"The University of Montreal is advancing the common good by making important contributions to knowledge in all fields. It motivates its students to excel and helps change the world by embracing innovation and diversity. My team and I will pursue these noble ideals with energy and passion.”
Daniel Jutras, Rector
The University of Montreal Today
See The University of Montreal Today for an overview of our academic community’s most recent achievements. Find out how UdeM is contributing to the advancement of society.
As an engaged and responsible institution, the University of Montreal is the most influential French-speaking university in the world. This is the future vision that will guide us into the 2030s.
Working at UdeM means being part of a family where ideas, innovation and passion come together every day. Most importantly, it means putting your talent and skills to work for the greater good.
The University of Montreal alumni community is a family of some 450,000 graduates spread across the world.
The Université de Montréal was founded with the goal of offering higher education. Over the course of more than 135 years, it has become an institution serving society as a whole. Read on for a few milestones in our history.