University of Quebec (UQ) - public higher education institution in Canada. UQ became active in 1968. The main building of the university is located in Quebec City inside an urban campus.

University ranking. University of Quebec is known to be a prestigious place to study in Canada. University of Quebec is highly renowned as a university that managed to stay in the top 5% worldwide rankings. It ranks the highest in the following disciplines «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». UQ is among the best in terms of education quality, proudly standing in the top 300 in the international rankings according to this criterion. University of Quebec is respected by employers of Canada and the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. For evaluation the university uses the applicant's academic performance and examination results. It is very likely to get admitted to UQ as there are only 2 applicants per seat. The university divides its academic year into trimesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 7,000 USD per year. A master’s degree of UQ will cost a student a significant sum of 7,000 USD per year. The students of the university can also receive their degree online. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.uquebec.ca.

The composition of the university. University of Quebec is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 56,000 students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. 5% of all students are foreigners. The academic staff includes more than 1900 teachers and professors. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UQ. The university has its own library. In addition it has a developed infrastructure for students who do sports.
Ranking   423   18
Country Canada
City Quebec City
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
783 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
783 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
6,998 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
6,998 USD/year.
Living expenses $574 -1,001 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 50%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1968
Abbreviation UQ
Teachers 1,908
Students 56,903
Foreigners 5%
Religion None
Academic calendar Trimesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministre de l'Éducation, de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, Québec
Affiliations
• Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)
Rankings
World ranking 423
Country ranking 18
Academic Reputation 292
Employer Reputation 335
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 222
Engineering and Technology 308
Life Sciences and Medicine 358
Natural Science 321
Social Sciences and Management 318
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 423
QS World University Rankings 438
ARWU Academic Ranking 401
Cost of living in Quebec City
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 172 225
Food 246 419
Transportation 50 138
Communications and utilities 66 64
Clothing 19 71
Sports and leisure 20 84
Total 574 1,001
Accommodation in Quebec City USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 174
Shared room in city centre 227
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 340
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 438
Alternative title
Russian Университет Квебека
Arabic جامعة كيبيك
German Université du Québec
Spanish Universidad de Québec
French Université du Québec
Japanese ケベック大学
Korean 퀘백대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Quebec
Chinese 魁北克大学
alt Université du Québec
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University of Quebec - Official Description

The Université du Québec The Université du Québec admits more than 85,000 students each year. It offers more than 500 programs, of which 300 are bachelor of arts, masters and doctoral programs. It is composed of nine establishments spread out over the vast territory of Quebec. The Université du Québec gives you the choice of studying in a metropolitan, urban university, in a semi-urban setting or in one the regions bordering the great wilderness country of Quebec. It gives you the choice of studying in a research institute, specialized school or a small-, medium- or large-sized university campus?because the Université du Québec is all of the above. more than 86,000 students; more than 5,800 teachers and other instructors; more than 550 study programs at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels; more than 378,000 diplomas granted since its founding; more than 190 USD million CAD in subsidies and research contracts; several coop programs allowing exchanges with other universities throughout the world. The Université du Québec is the bearer of a particular mission :democratization of and increased accessibility to higher education and the fight against exclusivity; scientific development in Quebec and its participation in research communities worldwide; an active presence in the whole national...

Bachelor - University of Quebec

The Université du Québec The Université du Québec admits more than 85,000 students each year. It offers more than 500 programs, of which 300 are bachelor of arts, masters and doctoral programs. It is composed of nine establishments spread out over the vast territory of Quebec. The Université du Québec gives you the choice of studying in a metropolitan, urban university, in a semi-urban setting or in one the regions bordering the great wilderness country of Quebec. It gives you the choice of studying in a research institute, specialized school or a small-, medium- or large-sized university campusbecause the Université du Québec is all of the above. more than 86,000 students; more than 5,800 teachers and other instructors; more than 550 study programs at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels; more than 378,000 diplomas granted since its founding; more than 190 USD million CAD in subsidies and research contracts; several coop programs allowing exchanges with other universities throughout the world. The Université du Québec is the bearer of a particular mission :democratization of and increased accessibility to higher education and the fight against exclusivity; scientific development in Quebec and its participation in research communities worldwide; an active presence in the whole national...

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