36 months
22899 CAD/year
10714 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Whether you’re an absolute beginner or a francophone, you’re welcome here. You study French Studies offered Concordia University Montréal at your own pace. We offer a wide variety of language courses and you’re able to choose from academic paths in linguistics, literature or translation.


Program Details

In language courses, you study and practise the techniques and structures of French. Francophone literature is a vast domain, covering a wide range of countries and spanning many centuries. You’ll learn to analyze literary texts, as well as scholarly materials and research literature, enhancing your ability to read, understand, enjoy and appraise written French Studies at Concordia University Montréal.

As North America’s capital of French culture, Montreal is a living lab. You’ll connect with Quebec culture, tradition, history and literature as well as with a diverse French-speaking community from around the world.

Whether you want to work in science, culture or business, advanced training in French is a valuable linguistic asset in Canada, an essential tool for living in Quebec, and a ticket to roam la francophonie.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Communication écrite/orale
  • Le français des affaires 
  • Le vocabulaire français
  • Grammaire fonctionnelle du français
  • Histoire de la langue française au Québec
  • Rédaction
  • Écriture pour le Web
  • Création littéraire
  • Cultures populaires
  • Le XVIIe siècle : l’univers théâtral
  • Littératures africaine et antillaise
  • Le Moyen Âge
  • Le roman québécois contemporain

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Quebec CEGEP: DEC
  • High School: C+
  • University Transfers (internal/external): C
  • Bacc. français: 11
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma: 26

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22899 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22899 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    10714 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10714 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • Quebec residents: $4,933 per year
  • US & international students: $22,899 – $27,018 per year     

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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