Study in the heart of Montreal at the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM). Creative, open and dynamic, UQAM is a state-of-the-art university with an international reputation. Each year, UQAM welcomes nearly 3,500 international students from 96 countries.The quality of teaching, research activities rooted in social concerns and creative innovations have helped to build this reputation.
Nearly 90% of UQAM's bachelor's degree programs include internships, exhibitions, laboratories, simulations, competitions or field trips. While promoting general culture and interdisciplinarity, the training develops students' professional and personal skills, preparing them for successful integration into the job market.
At UQAM, opportunities to participate in student life are many, with many groups, associations and media available. In addition to access to the UQAM Sports Center , students can join one of the University's sports excellence teams, the Citadins . The UQAM venues also present each year a rich program of cultural and scientific events such as conferences, exhibitions and architectural projections.
Learn more about being an international student at UQAM by watching this video
The central campus is part of the urban fabric of the Quartier Latin and the Quartier des spectacles. A few steps from the Old Port and many parks and the Great Library of Quebec, the University is directly accessible by metro stations Berri-UQAM and Place-des-Arts. Bike paths and bike-sharing stations also serve its 18 pavilions
Learn about your destination by visiting the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs web page at https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country.html
to find country specific information about visa, safety and security, local laws, health, and more.
All business courses will be taught in English
Business courses taught in English for exchange students can be found by visiting the following LINK.
Additional course information HERE.
Students planning to study at UQAM for an entire academic year can apply to live in a residence hall on campus. Contracts with residence halls usually span from August 15th to May 14th.
Single semester students:
Students staying for only one semester will not have access to residence hall and will instead secure housing in apartments across the city. UQAM is centrally located and housing in the city is easy to find and very affordable. UQAM has staff dedicated to providing resources and advising students on housing options.
Additional housing information can be found HERE.
Because this exchange program is part of Bowling Green State University study abroad options, financial aid that could be applied to study on BGSU’s main campus can usually be applied equally to study in the program abroad. If contacting via email please include your name and ID number along with the program name and semester you are planning to study abroad. For appointments, please also include several days and times that work for you.
To determine eligibility for Financial Aid, please contact:
In addition to financial aid, there are International Travel Grants and general Education Abroad scholarship opportunities that are available for students on the Education Abroad WEBSITE.
Please refer to the budget sheet tab at the top of the page. Living expenses in Montreal, depending on their lodging and lifestyle range between $1250 CAD and $1500 CAD monthly.
BGSU health/travel insurance daily rate and details can be found on the Education Abroad Safety, Security & Health web page
CONTACT INFORMATION FOR ACADEMIC ADVISING, COURSES, AND EQUIVALENCIES
Tim Chambers, Director of Undergraduate Studies
253 Business Administration Building
CONTACT INFORMATION FOR APPLICATION PROCESS AND PROGRAM DETAILS
Education Abroad, International Programs and Partnerships
Bowling Green State University
301 University Hall
Bowling Green, OH 43403