Polytechnique Montréal (University-Wide Agreement)



Benjamin Pietsch

Deputy Head of Division, Head of Team America for RWTHworldwide


+49 241 80 90686



Founded in 1873, Polytechnique Montréal is an engineering university and one of Canada's leading teaching and research engineering institutions. Some of Canada's most important research activities are conducted at the university, which features some 60 research units and world-renowned experts.


General Information

Country Canada
City Montréal
Founded 1873
Number of Students 5,820

Polytechnique Montréal

Polytechnique Montréal International Office

Fact Sheet English

Fact Sheet French



Type of Agreement University cooperation
Who can apply?

Bachelor (from 3rd Semester)


Type of Stay Study
Duration of Stay 1 to 2 Semesters
Timing of Stay Fall and/or Winter Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 2

Study Details

Semester Dates

Fall Semester: August to December

Winter Semester: January to May

Academic calendar

Study Possibilities

Thematic Clusters

In addition to the university-wide agreement, Faculty 3 also has an agreement with Polytechnique

Course Offerings

Courses on offer

Course catalog

Please note that the courses are predominantly taught in French. If you have questions on the corresponding courses or general questions on the courses on offer, please contact the partner institution directly.

Language Courses Information on French language courses


Requirements GPA of 3.0 or better, roughly equivalent to a GPA of 2.0 in the German grading system
Language Prerequisites

For French: B2 certificate required

Für English: no official certificate required. Students must provide proof of sufficient language skills in order to be able to take engineering courses and complete assignments in English

Submit your application to the application portal of International Office
International Office Application Deadline Further information on the application portal website


Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Average Living Costs Information on Study costs and fees
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for Stays Abroad

RWTH Scholarship Database

DAAD Scholarship Database

PROMOS Scholarships

Fulbright Scholarships

Funding Stays Abroad


Practical Information


On-campus accommodation is available but not guaranteed. Further information on help when looking for accommodation

Health Insurance International health insurance is mandatory, detailed information will be provided after nomination
Experience Reports MoveOn (de)
Additional Information

Federal Foreign Office (de)

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