Wood Sciences (PhD)
A Master’s degree (or equivalent as recognized by Université Laval) in Wood Sciences or a subject closely related to selected graduate work.
High Academic Achievement: The minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) is 3.0 out of a possible 4.33.
Proficiency in French/English: Proficiency in either French or English is required.
- Courses are offered in French.
- The candidate must be willing to learn French within the first year.
Other requirements: Please note that students cannot enter the Ph.D. program until the M.Sc. degree has been awarded, or all requirements completed.
Compulsory Courses (6 credits)
- Doctoral Exams (6 credits)
Complementary Courses (6 credits)
Thesis (78 credits)
For more details refer to program description.
- Wood building physics
- Wood building materials and construction
- Green building technology
- Innovative engineered wood
- Structural design of wood-based furniture
- Exterior and interior wood coatings formulation and characterization
- Wood densification
- Stimuli-sensitive materials
Refer to the section “Professors”, where their individual Research Areas/expertise are listed.
Financial Support - Doctoral Funding
|Step 1 (semester 4 or 5)||$ 2200 or $ 3300|
|Step 2 (semester 7 or 8)||$ 1500 or $ 2200|
|Step 3 (semester 9, 10, 11 or 12)||$ 1100 to $ 4400|
* All amounts are in Canadian dollars.
Steps and amounts are presented in details in the financial support plan of the Faculty at: www.ffgg.ulaval.ca/bourses-reussite/
Wood Building Physics, Wood Building Material and Construction, Green Building Technology, Innovative Engineered Wood, Structural Design of Wood-based Furniture.