Webinars and Welcome Activities

On this page, you will find the webinars schedule for students admitted!

Webinars and Activities - Students admitted to the fall term
Webinars replays
Webinar topic
Health coverage for international students
For: All international students
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Cultural adaptation and Quebec culture
For: All international students
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Les avantages du Programme de prêts et bourses (French only)
For: Students eligible for financial assistance from the Quebec government (Canadian citizens, permanent residents and refugees)
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Entry to Canada - Information and Question and Answer Session
For: International students
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Registration and course selection
For: Master and PhD students
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Successful strategies for applying to a research grant for research-based master’s and doctorate students
For: All new graduate students in research programs
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Presentation of the Graduate students' Association
For: Master, DESS, Ph.D. and double degree
Study plan for graduate studies
For: Master, DESS, Ph.D.
Slides (.pdf) 
Academic adaptation for new graduate international students
For: International students - Master, DESS and Ph.D.
Internships and Jobs for graduate students: what you need to know now to prepare for your integration into the labour market
For : Master, DESS and Ph.D.
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Resources and services provided by the library 
For : All new students
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Find journal articles in the Library’s databases
For : All new students
Replay / Slides (.pdf)
Welcome sessions
Graduate students

Departmental welcome


Your welcome session will take place on Thursday, September 2. Register required

Starting time Program Room
  Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering M-1120 - Lassonde Building
  Biomedical engineering M-1410  - Lassonde Building
  Chemical engineering M-2203 - Lassonde Building
  Civil, geological and mining engineering A-410 - Principal Building
12:45 pm Electrical engineering M_1420 - Lassonde Building
  Energy and nuclear engineering M-2204 - Lassonde Building
  Computer Engineering and Software Engineering M-1510 - Lassonde Building
  Physical and Materials Engineering M-2201 - Lassonde Building
  Mathematical and Industrial Engineering M-1010 - Lassonde Building

Evening welcome 

Graduate students and double degree students are invited to a festive and friendly welcome at the end of the day to meet you.
You will also have the opportunity to exchange with your professors and some members of the departments. This activity will be held in a tent installed in the student parking lot of Polytechnique Montréal. 

Thursday, September 2 - from 5:30 pm
Outdoor tent - Parking of Polytechnique Montréal

  • 5:30 pm - welcome in French
  • 6:15 pm - welcome in English

Register required

    Students in the exchange program - Clusters
    Date Start time Program  
    Thursday, August 19 11 am Every program in the International Thematic Cluster program Presentation (.pdf)


    International students

    Socialization and networking activities are being organized for all international students who have started at Polytechnique since the beginning of the pandemic. 

    We are very happy to finally have you on campus and look forward to meeting you! To welcome you to your new environment, we would like to invite you to specific welcome activities, just for you. This is an opportunity to meet your fellow students in a friendly atmosphere, through fun activities that will allow you to learn more about each other! 

    These evenings will be held on Wednesday, September 8, Wednesday, September 15 and Thursday, September 16, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the outdoor tent installed in the parking lot near the main pavilion.  

    Limited seating - Registration required: 

    For more information