OISE University of Toronto – An All-Graduate Institute for Teaching and Learning

Thinking of graduate studies in education? Explore OISE University of Toronto. Our programs will open doors.


If you are thinking about graduate studies or teaching, consider the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) of the University of Toronto.

About OISE
OISE is the only all-graduate institute of teaching, learning and research in Canada. We are recognized around the world as a leader in graduate programs in areas such as education, teaching and applied psychology. We are the largest and most research-intensive institute of education in Canada and one of the largest in North America.

About the University of Toronto
The University of Toronto’s distinguished faculty, institutional record of groundbreaking scholarship and wealth of innovative academic opportunities continually attract outstanding students and academics from around the world. U of T has been recognized as the top university in Canada and one of the top 20 in the world according to the 2013-14 Times Higher Education (THE) World University report. In the most recent QS World University Rankings, OISE rose to ninth overall in the world and to first in North America among public institutions.

Our Programs
OISE offers a wide-range of academic and professional programs involving the study of learning from birth through adulthood. Our graduates are internationally recognized as among the best and brightest scholars, leaders and researchers within and beyond the field of education.

Our MEd programs emphasize both academic and professional learning in a range of fields. With an MEd, you can expand your career options within and beyond the field of education. Programs include:
Counselling Psychology,
Developmental Psychology and Education,
Curriculum Studies & Teacher Development,
Language & Literacies Education,
Adult Education & Community Development,
Educational Leadership & Policy (formerly Educational Administration),
Higher Education
Social Justice Education

If you are thinking of becoming a teacher, explore our Master of Teaching (MT) program. It offers you the unique opportunity to both earn a graduate degree and to be eligible for certification to teach in Ontario. With an OISE MT degree, you can join graduates who have leadership positions and advanced careers within and beyond the field of education.

How do I apply?
Applications for OISE graduate programs become available in late September for entry beginning the following September.

Need more information?
To discover more about our programs, visit OISE.
Contact: iteadm.oise@utoronto.ca

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