The candidate holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, in a related field or a diploma deemed equivalent.
For a non-Canadian candidate, engineering degrees are generally recognized. The holder of a license in the field of mechanics is generally eligible as well. For applicants from certain countries however, a master's degree is required.
The candidate has obtained a program pathway or graduation average of 2.8 out of 4.33 or greater, or the equivalent.
The program director reserves the right to admit the candidate to preparatory schooling.
Before applying for admission, the candidate must contact one of the professors of the program. The program director can only admit a candidate if a professor has agreed to supervise his research work.
Teaching at Laval University is done in French. Fluency in written and spoken French is therefore essential.
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 School of Languages of the University Laval ). In the event of significant deficiencies, the program management can impose corrective measures.
Documents to be submitted in the admission application in addition to the documents required by the Registrar's Office