CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR ADMISSION!

Congratulations on your admission to an undergraduate certificate or microprogram. By choosing Polytechnique Montréal, you will join the 52,000 graduates who have, since 1873, contributed to an innovative and stimulating field of study. Visit this portal, where you will find answers to a number of your questions about the university experience you will soon participate in. Happy exploring!

Destination Polytechnique Montréal will provide you with information about the learning and living environment at you will experience at Polytechnique. We have assembled a variety of resources here to answer all your questions, including an overview of training and programs of study, a guided tour of the campus, student life, services offered to students, housing tips, and more.

Register for a Q&A SESSION

Destination Polytechnique Montréal offers you the chance to speak with our team of advisers for future students and with current Poly students when you participate in one of our live Q&A sessions.

Register for any one of our sessions where you can meet other students who, like you, have received an offer of admission for the fall 2021 term, and to ask questions on topics that concern you! Please note that these sessions are not for responding to personal questions about your student file, your immigration file or your admission to Polytechnique.

Book your spot now for the chat session of your choice. Click on the timetable and fill out the registration form! All times are stated in the Montréal time zone. Click here to learn times corresponding to your time zone.

  • Tuesday, April 6 - 12 noon (session in French)
  • Wednesday, April 14 - 9 AM (session in French)
  • Tuesday, April 20 - 9 AM (session in English)
  • Wednesday, April 28 - 12 noon (session in French)
  • Wednesday, May 12 - 12 noon (session in English and French)
     

Our live Q&A sessions have ended.

For all questions concerning your admission:

If you have other questions concerning:

  • Services offered to students (financial aid and support program for student success), write to sep@polymtl.ca
  • Your academic path or online exams, write to certificats@polymtl.ca
     
(in French only)

The Registrar at Polytechnique Montréal plays an important role in tracking the progress of students. Listen to France Brûlé, project and student success counsellor, to learn about the services it provides. etudiant.polymtl.ca/etudes/

(in French only)

Student Services – Financial Aid and Scholarships can propose a number of solutions to help students with their finances. Watch this video capsule to learn everything about:

  1. the Québec government’s loans and bursaries program (AFE)
  2. consultations on complex financial situations
  3. emergency resources (advance funds, urgent help, food vouchers, referral services for external resources)
  4. the institution’s directory of scholarships
  5. preparing a scholarship application (guidance and review of application file)
  6. work-study programs

COVID-19

The Polyvirtuel site explains the measures that have been put in place by Polytechnique for the start of classes in fall 2021. Details about this year’s back-to-school will continue to be updated during spring and summer 2021.

 

WHAT WILL YOUR STUDIES IN AN UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM OR MICROPRogrAM LOOK LIKE?

OVERVIEW OF TRAINING

(in French only)

Watch the video capsule Overview of Certificate Programs to learn about:

  1. the added value of a certificate program
  2. the different undergraduate certificate programs and microprograms
  3. how online courses work
  4. how to personalize your academic path through work placements and paid employment
LISTEN TO CERTIFICATE PROGRAM COORDINATORS TO LEARN SUCCEED IN YOUR STUDIES IN:

Cybersecurity

 

Technologies biomédicales
(Offered only in French)

Mécanique du bâtiment
(Offered only in French)

Technologies avancées en prévention des incendies
(Offered only in French)

Gestion des opérations d'urgence en sécurité incendie
(Offered only in French)

 

LIVE A VIBRANT UNIVERSITY EXPERIENCE WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH

Programs offered at Polytechnique do much more than lead you to your academic path. They offer students a vibrant university experience that helps them grow professionally.

