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Most undergraduate research opportunities are not advertised (before a student signs up). Some are advertised, but not most.

This is also true for 396 projects.

Project list

List of AVAILABLE projects:

For current and past project offerings, both taken and available, please choose a semester:

396 undergraduate research project courses

Where can I find 396 projects?

Please refer to our Project list.

What are 396 courses?

396 courses:

  • allow undergraduate Science students to conduct an independent research project under the supervision of a McGill professor;
  • contain a significant research component that requires substantial independent work by students;
  • feature a final report worth at least 50% of the final grade;
  • are elective courses;
  • can be taken outside your own department (i.e., by students whose major is outside the offering unit);
  • count towards the requirements of the Dean's Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research List (DMURL);
  • can be taken after one term of undergraduate studies; and
  • are not available under the satisfactory/unsatisfactory option.

See also the "General prerequisites" section below.