Quebec pilot program

The Government of Quebec has set up a pilot project to increase the number of foreign students enrolled in technical college or university training programs leading to jobs deemed to be priorities and in post-secondary educational institutions located outside Quebec. metropolitan area of Montreal

The policy aims to train a succession for priority jobs for Quebec but also to increase the establishment and rooting of immigrants in the National Capital region and in more remote regions.

The period for applying to technical college programs ended on June 30, 2023. However, it is still possible to benefit from this program for university studies. Also, the pilot project targeted the 2022-2023 fiscal year but could be renewed by the government.

The chosen program must be in one of the disciplines covered by the measure

  • Information technology

  • le génie;

  • Health and social services

  • Education

  • Educational childcare services

Interested applicants should refer to the list of programs eligible for an exemption scholarship.