About This CampusThe Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) is a dynamic, open and creative French-language university with an international reputation based on quality of its programs, its cutting-edge research rooted in social concerns and creation, and its innovation in a wide range of disciplines. It is also known for the quality of its educational support, the accessibility and excellence of its teaching faculty and the vitality of its campus life.
Every year UQAM welcomes more than 42,000 students, including nearly 3,500 students from 96 countries. Open to the world, UQAM offers an education with an international dimension. The university is host to students from diverse cultural backgrounds and offers mobility programs to circulate knowledge to its student body and teaching staff alike. The quality of its programs, its research rooted in social concerns, and its innovative culture have helped establish UQAM'S reputation here and around the globe.
Location InformationUQAM is situated in the heart of Montreal's Latin Quarter, one of the most lively neighbourhoods in the city. Therefore UQAM is an urban campus downtown Montreal served by two metro stations : Berri-UQAM and Place-des-Arts.
Helpful InformationMontréal is one of the best university cities in the world, named World’s Best Student City in 2017 !
Dynamic : There’s no shortage of events in this bustling city, be it in winter or summer, day or night.
Cosmopolitan : Recognized for its cultural diversity, it is home to a variety of languages, including French and English.
Affordable : It offers a high quality of life in a safe, inexpensive environment.
Innovative : It boasts an active and world-renowned research community.