Graduate Programs

At INRS, you learn through research. As soon as you arrive, you’ll be integrated into a research team, where you’ll benefit from specialized training in a collaborative interdisciplinary environment.

INRS graduate programs (in French) are thematic and non-disciplinary. All programs are based on excellence and innovation. Whether you study in water or geosciences, energy and materials sciences, urban or population studies, virology and immunology, or applied microbiology, you will acquire the knowledge and skills you need to become one of the scientific leaders of tomorrow.

Graduate training

Your graduate program, your research and training centre

Our graduate programs cover four main areas of research: ; Energy, Materials, and Telecommunications; Social Sciences; Environment and Geosciences; and Health and Biotechnology.

Depending on the program you choose, you will be enrolled at one of our four research and training centres located in Quebec City, Montreal, Laval, and Varennes.

The choice of your research director will guide the subject of your work. Find your path by answering 3 questions.