Country of the month: Malaysia
Malaysia Day, known as Hari Malaysia to its citizens, is celebrated on September 16th in commemoration of the establishment of the Malaysian federation in 1963. This day celebrates when the former British colony of Singapore and the East Malaysian state of Sabah and Sarawak joined the Federation of Malaya to create the Malaysian Federation. During this day, many cultural performances are shown and the night finishes off with a fireworks show.
You could be there next year!
How to apply
To successfully complete the exchange process please follow these steps:
- Getting started
- Preparing your application
- Planning for departure
- Being abroad
- Returning home
The International Office is very happy to announce the winners of the 2016 Photo and Video Contest.
- Photo contest winners:
- 1st prize: Geneviève Martin-Lafleur
- 2nd prize: Emma Street
- Voter's choice: Chloé St-Onge-Shank
- Video contest winners:
- 1st prize: Kimberley Smith
- 2nd prize: Yann Landry
Thank you to all of the students who submitted pictures of their student exchange to this year’s contest. For more information, visit the Annual Photo and Video Contest webpage.
- Are you interested in participating in a national or international exchange?
Come see us at one of the mandatory information sessions. For more information on the information sessions offered, consult the list.
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