About Us - French Intensive Program (PIF)

Canada's Capital

Canada's Capital

Being one of the most diverse cities in the country, Ottawa's heritage is rich with multiculturalism and bilingualism. Our city's unique culture is complimented by its many attractions: the Rideau Canal, Parliament Hill, and the ByWard Market are all top spots to visit during your stay!

University of Ottawa

University of Ottawa

Holding the title of largest English-French bilingual university in the world, uOttawa is a global leader in second language teaching. Located only steps away from many of the city's major attractions, our campus is the ideal place to immerse yourself in a new culture and learn French in Canada.

Language Programs

Language Programs

As a leader in second language teaching, uOttawa offers a variety of programs to meet different needs: English Intensive Program (EIP), focused on specialized training; International English Experience Course (IEEC), centred on experience-based learning; and French Intensive Program (PIF), which immerses students in our other official language.
 

Social Life

Social life

Living in the Capital has its benefits! Ottawa is well-suited for any person looking for the right balance between a fun night life and culturally rich day outings, having been ranked first in a QS survey on the Top 10 Student Cities. Hosting a variety of concerts and music festivals, there is always something going on that appeals to a variety of different tastes.

Learn more about our programs!

Sharon Carrier
Academic Services Coordinator
70 Laurier Avenue East,
Room 101 B
Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext.4384
pif@uOttawa.ca

Reza Farzi
Curriculum Coordinator
70 Laurier Avenue East,
Room 015
Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext. 6429
pif@uOttawa.ca

Evan Lavoie
Manager
70 Laurier Avenue East,
Room 101 C
Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext. 3468
pif@uOttawa.ca

Rachel Robillard
Operations Coordinator
70 Laurier Avenue East,
Room 101
Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext. 2436
pif@uOttawa.ca

Noémie St-Jean
Operations Assistant
70 Laurier Avenue East, Room 101
Telephone: 613-562-5980 
pif@uottawa.ca

Nancy Thiffault
Student Services Coordinator
70 Laurier Avenue East,
Room 101 A
Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext. 3460
pif@uOttawa.ca

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