Want to learn more?

Want to learn more about Polytechnique and its study programs? Want to discuss your study project with our advisors, professors and other contributors? Take advantage of the many information activities organized throughout the year by our Recruitment Service, whether you are in Montréal, elsewhere in Québec or abroad.

The Recruitment Service team is there for you!

Throughout the year, the Polytechnique Recruitment Service team offers several information activities organized at Polytechnique, elsewhere in Québec or abroad.

Whatever your interest or pathway is, our prospective student advisors will be pleased to answer your questions. Come and meet them at one of the information activities listed below or contact them directly and maybe even schedule a one-on-one meeting with one of them. You’ll see that Polytechnique no longer holds any secrets for them!

Polytechnique Montréal Recruitment Service
Main Building, level 2, room C-237.4
514-340-4928 | futur@polymtl.ca

Recruitment Service team members, from left to right: Mathieu Gravel, Prospective Students Advisor / Julie Doucet Lamoureux, Director of Folie Technique / Maude Bourassa, Prospective Students Advisor – Graduate Studies / Caroline Boisvert, Senior Prospective Students Advisor / Marie-Lise Lalonde, Prospective Students Advisor / Sophie Larivée, Recruitment Service Director / Pierre Turbelin, Recruitment Technician / Isabelle Roy, Prospective Students Advisor / Patrick Lacasse, Prospective Students Advisor.

Open House

Open House is the perfect opportunity to discover Polytechnique, its study programs, its many services offered to students, its research activities and all of the facets of its student life. You will be able to learn more about the content of the programs, the admission process and requirements, and discuss with professors, students and counsellors in order to make and informed choice. 

  • Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

For more information : polymtl.ca/futur/en/open-house

Guided Tours

Did you know you can visit Polytechnique to see what hides within its walls? When taking part in a guided tour, you may:

  • Discover the exceptional environment Polytechnique has to offer you;
  • Talk with a student currently enrolled in Poly;
  • Ask a prospective student advisor your questions.

The guided tours are for everyone, alone or accompanied. They take place on the 1st Friday of each month, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., September to May (with the exception of the 4th of November 2016 and the 6th of January 2017).

No reservation is necessary. You just need to show up at the Lassonde Buildings entrance, on the 1st floor, in front of the security stand.

* A 10-minute grace period will be given to latecomers. After this time, your tour participation may be compromised.

Grad Fair - McGill

    Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    McGill University - New Residence Hall - 3625 Parc Ave
    For more information : mcgill.ca/caps/students/services/careerfairs#sus

    Grad Fair - Concordia

    Tursday, November 8, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Concordia University, 1515 St. Catherine West, Montréal
    To know more

    Activities in Brazil

    SAO PAULO // EduCanada Fair 2018
    Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Centro de Convenções Frei Caneca, Rua Frei Caneca, 569, 5thfloor, São Paulo
    Inscreva-se aqui

    ALPHAVILLE // EduExpo Fair 2018
    Tuesday, September 24, 2018 - 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    ATC - Alphaville Tênis Clube Alameda Paris, 555 Alphaville​
    Inscreva-se aqui

    RIO DE JANEIRO // EduCanada Fair 2018
    Tuesday, September 26, 2018 - 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana Av. Atlântica, 1020 Rio de Janeiro
    Inscreva-se aqui

    PORTO ALEGRE // EduCanada Fair 2018
    Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Barra Shopping Sul Av. Diário de Notícias, 300, Cristal Porto Alegre
    Inscreva-se aqui

    Activities in China

    BEIJING // PhD Workshop
    Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
    Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Shangri-La Hotel Beijing - 29 Zizhuyuan Road, Beijing, 100089
    To know more

    SHANGHAI // PhD Workshop 
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Hotel Okura Garden - 58 Mao Ming Nan Road, Shanghai 
    To know more

    Activities in France

    PARIS // Salon des grandes écoles de commerce et d'ingénieurs
    Saturday, October 6, 2018, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Sunday, October 7, 2018, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Paris Event Center, Hall A - 20 avenue de la Porte de la Villette 75019 Paris
    To know more

    PALAISEAU // Forum de l'X
    Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
    Grand Hall - Polytechnique Paris
    To know more

    PARIS // Open house at the Canadian ambassy
    Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Friday, October 12, 2018, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Canadian Ambassy in France - 130 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré 75008 Paris

    PARIS // Salon Studyrama des formations et carrières internationales
    Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Cité internationale universitaire - 17 boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris
    To know more

    PARIS // Destination Universités Québec Tour
    Dimanche 14 octobre 2018 - 11 h à 17 h
    Cité internationale universitaire - 17 boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris
    Registration is mandatory
    To know more

    BORDEAUX // Destination Universités Québec Tour
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    IBIS Meriadeck Centre - 35 Cours Maréchal Juin, 33000 Bordeaux
    Registration is mandatory
    To know more

    TOULOUSE // Destination Universités Québec Tour
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    ​Le Village by CA - 31 Allée Jules Guesde, 31400 Toulouse
    Registration is mandatory
    To know more

    LYON // Destination Universités Québec Tour
    Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    ​Mercure Saxe Lafayette - 29 Rue de Bonnel, 69003 Lyon
    Registration is mandatory
    To know more

    Activities in Switzerland

    LAUSANNE // Forum de l'EPFL 
    Friday, October 12,  2018 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne - Swiss Tech Convention Center, Route Louis-Favre 2, 1024 Ecublens, Suisse
    To know more

    Activities in Morocco

    CASABLANCA // EduCanada Tour
    December 1, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Hôtel Sheraton Casablanca, 100 Avenue des FAR, Casablanca
    Registration is mandatory : click here to register

    RABAT // EduCanada Tour
    December 2, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    The View Hotel, Avenue Annakhil, Hay Riad, Rabat
    Registration is mandatory : click here to register


    TUNIS// EduCanada Tour
    December 4, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    December 5, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Hôtel Africa, 50 Avenue Habib Bourguiba, Tunis
    Registration is mandatory : click here to register

    Activities in Mexico

    MEXICO // ÉduCanada Fair 2019
    March 2, 2019 - 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    March 3, 2019 - 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Hotel Sheraton Maria Isabel, Paseo de la Reforma 325, Delegación Cuauhtemoc
    Inscreva-se aqui

    MONTERREY// ÉduCanada Fair 2019
    Mardi 5 mars 2019 - 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    Hotel Camino Real, Av. Diego Rivera No. 2492
    Inscreva-se aqui

    Social Media

    Follow Polytechnique on Facebook, Twitter, YouTubeLinkedIn and Instagram and join the conversation!

    You may also consult the complete list of other social accounts associated with Polytechnique Montréal.

    UdeM Walking Guide

    The UdeM walking guide offers a campus visit by podcast and allows you to download the routes you are interested in.

    This walking guide teaches you all about the rudiments of campus history and architecture as well as giving you information on a variety of campus related themes.

    Members of the great UdeM community also share comments, memories and analyses throughout the walking tour. In fact, you can hear from the soprano Natalie Choquette, the film director Jean-Philippe Duval, the Olympic athlete Audrey Lacroix, the former Prime Minister Bernard Landry and the DJ Ghislain Poirier. Excerpts from the Radio-Canada radio sound archives also enrich the walking guide.

    Campus walking guide (number 5) (in French only)