If you want to combine work and studies to pursue a career in Québec...
Welcoming, supportive, successful: the Université de Montréal’s Faculté de l’éducation permanente (FEP) is our Faculty of Continuing Education that offers much more than professional university programs focused on practice, it provides a quick pathway to successfully integrating in Québec!
At FEP, we adapt our courses to your personal and professional realities. Take control of your education by choosing the courses that match your schedule and satisfy your needs.
- Evening or weekend classes
- Remote or on-campus classes in Montréal, de Laval or Brossard
- Full-time (4 courses or more) or part-time (3 courses or less), two or three semesters per year
Would you like to discover a new field of expertise or adapt your current field to Québec? Whether it’s in management, intervention, communication or health, launch your career with a short, practical program, recognized by in-demand professional circles and taught by lecturers from those professional industries.
Meet your program’s admission requirements
Is my previous diploma recognized for entering the program that interests me?
- Choose your program of interest from the list of programs
- Click on “Conditions d’admission” on the right
- On this page, scroll all the way down and click on the “Études à l’étranger” section to select the country issuing your reference diploma when you apply for admission
What if I don't meet the admission requirements?
If your educational background does not meet the admission requirements for an FEP certificate, the ACCÈS-FEP program may be a better choice for you. ACCÈS-FEP is a springboard program specially designed to prepare you for admission to the regular programs of the Faculté de l’éducation permanente.
Your professional experience acquired abroad could be recognized
Would you like to accelerate your university career? Our personalized recognition of experiential learning service allows you to have your previous professional experience recognized in connection with your study program and to exempt you from up to 5 courses or half of the program.
Update your law studies
Did you study law outside of Québec? The Programme d’actualisation de formation en droit is a law studies update program that will allow you to follow the recommendations of the Bar, the Chamber of Notaries or the Chamber of Bailiffs to obtain a license to practice in Québec.
Learn, improve and polish your French
Designed as conversation workshops or courses focused on learning how to write French, the Faculty offers a variety of French as a second language courses for all levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced.
Would you prefer to mix business with pleasure by combining a French program with discovering Montreal and its culture? Take advantage of the 2023 French Immersion Summer School formula with students from all over the world.
Université de Montréal is a French-language university
All undergraduate programs are given in French.
University degrees in Québec
Certificate: an undergraduate diploma of 10 courses (30 credits).
Baccalaureate: a diploma and an undergraduate university degree of 30 courses (90 credits).
Both certificates and baccalaureates are recognized by the Ministry of Education and professional circles.
It’s also possible to obtain a Bachelor’s by cumulating programs.
How much will my university studies cost?
Tuition fees are the same at all universities in Québec. The Université de Montréal has developed a calculator to estimate your tuition and other fees payable for your studies.
Please note that the fees are estimated according to your immigration status in Canada, the program’s level of study (FEP programs are undergraduate, with the exception of the D.E.S.S., which is a graduate degree), and the number of university credits (generally 1 FEP course = 3 credits).
Plan your studies in Québec at the Université de Montréal
The Université de Montréal’s Services à la vie étudiante (Student Life Services) support our international students. Check out these resources to help you prepare:
You can count on the FEP to support you throughout your studies in Québec.