Institut National de Recherche Scientifique is a state of the art university which enrolls more than 600 students each year. The university offers two short programs, undergraduate training, and masters in over 26 doctoral disciplines.INRS is a research university, with research centers in Montreal, Quebec City, Laval, and Varennes. The online form has to be filled in French language only. The university accepts applications for Fall, Summer and Winter terms. Applicants enrolling for a professional program need not choose a research advisor.
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||52.72 CAD|
|Mode of Payment||Credit card, no other method is accepted|
|Work Experience||Required for doctoral programs|
The applicants are advised to apply before given deadlines to be considered for admission:
Students can apply for internships until February 1st. Here are some preliminary requirements for it:
These are the following admission requirements for graduate students. The institute does not offer UG courses. There are internship opportunities for UG applicants.
INRS offers graduate courses in 26 different disciplines. Although the admission criteria are different for every course, here are some of the common requirements for graduate courses.
|Course||Academic Requirements||Minimum Language Proficiency (French)|
|Master’s In Water Sciences||Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in the relevant discipline Thesis acceptance by a professor from the INRS Relevant working experience||Sufficient knowledge of spoken and written French language.|
|Research Master’s in Earth Sciences||Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Earth Sciences, Geology, Geological Engineering or the relevant discipline Thesis acceptance by a professor from the INRS Relevant working experience||Sufficient knowledge of spoken and written French language.|
|Energy Materials Telecommunications, Master of Science, M. Sc.||Bachelor degree in Applied Mathematics, Physics, Electrical Engineering or Engineering Physics, or in any other relevant discipline Demonstrative Research abilities. Significant work experience. GPA of 3.0 out of 4.3||Sufficient knowledge of spoken and written French language.|
|Masters in Applied Microbiology||Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine or any related field. GPA of 3.0 out of 4.3 Appropriate training and relevant knowledge Approval of the Research Director.||Sufficient knowledge of spoken and written French language.|
|Master In Research Practices And Public Action||Bachelor degree in Humanities or Social Sciences. GPA of 3.3 out of 4.3 At least one passed an undergraduate course in statistics. Updated Curriculum Vitae Letter of Motivation (2000 words)||Sufficient knowledge of spoken and written French language.|
Admissions at the Institut National de Recherche Scientifique requires a good knowledge of the French language. Applicants are advised to decide the course and research subject beforehand.