General overview

Scientific development and the advancement of knowledge at the Université de Montréal are part of a long tradition of research that dates back to its early years. Basic or applied, theoretical or practical, research at Université de Montréal covers the full range of modern thought and encourages interdisciplinary research.


The Université de Montréal (including its affilated schools), which ranks 3rd among Canada's most active institutions of higher learning in terms of research and development, with more than $500 million in research funding, enjoys an outstanding reputation in the international scientific community.