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Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) — public non-profit institution. It is located in Gatineau, Canada. The higher education institution is among the youngest in the country. UQO is a member of Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC), Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE).
UQO conducts scientific activity in several areas. More information can be found on the official site.
The academic calendar at UQO is divided into trimesters, however, tuition fees are calculated per year. For local citizens, tuition fees at UQO start from 1,824 USD. International students pay a minimum of 12,500 USD per year. The university provides tuition assistance to some students through financial aid programs. They are available to both locals and foreigners. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and available scholarships.
When choosing an educational institution, it is necessary to take into account additional costs: accommodation, transportation, educational materials, meals and personal expenses.
The campus of UQO is urban. This means that students study closely to the sights and the entire recreational infrastructure of the city. This type of campus gives students more options for internships and part-time jobs. During the period of study, students can use the university library, where they can do homework and write scientific papers. Not only locals study at UQO, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.
Canada allows university graduates to stay in the country from 1 to 3 years. To do this, you need to apply for a graduate visa, which allows you to work even without a formal offer from an employer. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.