International Projects

The UAlberta Advantage

International Reputation
The University of Alberta is consistently ranked among the world’s most international universities by Times Higher Education. We have over 400 teaching and research agreements with governments and partner institutions in nearly 50 countries.

 

Teaching Excellence and Distinctively UAlberta
We have the most 3M National teaching awards of any university in Canada. UAlberta is a global leader in massive open online courses.
 
Central International Office
The ICDPP team represents the entire university and has close relationships to all 18 faculties. We have in-depth regional market knowledge and expertise in partnership coordination, global affairs, logistics, and project management.

 

Research & Innovation 
We attract over $500 million annually in research funding from federal and provincial government, industry, and other
sources. Our researchers facilitate across the entire spectrum – from discovery to innovation, to technology development in areas such as health and life sciences, education, energy, business, computer science, agriculture, AI, engineering and many more.

 

Linkages to Government & Industry
Located in Alberta’s capital, we have close linkages to the municipal, provincial, and federal governments. We also have over 100 centres and institutes many of which have direct links to industry.

 

Customized Approach
We have a framework that we use to approach projects and then adjust it based on the unique needs of the client.