The IMS has grown to become the largest graduate unit in the Faculty of Medicine, with over 600 faculty and 500 graduate students, three professional MHSc programs and more than 90 graduate courses.

The IMS has played a major role in the development of academic medicine at UofT. Many outstanding clinician scientists, clinician investigators and basic scientists have been trained through our doctoral stream programs.

IMS aims to provide:

  • An enriched graduate culture with emphasis on scholarship in translational medical research;
  • Advanced research training for both physician and non-physician graduate trainees leading to MSc and PhD degrees;
  • Advanced training in IMS graduate professional programs.

Doctoral Program

Information on our doctoral programs, degree requirements, timelines and exams

Collaborative Specializations

Further specialize your degree with a CS

Biomedical Communications Program

Our two-year professional master's program


Summer Undergraduate Research Program