Québec City Recruits Students Researchers

Online interviews from February 10 to 21, 2020

Participate in our online recruitment days

Since 2013, Québec International, the parapublic economic development agency for the Québec City region, has been supporting employers in the Québec City area in recruiting candidates around the world by organizing online recruitment initiatives.

These missions allow workers and students to meet with Canadian employers and educational institutions completely online, without having to travel. This entire process is completely free for candidates.

The next online mission will take place from February 10 to 21, 2020 and seeks to recruit students/researchers for master’s and doctoral programs. This is a great opportunity to grow professionally by conducting research at renowned institutions.

Student researchers wanted!

Québec City stands out for the quality of its education, its high-level research centres, and the reputations of its researchers. Come take part in this environment brimming with innovation and challenges! Become a student/researcher in Québec City, Canada!

As part of our international online recruitment missions, higher education institutions in the Québec City area are recruiting graduate students to conduct academic research.

For our next mission, the Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR) is recruiting students/researchers for master’s and doctoral programs. UQAR is recognized for the great diversity of its international-calibre expertise and stands out among the most dynamic research universities in Canada.

Year after year, UQAR ranks among the top Canadian research universities. In addition, the research conducted at UQAR is distinguished by its quality and relevance, but also by a strong link with the characteristics of the territory where it is located.

Discover the available programs by clicking here!



Steps to follow

How do you participate? Nothing could be simpler:

  1. Check out the programs.
  2. Create an online profile and complete the form in detail, indicating your entire academic background, your work experience, and your research projects.
  3. Apply for the study/research program that interests you—indicating your availability for an interview—before January 20.

Click here to watch a tutorial explaining how to create your profile and submit your application. 

  1. If your profile is selected, you will be called for an online interview between February 10 and 21.
  2. At the end of this process, if you are selected by the educational institution, you will need to begin the admission procedures with them, then start the process of obtaining a Québec Acceptance Certificate for studies and a study permit.

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How to prepare for an online interview

  • Prepare your application: Make sure that you fully understand the research project and the program of study. Analyze your profile to tailor your application to the research project. Complete your profile in detail in French.
  • Study and perfect your French before the interview: If necessary, learn the vocabulary specific to the research project.
  • Plan your project: Find out about Québec City and its surroundings. Visit the website of the educational institution and be prepared to answer the questions that you will be asked.
  • Prepare for your online interview: Set aside the necessary time and find a space without disruptions or noise that could affect your interview. Make sure you have a good internet connection. Choose a neutral, well-lit environment.

Good luck, everyone!