OISE Master of Education

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OISE's 2022 MEd Open House - Watch Now

Meet faculty, staff, and students as you explore 8 programs featured at OISE’s 2022 MEd Open House. Discover why OISE is globally ranked for graduate programs leading to careers in higher education, teaching and learning, and education research. 
Some spots are still available in programs beginning September 2022.

For help or to request an individual appointment, contact: come2oise@utoronto.ca.

Click the links below to view our recorded program sessions.

Additional videos for future students:

Dean's Welcome and Land Acknowledgement

Admissions Information

Career Pathways

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Check out our Program Finder and discover the Master of Education degree program that is right for you. You can search based on your interests and filter the results by degree, department, study options and more.

About OISE

Comparative, International, and Development Education (CIDE) is one of the world’s largest, most diverse and dynamic graduate specializations in the field of comparative education. Research interests span a range of theoretical and practical issues, from the study of ethnicity and identity to the issues of globalization and global governance, educational reform, social equality and more. The broad scope of the CIDE specialization appeals to Canadian and international students interested in applying a comparative and international lens to their professional work. 

To learn more about CIDEC, please visit their website

The Indigenous Education Network (IEN) is a group of students, faculty and community members who share a common commitment to and passion for Indigenous Education and Research. Founded in 1989, the IEN provides an Indigenous presence at OISE and seeks to establish a forum for ongoing and dynamic discussion, action and change. The Indigenous Education Network:

  • Supports students and their study interests in Indigenous education.
  • Advances education research on Indigenous issues.
  • Actively encourages the development of Indigenous curriculum.
  • Collaborates with campus and community groups to strengthen initiatives related to our mission.

The IEN hosts guest speakers, socials and teachings throughout the year as a way for Indigenous and non-Indigenous community members to participate in experiential learning, establish relationships and network.

For more information, please visit IEN’s website or contact them via email.

Spécialisation conjointe Éducation, francophonies et diversité offerte par le CREFO

Les cours de la spécialisation conjointe ont pour but d’examiner, dans une perspective multidisciplinaire, les réalités éducatives et sociales propres à la francophonie locale, nationale et internationale. Les connaissances acquises permettent de développer chez les étudiantes et les étudiants une perspective critique en ce qui a trait aux grandes questions de l’heure dans le domaine de l’éducation et d’acquérir une solide formation à la recherche. Les étudiantes et les étudiants admis dans un programme de maîtrise (MEd ou MA) ou de doctorat (PhD ou EdD) dans les départements de Curriculum, Teaching and Learning (CTL) ou de Social Justice Education (SJE) peuvent s’inscrire à la spécialisation conjointe. 

For more information, please visit CREFO’s website or contact them via email.

The OISE Alumni Association (OISEAA) acts as the alumni voice on matters that affect our community. Together, we create the events and experiences that foster a lasting bond between alumni and alma mater. 

The OISEAA provides a meaningful volunteer experience in governance, planning and community building for its members. Over 100,000 alumni stand to benefit by developing and promoting themselves through OISE. 

For more information about the OISE Alumni Association, please visit their website.

As a way of building community and supporting our students, we launched the OISE together hub. It includes a wealth of information, from wellness activities to virtual community building events. Learn more

Are you interested in learning more about OISE, student life, financial aid and tuition, course offerings or information related to international students? OISE’s 2021/2022 Viewbook includes all of this information and more. Learn more

Master of Education (MEd) degrees are designed for professionals working in education-related fields. Master of Arts (MA) degrees are designed to provide opportunities for study, research, and theoretical analysis. If you are looking for Teacher Education and a credential leading to certification with the Ontario College of Teachers, check out either the Master of Teaching (MT) or the Master of Arts in Child Study and Education (MA). Learn more.

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Are you ready to further your education with OISE? There's still time to apply

While OISE’s main admissions deadline has passed, spaces are still available for programs starting September 2022. Visit our admissions pages to see the list of programs currently accepting applications and find one that is a fit for your career and research goals.