Before beginning any sort of process involving an internship outside the province of Quebec, please contact your program’s administrative office.
The administrative office reserves the right to reject any internship outside the province of Quebec if, due to COVID-19, it is deemed to pose a health risk to you.
The Master of Science (MSc) program offers three internships:
The grade obtained for the supervised project does not influence the GPA calculation.
You must have completed at least 12 course credits in order to register for the supervised project.
There are five ways to do this supervised project:
|Within an organization||At the university|
The definition of each type of supervised project and the requirements are specified in the summary Guidelines and Requirements.
Since several companies had to close their doors during the isolation period, students are encouraged to consider carrying out their supervised project in the form of a research mandate.
Before beginning any sort of process involving a supervised project outside the province of Quebec, please contact your program’s administrative office.
The administrative office reserves the right to reject any project outside the province of Quebec if, due to COVID-19, it is deemed to pose a health risk to you.
You must have the subject of your supervised project approved before completing 36 course credits. Once you have obtained all the required approvals, your program administration will register you.
The organization where you are carrying out your supervised project may require that you sign a confidentiality agreement. If so, you can use this model agreement specially designed for students in the Master’s program.
The program administration will register you once and only once, and that for the term when your project begins. You will then have until the end of the following term to complete the project and submit your report.
You would like to write your supervised project report in English? Justify your demand directly in your Approval of a supervised project form. This approval is automatic for specializations in English.
To submit the final version of your supervised project report, you must sign in to the Submission Of A Master’s Level Work portal by clicking on "Authentication HEC" and using your HEC Montréal ID number and password.
Your supervisor's approval must be received by the deadline.
The submission process, the evaluation of your report and the graduation process can take up to 10 weeks. Please take this into consideration if you need to renew a study permit, submit a post-diploma permit application or confirm your attendance at convocation.
|Term of submission||Winter 2021||Summer 2021||Fall 2021|
|Deadlines||April 16, 2021||August 13, 2021||December 10, 2021|
Under article 3.4.1 of the academic rules and regulations, the jury may:
To carry out an internship at the end of your studies, you must:
You are responsible for finding an internship position. However, the School offers different resources to help you:
Submit the Course-project registration form on HEC en ligne.
Upon completing your internship, you must submit the following documents to your program administration (suite 5.450 in the Côte-Ste-Catherine building or by email):
To be eligible for a non-program MITACS internship, you must meet the following conditions:
|Length of the internship:||The internship must not last longer than one term. Extensions are not possible.|
|Dates of the internship:||The start and end dates must coincide with the School’s terms.|
|Number of internships:||Students are only allowed to do one non-program internship.|
At least one year before the end of your internship, you must submit all of the required components to your professor. Your final mark will either state "requirements satisfied" or "failed".