About Us

The Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences provides solutions to global challenges. We teach our students and conduct our research program to help feed the world, ensure a healthy environment, strengthen individual and community well-being, and nurture bio-resource innovation.

One of the most research-intensive faculties at the University of Alberta, the Faculty of ALES averages more than $40 million in external funding every year, and benefits from some of the best agricultural and environmental research facilities in the world.