • Scholarship Office

    • Room 702 (7th Floor)

    • Earth Sciences Building

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Important dates to remember

    Important Dates to Remember

    • Admission Deadlines

    • Vary by Program

    • 1 April for September start

    • Earlier for international transcript assessment

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Faculty of graduate studies

    Fees

    • Tuition Fees

    • Tuition fee assessment differs depending on your program

    • General Fees

    • Assessed every year on your registration anniversary (eg. Fall)

    • Fees such as Health and Dental, UPASS (transit fees) and Campus Recreation

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Graduate student financial support

    Graduate Student Financial Support $$$$$

    Handled by Department/Program

    Graduate Assistantships – Teaching and Non-teaching

    Department Scholarship Funding

    Supervisor funding

    Handled by FGS

    Scholarships

    Bursaries

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Where to find information on scholarships and bursaries

    Where to find InformationOn Scholarships and Bursaries

    • Graduate Awards Database:

      http://www.grad.ucalgary.ca//funding

      *please be aware of scholarship deadlines*

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    What awards are available

    What Awards are Available?

    • External

      • NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR, Vanier, CGS-FSS, iCORE, AIF etc.

    • Internal

      • Open Scholarship Competition

      • Special Awards & Bursaries

      • Recommended by Program

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Tri council scholarships

    Tri-Council Scholarships

    • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

    • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

    • Canadian Institutes of Health Research

    • Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (NEW)

    • Canadian Graduate Scholarship-Foreign Studies Supplement (NEW)

    • Workshops held in September

    • **Consult your program for application deadline

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Nserc

    NSERC

    • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

      www.nserc.ca

    • **Consult your program for application deadline

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Sshrc

    SSHRC

    • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

      www.sshrc.ca

    • **Consult your program for application deadline

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Faculty of graduate studies

    CIHR

    • Canadian Institutes of Health Research

      www.cihr.ca

      ** Consult your program for further information

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Alberta ingenuity nano and icore

    Alberta Ingenuity, Nano and iCore

    • www.albertaingenuity.ca

    • **Consult Alberta Ingenuity and iCore website for deadlines

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Ahfmr

    AHFMR

    • Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research

    • www.ahfmr.ab.ca

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Open scholarship competition

    Open Scholarship Competition

    • OSC Online Application form:

    • http://www.grad.ucalgary.ca/funding

    • Queen Elizabeth II scholarships

    • *Killam Memorial Scholarship*

    • **Consult your program for application deadline

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Special awards bursaries

    Special Awards, Bursaries

    • Listed on Graduate Awards Database

    • Complete applications to FGS by May 15

    • All awards based on academic merit

    • Bursaries also include financial need

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


    Faculty of graduate studies

    Applying for Graduate Awards?

    • The application package you hand in to the Graduate Scholarship Office must include:

    • 1.    The correct application form

    • 2.    All your official transcripts including your current UofC transcript

    • 3.    A list of all awards and scholarships you hold or have applied for

    • 4.    Two references, each in a sealed envelope, with the referee’s signature across the seal

    • 5.    Your one-page research proposal

    • 6.    A list of your publications

    • 7.    Additional statements required by the Terms of Reference of the award you are applying for

    • Applications must be received with all documents in one package.

    • Applications that do not include allof these items are incomplete and unfortunately cannot be adjudicated..

    Engineering Graduate Admission Seminar, February 2009


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