Prospective student from outside Quebec
Join the 9,316 students who came to the UdeM from abroad in 2015.
You don't have a college diploma (DEC or equivalent), but you want to enrol in a Université de Montréal program?
Ask about our preparatory year, managed by the Service d'appui à la formation interdisciplinaire et à la réussite étudiante (SAFIRE) (in French). Subject to certain conditions, it can help you become eligible for most of our undergraduate programs.
Call on the Bureau des étudiants internationaux (international student services) for information on:
- Admission to regular programs
- Exchange programs
- Immigration procedure
- Medical coverage
- Tuition fees
- Tips to simplify your stay in Montréal
- Life in Montréal
Other useful information (in French)
About the language of instruction at the UdeM
Université de Montréal is a Francophone institution, and as such the language of instruction in most cases in French. For some courses, you can submit papers and exams written in English. But for deadling with the university administration and living in Montréal, a working knowledge on French is indispensable. (For more information)