The candidate holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics or an equivalent diploma.
Holders of a bachelor's degree with a major in mathematics or a bachelor's degree in a discipline related to mathematics may also be eligible (see preparatory schooling).
The candidate has obtained a progress or graduation average of 2.67 out of 4.33 or greater, or the equivalent.
Holders of a bachelor's degree with a major in mathematics or a bachelor's degree in a discipline related to mathematics may be required to undergo preparatory schooling. The required courses must be passed with a mark equal to or greater than 2.67 out of 4.33.
Preparatory schooling does not contribute to the program and will be determined during the analysis of the admission file, if applicable.
The candidate must, during the first registration session, find a professor who will agree to act as test director. Before the end of this period, the student notifies the program director of his choice of trial director.
Teaching at Laval University is done in French. Fluency in written and spoken French is therefore essential.
The candidate must also have a very good knowledge of written English.
Although knowledge of French and English is not an admission requirement, successful completion of this study program is linked to the student's ability to read and understand texts in French and English. . Students who do not have sufficient command of these languages could experience difficulties in their studies. The student must ensure that he has a good understanding of French and English and, if necessary, take measures to develop his language skills during the training (for example, at the Language School of the Laval University ). In the event of significant deficiencies, the program management may impose corrective measures.
Documents to be submitted in the admission application in addition to the documents required by the Registrar's Office