University of Montreal News

The University of Montreal (Université de Montréal, UdeM) is a major public research university located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It was founded in 1878 and is the largest university in Quebec and the second largest in Canada in terms of student enrollment. The university operates in French, contributing to its strong identity and culture within the Francophone world. UdeM offers a wide array of programs across various fields including the humanities, sciences, healthcare, engineering, and business. It is particularly renowned for its contributions to research in fields such as neuroscience, optical engineering, and artificial intelligence, supported by a network of affiliated institutions that include engineering and business schools and one of Canada’s largest medical schools. The university’s urban campus is noted for its distinctive architecture and integration into the city’s public transit system, facilitating easy access to Montreal’s vibrant cultural and social life.