Fees and funding


For a complete listing of fees associated with graduate studies at the University of Toronto visit the Graduate Fees page. 

Domestic tuition fees*

2019-20 2020-21 2021-22
$10,550 $10,550 $10,550

*Ancillary fees not included

International tuition fees*  

2019-20 2020-21 2021-22
$32,790 $34,430 $36,150

*Ancillary fees not included

Notes on tuition fees

    • The fee schedules for 2021-2022 as outlined above were approved by the Governing Council. 
    • Tuition fee increases for domestic students are maintained at the maximum limits established under the Tuition Fee Framework (0% for 2020-21) or by internal commitments (maximum 5%) for the normal length of a full-time program. 
    • Tuition fee rates for each year are effective May 1st. For example, the tuition fees for 2020-21 commence in the Summer 2020 session. 
    • Domestic tuition fees for new programs are subject to Ministry review and approval. 


As a professional Masters program, the Translational Research Program (TRP) does not offer guaranteed stipends. You are expected to learn how to seek and apply for both project and individual funding. You can also apply for a limited number of needs-based TRP bursaries. During the program, we encourage you to apply to: 

Each year, our students receive major awards including the Ontario Graduate Scholarships and the Canada Graduate Scholarship – Masters. Learn more about their experiences:

Canada Graduate Scholarships Masters (CGSM) 

    • Amount: $17,500 for 12 months 
    • For more information and how to apply see Canada Graduate Scholarships – Master’s program on the NSERC website 
    • The Canada Graduate Scholarships Master’s Awards are intended to provide special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a Master’s degree in a health or science-related field in Canada. 

Ontario Graduate Scholarships (OGS) 

    • This scholarship recognizes academic excellence in graduate studies in all disciplines of academic study. 
    • A limited number is available to visa students. 
    • The OGS program at U of T is jointly funded by the Province of Ontario and the University of Toronto. 
    • Minimum A- average is required. 

Ontario Women’s Health Scholars Award 

    • Master’s Awards – $25,000 plus $1,000 research allowance. See the OCGS website for more details. 
    • Funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, a Scholar Awards Program in Women’s Health has been established to ensure that Ontario attracts and retains pre-eminent women’s health scholars. 
    • The community of women’s health scholars fostered by this Awards program will excel in the creation of new knowledge about women’s health and its translation into improved health for women, more effective health services and products for women, and a strengthened health care system.

SGS “University-Wide” Awards 

    • Over the years a number of endowments have been established at the School of Graduate Studies (SGS) through the generous support of various donors. 
    • Both new and continuing students are eligible (a small number of awards are entrance scholarships). 
    • Unless otherwise stated, full-time students in all years of study are eligible. 
    • LMP is under Division IV.
    • Visit the SGS website for full information. 

Black Graduate Student Excellence Bursary

    • The Black Graduate Student Excellence Bursary was created by the UTGSU in partnership with the University of Toronto School of Graduate Studies (SGS) to provide financial support to help improve fair and equitable access to educational opportunities for Black students commencing graduate studies at the University of Toronto.
    • Up to 15 $2,000 need-based bursaries are awarded annually and serve to provide added financial support to help offset the costs associated with academic endeavours in the first year of study. 

Iranian Memorial Scholarship

    • The University of Toronto has established the Iranian Student Memorial Scholarship Fund in honour of those who lost their lives in the crash of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752, including eight members of the University of Toronto community. 
    • Open to international graduate students with Iranian citizenship.
    • One needs-based award up to $10,000.
    • Application details on the SGS site.