What are the admission requirements for the Ph.D. and MS.c. programs at the Chemical Engineering Department of Laval University?
The admission requirements are: filling an application form (available in the ulaval website), BS.c. and M.Sc. diplomas, B.Sc. and M.Sc. transcripts,
CV, statement of purpose, acceptance letter from a professor in the Laval university, recommendations from your previous supervisors,
list of your publications (if applicable), and your birth certificate.
Are there any language proficiency certificate requirements?
If you have been accepted by a professor for Ph.D.,
there is no need to provide a language proficiency certificate. For M.Sc., a minimum proficiency in french is required (please consult ulaval website).
I live in a foreign country. What procedure should I follow to come to your department at Laval University for a graduate program?
You should firstly contact the professor and he/she might offer you an acceptance. You can then apply to the university.
After receiving the university admission, you can proceed for CAQ and visa.
How much money do you think a graduate student needs to have to be able to live in Quebec city for each year?
$15,000 CAD would be enough for a single student, even though some graduate students find it possible to live with 12,000 CAD/year.
Quebec is not a expensive city! If you live in the dormitory its cost is approximately 350$/month.
What are the deadlines for the grad school applications?
Winter: September 15 , Summer: January 15, and Fall: February 1.
What are the tuition fees for international Ph.D. students?
All international students who enroll in a regular doctoral program at Université Laval will be eligible to benefit from the same tuition fees as Québec students. Roughly you will have to pay only ~ $4,000 per year.
Are there any scholarships given to new graduate students?
Université Laval provides a $2,000 admission scholarship to all Canadian or international students who register for the first time in a full-time doctoral program in summer, fall, or winter. Consult our department website
for our department partial scholarships.
Where can I find more information about how to become admitted to Laval University?
You can consult Future Students
What are the internal deadlines for applying for scholarships?
You can find some of the internal deadlines here