UdeM Exemption 2023 Scholarship for International Students
The Université de Montréal is excited to announce that it is accepting applications from eligible students who are interested in applying for the UdeM Exemption Scholarship for International Students. This new scholarship program aims to provide international students with an exemption from additional tuition fees at the University.
The objective of this newly launched program is to support exceptional students from across the globe in pursuing their education at one of the top French-speaking research universities worldwide. By attracting these talented international students, the program aims to further the educational mission of the Université de Montréal and enhance the cultural diversity within its community.
The UdeM Exemption Scholarship program is specifically designed to provide support to international students pursuing their university studies. Since the fall of 2020, eligible candidates have had the opportunity to benefit from an exemption from the tuition fees that are typically charged to international students. The scholarship awards continue to be granted for the winter 2023, summer 2023, fall 2023, and winter 2024 sessions. The primary aim of this program is to assist outstanding talent from around the world in accessing one of the premier French-speaking research universities globally. By attracting and supporting these international students, the program contributes to fulfilling the educational mission of the Université de Montréal while simultaneously enhancing the cultural diversity within its community.
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Scholarship Sponsor(s): Université de Montréal, Canada
Scholarship Type: Academic Award
Host Institution(s): Université de Montréal, Canada
Scholarship Worth: B. Sc ($24,607.80), M.Sc ($27,992.70), PhD ($25,125.93)
Number of Awards: Several
Nationality: International Students
Requirements and Eligibility Criteria for the UdeM Exemption Scholarship for International Students:
- Applicants who hold a study permit and who are neither permanent residents nor Canadian citizens.
- Applicants who will be enrolled full-time in a study program throughout their studies.
- Applicants who will not benefit from another form of tuition fee exemption through another policy or measure. For example, French and Belgian Francophone students already benefit from this type of exemption.
Benefits for the UdeM Exemption Scholarship for International Students:
The excellence of your academic record is the only evaluation criterion to determine the value of the scholarship. This assessment is made based on the transcripts provided during the admission application. The results of the analysis are classified into the following three levels.
- Level A: $12,465.60 per year (2 sessions, equivalent to 30 credits) or $6,232.80 per session (15 credits) or $415.52 per credit
- Level B: $5,940.90 per year (2 sessions, equivalent to 30 credits) or $2,970.45 per session (15 credits) or $198.03 per credit
- Level C: $2,078.10 per year (2 sessions, equivalent to 30 credits) or $1,039.05 per session (15 credits) or $69.27 per credit
Students enrolled in a certificate, major, minor, short program and preparatory year program for university studies automatically obtain the level C award.
These amounts are applied to tuition fees of $24,607.80 per year (30 credits).
Graduate Programs – Masters
To support you in your graduate studies as an international student, a partial exemption scholarship from the additional tuition fees normally charged to international students is available.
- $9 787,95 per year (3 sessions, equivalent to 45 credits) or $3 262,65 per session (equivalent to 15 credits)
This amount is applied to tuition fees of $27,992.70 per year (45 credits).
Graduate Programs – PhD
To support you in your graduate studies as an international student, a complete waiver of the additional tuition fees normally charged to international students is available.
This exemption bursary allows you to benefit from the same tuition fees as Québec graduate studies students.
- $21,038.13 per year (3 sessions, equivalent to 45 credits) or $7,012.71 per session (equivalent to 15 credits) for the entire duration of your studies.
This amount is applied to the tuition fees of $25,125.93 per year (45 credits).
Application Procedures for the UdeM Exemption Scholarship for International Students (How to Apply):
To apply for the UdeM Exemption Scholarship for International Students, interested applicants are required to follow the steps outlined below:
- Apply for admission: Start by exploring the interactive checklist called “Compass,” which will guide you through the necessary steps for your application. Make sure to review the application deadlines and check the admission requirements for the study programs you are interested in.
- Follow-up on your application: After submitting your application for admission, you will receive access codes to the “Student Centre” platform. This platform allows you to track the progress of your application and receive your offer of acceptance letter.
- Accept the offer of admission: Once you receive the offer of admission, you need to accept it to proceed with the evaluation process. You do not need to apply separately for the UdeM Exemption Scholarship. The eligibility and amount of the scholarship will be determined based on the evaluation of new candidates’ files.
- Receive the notice of award: After accepting the offer of admission, the Université de Montréal will send you an email notification regarding the amount of the scholarship you have been awarded. It is important to print and keep this document in a secure place as a reference for future use.
Please note that the mentioned steps are a general guideline, and it is advisable to refer to the official Université de Montréal website or contact the university directly for the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding the application process and scholarship details.
Application Deadline: On-going
For more information Visit the Official Website