The UdeM Exemption Scholarship

Academic year 2024
Amount Up to $222,41

Overview

The UdeM exemption scholarship program is designed to support international candidates in their university studies. Since the fall of 2020, it is possible to benefit from an exemption from the tuition fees normally charged to international students.

The goal of this program is to help the best talent from all countries attend one of the finest francophone research universities in the world. In turn, these international students will help fulfil our educational mission by enriching the cultural diversity of the Université de Montréal community.

Renewal of the scholarship program

The exemption scholarship is granted for the Winter 2024, Summer 2024, Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 sessions.

Who can benefit from the exemption scholarship program?

The UdeM exemption scholarship is intended for international students (except French and French-speaking Belgian students).

To be eligible, the candidate must:

  • Have received an offer of admission to a study program at UdeM (as of Fall 2020)

  • Not be enrolled in an independent study program or short undergraduate program as of the Winter 2024 session, e.g., certificate, major, minor, short program or preparatory year program for university studies

  • Have valid study authorizations (CAQ and study permit) for all sessions of their study program

  • Be continuously enrolled full time (unless absence is approved) for their entire study program

Amount of the scholarship

Fees for the 2024-2025 academic year. Please note that the amounts indicated below are in Canadian dollars.

Undergraduate programs

You could benefit from the UdeM exemption scholarship if you are admitted to a degree program, namely a bachelor's degree.

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 assessment will determine the amount to which you may be entitled. If after the assessment, your file does not qualify for level A or B, you will not benefit from the UdeM exemption scholarship.

Level

Amount/credit

Amount/session

full time 

(equivalent to 15 credits)

Amount/year (2 sessions), 

full time 

(equivalent to 30 credits) 

A

$458.02

$6,870.30

$13,740.60

B

$218.28

$3,274.20

$6,548.40

Current students maintain their acquired rights. For more information or to find out the amounts granted admission starting in Fall 2020 or earlier, refer to the Office of the Registrar.

The amount of the scholarship is deducted from the tuition fees.

Graduate programs - Master's
To support you in your graduate studies, a partial exemption scholarship from the additional tuition fees normally charged to international students is available.

Particularity

Amount/credit

Amount/session

full time 

(equivalent to 15 credits) 

Amount/year (3 sessions), 

full time 

(equivalent to 45 credits) 

Research

$336.66

$5,050.00

$15,150.00

Non-research

$239.75

$3,596.25

$10,788.75 

For the writing and correction sessions, the same tuition fees as those charged to Québec students will be applied.

The amount of the scholarship is deducted from the tuition fees.

Graduate programs - PhD
To support you in your graduate studies, 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.

The amount of the scholarship is deducted from the tuition fees.

Deadline

Application will close on 15 July 2024

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