Université de Montréal / モントリオール大学 / L'Université de Montréal




Number of students 5 ( including number of student spots slided from AY2020 : 0)*Updated October 28, 2020
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September - April
Location 2900 Boulevard Edouard-Montpetit, Montréal, QC H3T 1J4, Canada
University profile Founded in 1878, the Université de Montréal (UdeM), with its two affiliated schools, the École Polytechnique and the HEC Montréal, is now the largest university in Quebec and the second largest in Canada. With over 66,988 students from around the world, UdeM awards more than 13,000 diplomas every year. Deeply rooted in Montreal and dedicated to its international mission, UdeM is one of the top universities in the French-speaking world. With over 9,316 foreign students enrolled last year, UdeM is considered one of Canadaʼs most cosmopolitan universities. Its foreign student office (Bureau des étudiants internationaux) provides guidance and information to foreign students, while English-speaking students from other Canadian provinces receive help and advice from the coordinator of the Anglophone Student Support Program. UdeM students who wish to complete their education abroad can obtain information at the Maison internationale on our many exchange programs with universities around the world.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Administration, Applied Sciences, Arts, Education, Health Sciences, Human Sciences, Law, Literature, Multisectorial Programs, and Science
Exchange students have access to most of the disciplines taught at the Université de Montréal; however, some programs may also have certain restrictions or exceptions. You must choose only one UdeM study program, and courses corresponding only to this chosen program. There are however some programs that allow you to choose courses from different study areas. Restricted Programs and Particularities:
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students

Geology, Forestry, Agriculture (please see here for more information regarding closed programs


Graduate programs open to exchange students


Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students ------
Minimum GPA (UG) None, but students must show strong academic commitment and performance.
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG)

French: B2                                                                                                                                                                            

Some departments may require a higher level.

Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar FALL SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Beginning of September
  Exams end: End of December

  Classes begin: Beginning of January
  Exams end: End of April
Important university website for exchange students https://international.umontreal.ca/english/international-students/study-at-udem-in-an-exchange-program/
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