Admission Important Dates

Process & Important Dates

Please note that our online application system opened on October 1, 2017 and will close on March 31, 2018

 

The MScSM program online application system for applicants to our Class 2020 program - the program that begins September 2018 -  opened on October 1, 2017. The final application deadline is March 31, 2018. However, the online application system will only be open until March 31, 2018 for those applicants who have already opened their online applicaition by March 15, 2018 (applicants who have paid the $120 application fee and have completed the application form). Those applicants will have until March 31, 2018 to submit ALL required documents. We suggest that all applicants complete their applications as soon as possible and not wait until the final deadline date.

We have two interim deadlines; November 30, 2017 and January 31, 2018, for those applicants who would like an earlier admission decision.

Applications submitted and completed by the first interim deadline, November 30, 2017 (all required documents must be submitted online by that date, including reference letters and official English Proficiency score report that meets our minimum standards) will be reviewed in December 2017 and early January 2018. Skype interviews for qualified applicants will be scheduled in mid January (please note that not all applicants will be offered an interview), and an admission decision forwarded by January 31, 2018 to all applicants whose applications were complete by November 30, 2017.

Applications submitted and completed by the second interim deadline, January 31, 2018 (all required documents must be submitted online by that date, including reference letters and official English Proficiency score report that meets our minimum standards) will be reviewed in early to mid February. Skype interviews for qualified applicants will be scheduled for late February to early March 2018 (please note that not all applicants will be offered a Skype interview), and an admission decision forwarded by mid to late March, 2018 to all applicants whose applications were complete by January 31, 2018.

Applications submitted and completed by the Final deadline, March 31, 2018 (all required documents must be submitted online by that date, including reference letters and official English Proficiency score report that meets our minimum standards) will be reviewed in early to mid April. Skype interviews for qualified applicants will be scheduled for early to late April to early May 2018 (please note that not all applicants will be offered a Skype interview), and an admission decision forwarded by mid to late May, 2018 to all applicants whose applications were complete by March 31, 2018.

We encourage students to apply early as applications are reviewed on a rolling/interim basis. Applications are only accepted online through the School of Graduate Studies application system at the University of Toronto.

No late applications are accepted or considered. The online application system will close at 11:59 pm March 15, 2018. Only those applicants who have already started an online application file will have until March 31, 2018 to submit required documents.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the MScSM program office via email mscsm.utm@utoronto.ca

While international applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by either the November 30th or the January 31st interim application deadlines, international applications will be accepted until March 15th. However, international students should please consider the length of time it takes to obtain a student visa/permit for Canada when submitting completed applications for our admission consideraton. All visas and permits are the responsibility of students and MScSM will not offer deferrals if a visa or permit is not obtained in time.

Complete instructions regarding the MScSM Application are available in our online application starting October 1, 2017.For more information on admission requirements, including international degree equivalencies, please visit the School of Graduate Studies' Admissions web page of contact the MScSM Program Office: mscsm.utm@utoronto.ca