Graduate studies and postdoctoral fellowships

Master’s and PhD level programs 

Creative, open and dynamic, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) is an internationally recognized cutting-edge university.  

The quality of its programs, its research grounded in social concerns, and its innovation in creation have helped build its reputation. 

Students from outside Quebec and Canada 

Are you considering studying at UQAM? On the following pages you will find all the information you need: 

Choosing your research director  

Several research-based programs require an agreement with a research director when applying for admission. 

Check out a few pointers on finding a topic and a research director (in French). 

Tip : Remember to check the sites of the faculties, the School and the various programs.


To learn more about scholarships, their categories, contests, selection process and application, or for support, visit the UQAM scholarship website (in French). 

You can also consult UQAM’s scholarship directory (in French) with an advanced search engine. There, you will find most of the grants offered by UQAM, its foundation and several external organizations.

Post-doctoral fellowships 

Important information and resources to help future postdoctoral fellows integrate into UQAM. 

Students choosing the research route (articles in French)

Portrait de la doctorante Amélie Doucet

L’âgisme en milieu de travail

La doctorante Amélie Doucet veut contribuer à lutter contre les stéréotypes associés à l’âge.

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Le mythe de l’artiste torturé selon Florence K

La musicienne a choisi l’UQAM pour faire son doctorat en psychologie.

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Chercheuse et communicatrice scientifique

La doctorante en psychologie Catherine Cimon-Paquet est suivie par quelque 6 000 personnes sur les réseaux sociaux.

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