Tuition & Funding

Students admitted to the full-time Master’s or doctoral program will be guaranteed financial support. The base funding is made up of a mix of fellowships (including external awards such as NSERC, OGS), teaching assistantships, and other sources of funding, at the discretion of the department; and is subject to satisfactory academic progress, the maintenance of good standing, and in the case of teaching assistantships, satisfactory performance in that role, as judged by the department. Additional information abound funding can be found in the PDF icon2023-24 Graduate Studies in Mathematics Handbook.

Breakdown of Funding Period


Funding Period

MSc 1 Year
PhD (4 year program) 4 Years
PhD Direct-Entry (5 year program) 5 Years


Part-time graduate students are not eligible for financial assistance from the Department of Mathematics. 

For more information on funding and financial aid for graduate studies, visit the School of Graduate Studies website, our page about Scholarships & Awards, or U of T Finances