University


Is University important? Is University for everyone?
University is a higher more educational school, it provides you to learn more about what your choice of career. University is something that not most people might use because they have a program that colleges provides. University should be obliged at my point of view because they get more specific with the program. University Professors make the students learn more about their career. Unlike college which is just a general point of view of the career him or her might look for. University might not be for everyone, but for those that chose to continue to study their care
er have to make the right decision and see if University is for them. Later from University people go into the free world and look for their careers.


montreal-university_6115.jpgTheir are three major University in the region of Montreal. Theirs Mc Gill:
McGill University is one of Canada's best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading research-intensive universities. With students coming to McGill from about 140 countries, the student body is the most internationally diverse of any medical-doctoral university in Canada. The oldest university in Montreal, McGill was founded in 1821 from a generous bequest by James McGill, a prominent Scottish merchant. Since that time, McGill has grown from a small college to a bustling university with two campuses, 11 faculties, some 300 programs of study, and more than 32,000 students.





concordia_top.jpgTheirs Concorida University :
Although founded in 1974,Concordia is a large, urban university, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The university has two campuses, set approximately 7 km apart: Sir George Williams Campus is in the downtown core of Montreal, and Loyola Campus is in the residential west-end of Montreal. They are connected by a free shuttle-bus service for students, faculty and staff. Concordia’s more than 180 undergraduate programs are divided into four Faculties: Arts and Science, Engineering and Computer Science, Fine Arts, and the John Molson School of Business.







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Their is also The French University :

Located in Canada, in the Province of Quebec, the Université de Sherbrooke is a French-speaking institution that offers you the opportunity to benefit from an academic education that is recognized and valued around the world.
The University de Sherbrooke is host to more than 36,000 students, of which 17,000 are studying on a full-time basis.
The University de Sherbrooke has been welcoming international students ever since it was founded and each year the numbers increase. Currently, more than 1600 foreign students from over ninety countries worldwide attend the University de Sherbrooke.
The University has 6900 employees altogether, including 2300 professors, lecturers and the clinical professors at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.
In Quebec, universities are the only source of higher education. The North-American system is not comprised of grandes écoles or private higher education institutions. North-American universities are considered prestigious establishments and students receive high quality training and recognized diplomas. They can be compared to the European institutes of higher education (grandes écoles) for the quality of education, while remaining affordable.
The University de Sherbrooke is situated in the southern part of Quebec, 150 km from Montreal, 220 km from Quebec City and some 40 km from the American border.
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The also well know University Is Big Mama University.l Founded in 1878, the Université de Montréal, with its two affiliated schools, the École Polytechnique and the HEC Montréal, is now the largest university in Quebec and the second largest in Canada. With over 55,000 students from around the world and some 10,000 employees, the Université de Montréal awards close to 10,000 diplomas at every university level. Deeply rooted in Montreal and dedicated to its international mission, the Université de Montréal is one of the top universities in the French-speaking world.







uqam-campus-map.jpgUQAM Univeristy: Theirs is six faculties. Its divided into 37departments. Theirs is anotehr school that UQAM is close too which is le Groupe College LaSalle.















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[1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vocational_school
January 23, 2009
[2] http://www.emsb.qc.ca/en/schools_en/pages/schools.asp?level=6
January 23, 2009

http://www.voirmontreal.com/montreal-universities.html
February 3, 2009
http://www.usherbrooke.ca/accueil/english/
http://www.umontreal.ca/english/overview/overview.html
http://www.uqam.ca/