Ours is the rich history of committed, passionate, and accomplished individuals who have dedicated their lives to improving the lives of others by pushing the boundaries of knowledge.
- Top 5 Canadian Universities in annual total research funding from CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC
- $508 Million in annual research funding, ranking in the top 5 universities in Canada for sponsored research funding
- Nearly 400 teaching and research agreements in 50+ countries
- Holds 3 prestigious Canada Excellence Research Chairs
from more than 500 graduate programs with 250 official specializations. Explore our 300+ research areas or chart your own academic course with interdisciplinary studies.
Did you know?
UAlberta ranks among the top 100 research universities worldwide and remains fourth in Canada in latest 2016-17 QS World University rankings report.
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Leading the scholarship way
UAlberta offers exceptional financial support—among the highest graduate student funding rates in Canada.
Learn more about our many scholarships and prizes in Awards and Funding.