ISFORT is a fully integrated research institute at the Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO). In addition, UQO’s Department of Natural Sciences offers several Master and Doctarate programs. ISFORT is made up of a team of dynamic and diverse researchers who provide a friendly and stimulating environment for students. Located in the charming village of Ripon in Petite-Nation, ISFORT also offers the opportunity to study in a rural environment while being close to major urban centers (1 hour from Gatineau / Ottawa, 2 hours from Montreal). Finally, the student community at ISFORT is very welcoming, offering a variety of activities for all interests.