Computer Science Technology

Technical DCS

Computer Science Technology

This program is offered in both French and English
Who is it for?

Students passionate about computer science who love solving problems.

step 1 : Choose your school

Cégep André-Laurendeau

1111 Rue Lapierre, LaSalle, QC H8N 2J4, Canada

Cégep Gérald-Godin

15615 Gouin Boulevard West, Montreal, Quebec H9H 5K8

Collège Bois-de-Boulogne

10555 Ave de Bois-de-Boulogne, Montreal, QC H4N 1L4, Canada

Collège de Maisonneuve

3800 Sherbrooke St E, Montreal, QC H1X 2A2

Collège de Rosemont

6400 16e Avenue, Montreal, QC H1X 2S9, Canada

Cégep du Vieux Montréal

255 Ontario Street East, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3Y6, Canada

John-Abbott College

21275 Lakeshore Dr, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC H9X 2E5, Canada

step 2 : Apply

To start your application, click on the purple button below. You will be redirected to the SRAM (Service régional d'admission du Montréal métropolitain) website. This organization manages all the admission applications for the institutions that are part of the CESTM (campus of higher technical studies of Montreal). Once your application has been reviewed, if you meet the requirements, you will receive a letter of acceptance from the school offering the program of your choice. This letter will be helpful to you for the next steps of your application process.

Approximate cost of studies (per year)

  • Citizens of France (France-Québec agreement) : from 300 to 365$CAD (= between 200 € and 250 €)
  • Citizens of other countries: 12 745 $CAD (8 200 €)

 

Admission requirements

  • 11 years of recognized studies
  • Mathematics of 10th year of study in science or technology area
  • Sciences of 10th year of study
  • Having successfully passed the required French test (for francophone colleges)
  • Having successfully passed the required English test (for anglophone colleges)

 

 

Duration of studies

3 years or 6 semesters (full time)

 

Application deadlines

Fall 2021 semester: March 31, 2021 (Dawson College: March 1, 2021)

  • Install and manage computers
  • Use programming languages
  • Solve computer problems using mathematics
  • Use software (especially office software)
  • Deploy a computer network
  • Use the principles of object-oriented programming
  • Use a database management system
  • Operate information security systems
  • Evaluate software components and material
  • Adapt to computer technologies
  • Network manager (small, medium or large businesses, in all sectors including high-tech)
  • Technological resource person
  • Computer network technician or consultant (financial business or management firm)
  • Self-employed worker

Etc.

Obtaining a Quebec Acceptance Certificate

It is the first document to obtain when starting your immigration process. By clicking on the button below you will be redirected to a website describing all the relevant information about it.

Obtain a Quebec acceptance certificate
Obtaining a Study Permit

There is a second immigration document that you will need to obtain. After receiving your CAQ, you must apply for a Student Permit, which you can do online. This application will be forwarded to a visa office that processes all applications from your country of citizenship or the country into which you have been lawfully admitted. If you click on the button below, you will be redirected to the website where you will find all the details. By clicking on the button below you will be redirected to a website describing all the relevant information about it.

OBTAIN A STUDY PERMIT
Obtaining health and hospitalization insurance

All international students must hold a valid Canadian health and hospitalization insurance plan for themselves and their accompanying dependents, or they must be covered under a valid reciprocal social security agreement. Citizens of the countries listed below benefit from a reciprocal social security agreement made with Quebec and, as such, may be covered by the Quebec health insurance board (Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec – RAMQ) in the same way as Canadians or permanent residents of Canada. The countries are: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Romania and Sweden. For more information, please consult the reciprocal agreement. All other international students must hold a health and hospitalization insurance plan. The college you will be attending will provide you with information on how to obtain this insurance and the related fees.

OBTAIN HEALTH AND HOSPITALIZATION INSURANCE
Confirming your acceptance and paying the tuition fees

Your letter of acceptance will explain how to complete this final step.

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