Université de Moncton

  • Students thrive within a healthy, stimulating environment.

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  • In addition to offering many programs leading to clinical or research careers in health care, the Université de Moncton considers that field as one of its priority research development areas.

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  • The 33 centres, chairs and research institutes help create an environment that supports the advancement of knowledge and fosters collaboration between the University and various partners in the community.

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  • The Université de Moncton has a complete range of services providing students with support for every aspect of their studies.

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  • Some 165 undergraduate and graduate programs in many different fields offer a host of opportunities.

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Université de Moncton has a student population of approximately 5,000 students

Some 375 professors who teach in 8 faculties offering 165 programs, including 40 postgraduate programs

Over 35 research centres, chairs and institutes

Some 53,000 degrees have been awarded since 1963

An Outstanding French-Language Education in the Heart of Acadie

Université de Moncton is the only French-language university in New Brunswick and Canada’s largest Francophone university outside Québec. Founded in 1963, the three campuses of Université de Moncton are located in Edmundston, Moncton and Shippagan. A liberal arts university, Université de Moncton offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs and stands out through its innovative research activities and the quality of the French-language education it offers to the Francophone and Acadian community of New Brunswick and the Francophonie.

Through different special funds, notably in the areas of research, development, creation and innovation, Université de Moncton is an important player in Atlantic Canada as a creator of employment for highly qualified people.

An International Scope

Whereas the majority of students come from New Brunswick, many also come from almost all countries of the Francophonie. Université de Moncton benefits from numerous exchange programs and institutional agreements supporting student mobility at the international level. Many international internships are offered to students every year. Université de Moncton is one of few Francophone universities in Canada to offer international students the opportunity to work and study at the master’s level.

Access to Individualized Teaching

At the bachelor’s level and for other undergraduate programs, Université de Moncton facilitates students’ access to faculty members, providing them with more individualized teaching and unparalleled academic support.

“Power Corporation is delighted to support the mission of Université de Moncton, which stands out through its world class research and unparalleled student life,” stated Paul Genest, Senior Vice-President of Power Corporation. He added: “Université de Moncton plays a fundamental role in the economic vitality and social cohesion of New Brunswick, by helping to build a strong and promising future for young Acadians.”

“Through its long-standing commitment, Power Corporation is contributing to the development and influence of Université de Moncton in Acadie and the Francophonie,” stated Jacques Paul Couturier, Interim President and Vice-Chancellor.


Université de Moncton plays a fundamental role in the economic vitality and social cohesion of New Brunswick, by helping to build a strong and promising future for young Acadians.
Paul Genest
Senior Vice-President
Power Corporation


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