Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi

The Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi is present in Chicoutimi borough of Saguenay, Quebec. This university is a branch of the Universite du Quebec that was established in the year 1969. This university includes secondary study centres in Saint-Felicen, La Malbaie, Alma and Sept-IIes. 6583 students were enrolled in the year 2003 along with 209 professors, who together made this university the 3rd largest of the 10 Universite du Quebec branches, next to UQAM and UQTR. Education in Canada is highly regarded and so is this university.

This university provides more than 40 undergraduate and graduate programs. This university is particularly renowned for its researchers in aluminum, forestry, frost, historical population and geology studies. This university started programs for students from foreign countries in alliance with universities from China, Morocco, Colombia, Senegal and Brazil in the year 2005. Universite de Sherbrooke started a building of its medical school on the campus of this university in the year 2006, thus letting its students to enroll at UQAC for other courses like biology.

Engineering students can select to concentrate in disciplines such as Computer Engineering, Genie unifie and Geological Engineering.

This university also provides various French as a second language programs via its Ecole de langue francaise et de culture quebecoise.