Western Science has a proud tradition of scholarship and research, cemented with each generation of graduate students and post-doctoral fellows trained within our community. Immersed in a research-intensive environment, graduate studies at Western Science results in the acquisition of the necessary technical skills required to pursue competitive positions in academic, public, and private sectors. We invite you to learn more about our graduate programs, the students who choose to develop their professional credentials with us, and the labs that host them.

Career and Professional Development through SGPS

As a Western graduate student, you have access to an abundance of quality professional development opportunities, which make it simple for you to self-direct your learning and development, maximize the value of your degree, and ease your career transition.

If you’re a doctoral student, optimize your doctoral degree by taking advantage of Own Your Future (OYF). These workshops support you in your doctoral studies and enable you to be career-ready.

Own Your Future is:

  • Self-directed – you participate as much or as little as you want
  • Supported by a confidential Power Skills Assessment
  • Designed to be relaxing and meaningful
  • Developed and delivered by experts