University of Ottawa is a universitywide partner university in Ottowa, Canada.

Academic calendar

Fall Semester: 1st week of September to 3rd week of December
Winter Semester: 1st week of January to 3rd week of April


There are no specific requirements for this programme

Areas of study open to exchange students

More information

All areas of study are available to exchange students


The following Faculties are not open to exchange students: Telfer School of Management (business), Medicine and Education (Undergrad). The Nursing and Nutrition program of the Faculty of Health Sciences are not open to exchange students. First cycle education / Faculty of Education.

NOTA: Very limited spots for the Faculty of Law, Common Law section

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and French

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month
Credits and grading

You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

4 places per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.

Please mention in your motivation letter what Faculty and study programme at University of Ottawa you would like to apply for


More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.