Graduate Research Opportunities

Fine-tune your education working alongside our world-class researchers and award-winning supervisors.

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Don't see your specific interest listed? Explore all of the University of Calgary's graduate study opportunities to see detailed research areas, find a supervisor, and much more.

Including but not limited to:

  • animal physiology
  • biotechnology 
  • conservation biology
  • environmental microbiology 
  • genomics
  • analytical chemistry 
  • inorganic chemistry 
  • organic chemistry 
  • applied chemistry 
  • physical and theoretical chemistry


  • foundations of computer science 
  • information security and data management 
  • networks and distributed systems 
  • software engineering 
  • visual and interactive computing

Including but not limited to:

  • petrology 
  • tectonics 
  • glaciology 
  • quaternary and surficial geology 
  • hydrogeology 
  • planetary geology 
  • seismology
  • solid earth geophysics

Including but not limited to:

  • actuarial science 
  • bio-statistics 
  • cryptography 
  • industrial mathematics

Including but not limited to:

  • astronomy and astrophysics 
  • complexity science 
  • environmental physics
  • isotope science laboratory