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Location:Montréal
Setting:Urban
Population:3,500,000
Enrollment:45,300
On Campus:3%
Language:French
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 09/02-12/23
  • Spring 01/07-04/30

Tuition & Payments
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$3,100

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
PLAN B

Campus Diversity
0%Caucasian
0%African American
0%Hispanic
0%Asian American
0%Native American
20%International
80%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Outgoing Students
Incoming Students


NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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Montreal is the second-largest French-speaking city in the world and a flourishing modern metropolis where English is also widely present. Subsequent waves of immigrants have given Montreal a multi-ethnic character. Universite de Montreal is the largest university in Quebec, the second largest in Canada and the top university in the French-speaking world. With its 15 faculties and 80 departments and schools, UdeM offers programs in almost all academic fields. Flexible and varied, our programs include many bi-disciplinary bachelor degrees. It is one of Canada's major research centres where students can work alongside internationally renowned specialists. With over 7,300 foreign students enrolled, UdeM is considered one of Canada's most cosmopolitan universities. Combining green space and modern architecture, UdeM boasts one of Quebec's largest sports complexes, and has high-level sport teams called "Carabins de Montreal".

COSTS: Costs are given in Canadian dollars.

Campus Location - Located at the heart of Montreal, our campus is easily accessible. UdeM also enjoys visibility in several regions of Quebec where it trains veterinarians, physicians, nurses, and more.

Helpful Information - The language of instruction is French.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Agriculture: Animal Sciences, Plant Science, Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Science

Anthropology: American Indian Studies, Anthropology, Archaeology, Ethnic Studies, Evolutionary Anthropology

Architecture: Architecture, Interior Architecture, Landscape Architecture/Design

Area Studies: Art Studies, Asian/Oriental Studies, Catalan Language and Culture, Chinese Studies, Chinese Studies (minor), Cinema and Cultural Studies, East Asian Literature/Studies, European Studies, Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies, Gerontology, Hispanic Studies, International Studies, Japanese Studies, Japanse Studies (minor), Latin American Studies, Multi-Ethnic Studies, Popular Culture, Quebec Studies, Russian Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art History, Computer Graphics, Design, Interior Design

Athletics: Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Fitness and Sports Science, Movement Studies, Physical Education, Sports Behavior, Sports Medicine

Biological Sciences: Applied Biology, Aquatic Biology, Bacteriology, Bioinformatics, Biology/Life Science, Biophysics, Botany/Plant Sciences, Cell Biology, Entomology, Evolutionary Biology, Field Biology, Fish Biology, Genetics, Human Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biosciences, Parasitology, Physiology, Wildlife Biology, Zoology

Business: Actuarial Science, Business Law, Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, Labor Studies, Law and Public Policy, Logistics, Operations Management, Operations Research, Organizational Studies

Chemistry: Biochemical Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Molecular Biochemistry

Computer Science: System Administration

Criminal Justice: Administration of Justice, Corrections, Court Services, Crime and Society, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Legal Studies, Systems of Justice

Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Physical Sciences, Science

Economics: Economics, International Economics

Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Child Development, Childhood Studies, Early Childhood, Educational Administration and Supervision, Educational Studies, Language and Literacy, Mathematics, Physical Education, Special Education

English: Classical Studies, Comparative Literature, English, Film Studies, Language and Literacy, Linguistics, Literature

Environmental Studies: Conservation Biology, Ecology, Environmental Biology, Environmental Design, Environmental Health and Safety, Environmental Health Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies, Landscape Management, Population Dynamics, Sustainability Studies, Wildlife Biology/Science, Wildlife Conservation, Wildlife Ecology

Food Science: Nutrition

Foreign Language: Arabic, Chinese, Classical Languages, English as a Foreign Language, French, French as a Foreign Language, German, Greek, Interpretation/Translation, Italian, Japanese, Language and Culture, Languages, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

General Studies: Arts and Science, Classical Studies, Humanities, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Spanish Literature

Geography and Urban Studies: Applied Geography, City Planning, Environmental Planning, Geography, Human Geography, Physical Geography, Urban Planning, Urban Studies

Health and Safety Sciences: Kinesiology, Nursing, Optometry, Substance Abuse/Addictions

History: History

Industrial Studies: Industrial Design, Industrial Relations

Information Studies: Applied Computer Science, Computer Applications, Computer Information Systems, Computer Mathematics, Computer Programming, Computer Science

International Studies: International Relations, International Studies

Mathematics: Actuarial Mathematics, Computation Science, Discrete Mathematics, Mathematical Economics, Mathematics, Mathematics-Physics, Pure Math, Statistics

Medieval/Renaissance Studies: Medieval/Renaissance Studies

Performing Arts: Choral Music, Ethnomusicology, Jazz Composition, Music, Music History, Music Performance, Music Theory and Composition, Music/Jazz Studies

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Ethics, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Theology

Physics: Applied Physics, Astrophysics, Chemical Physics, Nuclear Physics, Physics

Political Science: Government, International Affairs/Relations, International Studies, Political Economy, Political Science, Public Policy Studies

Psychology: Behavioral Science, Chemical Dependency/Addiction Studies, Child Psychology, Human Development, Industrial Psychology, Psychology

Sociology/Social Work: Social Science, Social Service, Social Work, Sociology

Speech Pathology and Audiology: Speech Therapy



Closed Programs
Medecine, Dentistry, Communications, Film Studies (production), Pharmacy, Teaching French as a Second Language. Business, management and engineering courses are taught at our affiliated schools therefore unavailable to NSE students

Limitations
Economics, Psychology, Law, Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Kinesiology, Criminology, French Literature, Speech Therapy.

Notable Academic Programs
International Studies, French as a Foreign Language, Quebec Studies, Comparative Literature, French

Unique Academic Programs
Veterinary Medicine, Speech Therapy, Astrophysics, Music Theory and Composition, Theology

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from other NSE members within my own Canadian province
  • 2.5 GPA
  • The language of instruction is French. Students must demonstrate French language proficiency on their home campus prior to placement. DELF test strongly recommended.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • Available
Summer Exchange
  • Plan B with full-term enrollment
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will accept on Plan B
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan B: 15 ($500 per additional hour)
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 6/6/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Housing Deposit: $375 Year Plan B Mandatory
Health Insurance: $348 Semester Plan B Mandatory
Transportation Fee: $190 Semester Plan B Optional

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $348 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Canada
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 6/6/2014.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Single: $1,500
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $500
  • Proximity to campus: 0-4
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal plans are not available.


All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.