Undergraduate Degree

Welcome International Students

Welcome to Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation, University of Alberta! We are delighted that you have chosen UAlberta for your education. This section is for international students looking to complete a 4 year undergraduate degree within our Faculty.

Going to a university away from home can be challenging at times. Regardless of where you come from, or how familiar you are with Canada, you are likely to come across new and exciting experiences that will help you learn and grow.

We invite you to explore our academic, social, cultural and athletic opportunities in our wonderful campus community and we cannot be more excited to have you here with us.

Bachelor of Arts in Recreation, Sport and Tourism (BARST)


A liberal arts degree for a top rated education in sport management, recreation and tourism focusing on the relationship between leisure and enhanced quality of life.
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Combined Bachelor of Kinesiology Bachelor of Education (BKin/BEd)

A 5 year combined degree (double degree), program in Kinesiology and Education that boasts one of the most distinguished teacher-training programs in physical education. It is offered jointly with the Faculty of Education

Bachelor of Kinesiology (BKin)

A multidisciplinary degree that focuses on the study of physical activity, exercise, health and sport.



Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (BScKin)

This degree focuses on the performance aspects of physical activity, exercise, health, and sport with emphasis on the biological and physical sciences.