About the blog

Student Ambassadors are current students who offer their authentic perspectives about being a graduate student at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE). By sharing their insights and experiences at OISE, Student Ambassadors provide you with a little preview of what may lie ahead for you at OISE.

Through their posts, the Student Ambassadors will cover topics such as student life in OISE, academic and leisure events at OISE and the broader University of Toronto, and other interesting discoveries they make as an OISE student.

Older posts from previous Student Ambassadors can be found here. Please note, the wordpress website linked is not monitored. 

To get in contact with a current Student Ambassador, please contact oise.ambassador@utoronto.ca with your questions. 

OISE quick facts

The Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) is Canada’s only all-graduate institute of teaching, learning and research, recognized as a leader in graduate education, initial and continuing teacher education, and research in education and human development. 

OISE is ranked first in Canada for studies in education in the 2018 QS World University Rankings and 11th internationally by Times Higher Education (THE) 2018 rankings. As an OISE graduate, you will carry the reputation of the University of Toronto, which is recognized as Canada’s top university. Internationally, the university also holds a strong reputation. In 2018, THE ranked the University of Toronto first in Canada and as one of the top 11 public universities in the world.

With the help of its world-class professors, OISE is committed to enhancing the social, economic, political and cultural well-being of individuals and communities locally, nationally and globally through leadership in teaching, research and advocacy. A unique place to work, learn and grow, OISE addresses current and emerging challenges with the scale, academic excellence and collaborative energy that few institutions can claim.

To learn more about OISE's programs, admissions requirements and application deadlines, please read our
2019-2020 Viewbook.