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University of Alberta

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Alberta is one of Canada’s top universities and among the world’s leading public research-intensive universities, with a reputation for excellence across the humanities, sciences, creative arts, business, engineering, and health sciences. Home to world-leading facilities such as Canada’s National Institute for Nanotechnology and the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology, the U of A attracts the best and brightest minds from around the globe. Our students choose from 400 undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs in 18 faculties. We lead the country with the most 3M national teaching fellowships (Canada’s highest award for undergraduate teaching excellence). With over 100 years of history and 250,000 alumni, the U of A is known globally for equipping graduates with the knowledge and skills to be tomorrow’s leaders.” The U of A is located in Edmonton, Alberta, a dynamic city with one million residents and the major hub for Alberta’s thriving energy industry. The main campus, in the centre of Edmonton, is minutes from downtown with bus and subway access through the city. Home to over 39,000 students, including more than 7,000 international students from 152 countries, the U of A fosters a supportive and multicultural atmosphere within a vibrant research environment.
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2016
94
2017
=90
2018
  • 65.5
    Overall Score
  • 73
    Academic Reputation
  • 49.6
    Citations per Faculty
  • 61.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 56.6
    Faculty Student
  • 93
    International Faculty
  • 82.4
    International Students
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2017
  • 84.5
    Overall Score
  • 83.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 91.1
    Citations per Paper
  • 73.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 88.8
    H-index Citations
91-100
2017
94
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 57.3
    Overall Score
  • 34.6
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 59.4
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 44
    Employer Reputation
  • 90.8
    Graduate Employment Rate
  • 77.6
    Partnerships with Employers
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,561
International
1,294

Number of students

31,765
Postgraduate 20%
Undergraduate 80%

Number of international students

8,203
Postgraduate 38%
Undergraduate 62%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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