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International applicants

If you are a student interested in attending university in Canada why not choose Université Laval to pursue your studies or research? UL offers an exceptional experience in a welcoming and safe French-speaking environment.

Studying at UL

The Québec university system is based on the North American model and is similar to the European LMD system. To complete a program at UL, you must meet the admission requirements, hold the minimum diploma required for the level of studies you wish to pursue, and demonstrate a sufficient level of French proficiency.

Explore our broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs and find the one that's right for you.

Fees and budgeting

A university education is an investment and costs a considerable sum of money. To successfully complete your studies, it’s a good idea to draw up a budget and look into available scholarships and other forms of financial aid.

Fees and budgeting Scholarships and financial aid Working during your studies

Financial support for graduate students

There is a range of financial aid options available for international students enroled in a graduate program. Scholarships can be a significant source of funding and supplemental tuition fee exemption programs can considerably reduce the cost of your studies.

Funding for international students Supplemental tuition fee exemption

Looking for a research supervisor?

As one of Canada’s leading research universities, UL receives generous funding for students to join research teams.

Find a research supervisor Explore our infrastructures

International mobility

Study or do research in Québec through a UL international mobility program. These programs, offered in collaboration with universities and institutions around the world, give you the opportunity to add an international dimension to your degree.

Student exchanges Training and research internships

Studying at Université Laval in 90 seconds


Find out more about undergraduate studies with Inès, bachelor student in Public Communication


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Find out more about graduate studies with Fabio, doctorate student in Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Admissions deadlines

Summer 2019

Submit your application and start in May 2019.

Summer programs

Fall 2019

Submit your application before February 1st 2019 and start in September 2019.

Fall programs

Winter 2020

Submit your application before September 15th and start in January 2020

Winter programs