The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below are for students from outside Canada who want to conduct a research visit at Carleton University under one of the following funding programs:

Tips for finding a host for a research-only visit:

  • Contact professors early and give them ample time to consider the request. Professors want to ensure a good fit and may ask to speak with the student before making the decision.
  • Only contact one or a few specific professors whose research interests match your own, rather than a whole department or all the professors in a department at once.
  • Browse the faculty list of the department that matches your field of study. For a complete list of departments at Carleton, click here.