Student Life

Student life at Poly is known for its lively character. Whether you are obsessed with cybersecurity, a sporting fan or have artistic talents, if you enjoy getting involved in student politics or like participating in social activities (conferences, networking, themed weeks, parties), there is something here for everyone! www.polymtl.ca/futur/vie (in French only)

Work Placements and International Opportunities

There are plenty of ways to navigate your studies at Poly through work placements, competitions and international missions. Start thinking about your next destination now! www.polymtl.ca/futur/international (in French only)

Entrepreneurship: Is your dream to be involved in entrepreneurship? Advisers in the office to support entrepreneurship can provide you with the tools to take the necessary steps to translate your ideas into action. www.polymtl.ca/entrepreneuriat (in French only)​

PolyFab Normand Brais

PolyFab Normand Brais is THE place to connect and exchange with others who are passionate about projects! Spend time in this active, collaborative and creative space to build a prototype, learn about manufacturing processes and access high-performance digital production equipment. PolyFab offers a vitrual visit so you can check out the facilities.  polyfab.polymtl.ca (in French only)

Library

Take advantage of the services and study environment offered at the Louise-Lalonde-Lamarre Library. (in French only)

SUCCEEDING IN YOUR STUDIES AT POLY TAKES TEAMWORK!

If you need an extra helping hand, professionals in Student Services (SEP) will be your best allies. They can facilitate one-on-one counselling sessions, workshops, conferences and support programs. The student success program can put everything in motion to foster your personal well-being and academic success. (in French only)

CAREER PERSPECTIVES

(in French only)

Once you have completed your studies at Polytechnique Montréal, many exciting career opportunities await you.

Discover how Polytechnique Montréal graduates contribute to changing the world on a daily basis in this series of inspiring testimonials.

Click on their portraits and be carried away by their enthusiasm!

To best prepare for arriving at Poly

DISCOVER THE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT OF YOUR FUTURE

Polytechnique Montreal is today one of the largest teaching and research institutions in engineering in Canada ... but do you know its history and the values that guide its mission? Watch this short video to find out what the logo and emblem symbolize.

You have never had a chance to set foot on the Polytechnique Montréal campus? Visit our buildings with this video guided tour.

(in French only)

Montréal is one of the favourite cities of students, and for good reason! Festivals, music, shows, restaurants, open spaces and parks, cultural and sporting activities: there is something here for every taste in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Caution: by watching this video of your future learning and living environment, you may fall under the spell!

YOU WOULD LIKE TO LIVE IN MONTRÉAL?

​(In French Only)

You live outside the Greater Montréal region and you would like some information about the realities of the housing market and the budget to consider before taking up residence near the campus?

Many resources are available to you, including the video capsule Finding housing in the Greater Montréal region, in which you will hear plenty of practical tips to guide you in your search to help you find housing that meets your needs.

Discover Montréal and Québec

GO-POLY: GET TO KNOW EVERYTHING ABOUT BACK-TO-SCHOOL!

GO-Poly

GO-Poly is a program that welcomes you and integrates all the activities, resources and services offered to guide new students during their first year of study at Polytechnique Montréal.

Starting in May, the GO-Poly team will get in touch with you with informative newsletters and updated content on its website tailored to students like you who will begin studies in the fall term. This information includes registration, your schedule, course selection, insurance plans, access to computer resources, your student agenda and ID card, buying textbooks, hospitality and integration activities, etc.).

Keep an eye on your emails for updates!

MORE RESOURCES

About your program of study:

  • You are already interested in learning more about your future program of study? Consult the webpage describing the program for which you have received an offer of admission or download these information documents.
     
  • Are you wondering if your computer has the capacity to handle your workload? Consult recommendations by our experts for your program of study.
     
  • You would like to see a budget to consider for pursuing your studies? Consult the approximate annual budget that can be adapted to your personal situation.
     

Keeping it balanced:

  • A healthy mind and a healthy body? CEPSUM gives you access to a wealth of physical activities adapted to you.
     
  • You’re a competition-calibre athlete? Why not enrich your experience by becoming a student-athlete with the Carabins?
     
  • The Université de Montréal offers an impressive array of cultural activities: ciné-campus, language courses, dance, theatre, photography and visual arts workshops. How better to express your creativity to flourish in a field that interests you!

You have other questions about your admission to Polytechnique Montréal?

You can contact our team of advisers for future students at any time

futur@polymtl.ca | facebook.com/groups/futur.polymtl