Master’s program funding
Supplemental tuition fee exemption scholarships
Offered to certain international students registered at Université Laval, these scholarships allow them to pay the same tuition fees as Quebec students.
Over $32,000Learn more
Citizens of the World scholarships
In support of academic excellence.
In support of engaged student leaders
Scholarships for students
available each year
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FGPS Student Success Scholarships
The FGPS Success Scholarships support students at every stage of their graduate studies.
Funding from your research supervisor
In many fields, research supervisors provide funding to students who work on their research projects. To find out how to apply, contact the program director at your faculty.
Other sources of funding
for international students
Allows students to obtain subsidized employment on campus.
Available to undergraduate and graduate students
Jobs helping teaching staff or research teams with course- or research-related tasks.
Tuition fee exemption programs
Under certain conditions, some international students may be exempt from lump sum payments. Here’s a quick reference to help you pick the right one for you.
Other international programs
Government of Canada International scholarships
Scholarship programs resulting from agreements with the CALDO Consortium
Agreements signed between the CALDO consortium, of which Université Laval is a member, and the governments of some South American countries with a view to providing scholarships to resident students so they can pursue their studies and develop their expertise in their chosen field. The signatory countries at this time are Brazil, Colombia, and Chile.
For more information, please email us at Etudiantboursier.CALDO@vre.ulaval.ca or Sponsoredstudent.CALDO@vre.ulaval.ca.
You can also go to the websites of the organizations involved:
Science Without Borders (CNPq and CAPES)
Sample student budget
Yannick’s budget for the first year of his master’s program at Université Laval
Master’s degree, Faculty of Business Administration
|Scholarships and income|
|Admin. assistant income
(summer student job)
|Income from a part-time student job during the fall and winter semesters||$5,040|
|Economy / Funding from parents||$24,000|
|*Other sources of income are available but vary by situation. Contact your faculty, your home country government, and funding agencies to explore your options.|
|Tuition for 1 year of university
|Health and hospital insurance||$900|
|Québec Acceptance Certificate (CAQ)||$120|
|Housing (room in a ULaval residence)||$4,584|
|Meals (groceries and restaurant)||$5,100|
||Pass included in tuition fees|
|Health care (medication and personal care)||$1,500|
|Academic and personal expenses (sports, leisure, clothes, books, etc.)||$3,900|
Amounts are in Canadian dollars. This budget is fictional and is for reference only. It may vary depending on the student’s situation.