Université de Sherbrooke

Country: Canada
Address:2500 Bd de l'Université, Sherbrooke, QC J1K 2R1, Canada

About Université de Sherbrooke

The University of Sherbrooke is an open university which was established in 1954. It is known to be a French-speaking university and is associated with CARL, IAU, CUSID, AUCC, QSSF, and the AUCC. The number of enrolments increased over the years and presently, the university comprises of more than 31,000 students. It is the only French-language University in Canada. Moreover, scientists and professional faculty members have made remarkable research theories as well as world famous discoveries.

The university has three campuses, namely Main Sherbrooke Campus, Longueuil Campus, and The Health Campus. The main Campus includes most of the faculties and centers, the management of the institution and the support services. The Health Campus, also located in Sherbrooke, houses the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and several partners in the field of biomedical research and clinical intervention. The Longueuil Campus in Monteregie offers all the material and logistical support required for the hundred or so programs offered. Also, the campuses are nearby to stores and shops where the students can avail all the basic necessities required. In addition, the campuses feature accommodation facilities for the students as well as sports centers for extra-curricular activities. As increasing enrolments, the university decided to expand its campus by constructing more buildings and making the halls spacious.

The university offers an undergraduate degree program, postgraduate degree program, and doctoral level programs along with specialization certificate in the opted field. There are various subjects that are categorized into several departments. The variety of courses gives students the opportunity to choose among the subjects as per their interest. There are 6,612 employees at the university, including 3400 professors, lecturers and the clinical professors at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Prsently, more than 1600 foreign students from 88 countries worldwide attend the university. Also, More than 82 % of the students enrolled at the University are from outside Sherbrooke. Moreover, the library of the university consists of thousands of research papers, journals, and books and it is known to have enough space for a large number of students. The centers at the university help students gain practical knowledge about the program and learn more about the area under experienced faculty members. After completing graduation, the students look for job opportunities and the university is well-known for placement record.

The University of Sherbrooke has a notable list of alumni that includes Pierre Deslongchamps (Renowned Organic Chemist), Louis Taillefer (Contributed in research for Quantum Materials), Jean Christophe (Famous Canadian Footballer), and Charles Sirois (Renowned Businessman).



Université de Sherbrooke

Phone:+1 819-821-8000
Address:2500 Bd de l'Université, Sherbrooke, QC J1K 2R1, Canada
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