Frequently asked questions
Q: How many credits will I receive upon completion of the program?
A: Each course grants 3 credits or 6 ECTS credits to be approved by your home university.
Q: How are credits transferred to my home institution?
A: Once grades are released you must request an official transcript to be sent to your home institution by going to www.mcgill.ca/students/records/transcripts.
Q: Who can register for this program?
A: Any undergraduate student currently enrolled full-time in university, having completed at least one full year of studies in good academic standing.
Q: Do I have to be enrolled in a Business degree?
A: No, we accept students from all undergraduate degrees.
Q: Are the courses taught in English or French?
A: The courses are taught in English.
Q: Is enrolment to this program limited?
A: Yes, therefore we encourage you to apply early.
Q: Are meals included in the accommodation?
A: Three meals a day (Monday through Friday) are included.
Q: Do I need a visa to enter Canada?
A: A student visa may be required for some countries. However, a visitors visa may be sufficient depending on your country of residence. Please consult: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.asp
Q: What is the cost of living in Montreal?
A: Montreal is considered one of the most affordable major North American cities.
Q: When should I arrive?
A: Accommodation is available as of July 1, for the whole month of July.
Q: When should I leave?
A: As of July 31.
Q: How do I get from the Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport to McGill?
A: Either by shuttle bus or taxi. For more information, visit this link: http://www.tourisme-montreal.org/Travel-Information/Accessible-Montreal