The intership programs, required for the Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, aims to give the students practical training in the workplace and to assess competence in real engineering situations.
To facilitate the search for an internship, students in chemical engineering from the Ecole Polytechnique Montreal annually organize a Career day followed by a networking evening. This festive event is aims to encourage meetings between prospective students and engineers in the industry.
Students have the opportunity to meet with chemical engineers from different industry sectors. The engineering companies such as l'Oreal, Suncor, Orbite Aluminae, SCN Lavalin, Danone, Degremont, etc., register students for their engineering activities and announce potential placements for the current year..
The networking evening allows the students to have a discussion with engineers in an informal setting, to show there professional skills and to get an intership job.