Program Details

The program at the Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi offers French language study at all levels. This program is offered in seven, eight, and fifteen week sessions during the year.
Ottawa, Canada
Program Type:
Intensive Language
Degree Level:
3-4 weeks, 1-3 months, 4-6 months, 1 year

Program Overview

Program Description:

Learn French in Chicoutimi, Canada, located in the heart of the Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean region, the most francophone region in North America. Almost 300,000 people speak French and live their daily lives in French, everywhere and at all times! The area is also renowned for its spectacular fjords and its interior sea, the Lake St-Jean providing access to nearby beaches and numerous boating and water sports activities. Chicoutimi also offers museums, restaurants, boutiques, and art galleries.

Throughout the year, you can also enjoy numerous local festivals and during the winter months, there are plenty of winter sporting activities to occupy your time. Come study abroad in Canada, perfect your French, learn about Quebec culture, and have the experience of the lifetime. 

Setting Description:
L'Ecole de Langue Francaise et de Culture Quebecoise of the Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi is located in the heart of the Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean area which is renowned for its spectacular fjords, varied agricultural and forest landscapes and its interior sea, Lac-St-Jean. Students have the choice of living with a French-speaking family or in dormitories during the immersion program.
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