Admission Requirements

Diploma of Secondary Studies (DES), including:

  • Secondary V Language of Instruction
  • Secondary V Second Language
  • Secondary IV Science
  • Secondary IV Mathematics
  • Secondary IV History

or academic background judged equivalent to the DES.

(Students with a DES missing any of the above subjects may be admitted, space permitting, but may be required to complete remedial courses.)

Additional admission requirements

  • Interview

Dates for Interviews for Fall 2020 Admissions are currently scheduled for March 23 & 25 2020 in the early evening at Dawson College.

Applicants who meet the requirements for an interview will receive an email confirmation in early March. An electronic option may be available for those not currently living in the greater Montreal area.


For general, non-program specific requirements, please consult the Admission Requirements page.

Application Deadline

  • March 1 (for Fall semester)

The program begins in the Fall semester; new students are not admitted into the program in the Winter term.

Last Modified: October 31, 2019