University of Alberta ,Edmonton,Canada

  • Edmonton,Canada

Established in 1908, the University of Alberta is a public research university that is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The university offers a range of academic and professional programs leading to undergraduate and graduate-level credentials, along with a strong focus on research. 

The university has 18 faculties which are further divided into schools that teach various courses/subjects. The faculties include the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences, Alberta School of Business, Faculty of Arts, Augustana Campus, Campus Saint-Jean, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Extension, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Faculty of Native Studies, Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Public Health and the Faculty of Science. The university has two affiliated colleges, St. Joseph's College and St. Stephen's College. 

Further, the University of Alberta offers a plethora of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as credential and exchange programs. Also, a Professional Development Course is run by the university that helps students to develop a better understanding of the curriculum. It not only sharpens the skills of students but also provides

The university has 18 faculties which are further divided into schools that teach various courses/subjects. The faculties include the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences, Alberta School of Business, Faculty of Arts, Augustana Campus, Campus Saint-Jean, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Extension, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Faculty of Native Studies, Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Public Health and the Faculty of Science. The university has two affiliated colleges, St. Joseph's College and St. Stephen's College. 

Further, the University of Alberta offers a plethora of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as credential and exchange programs. Also, a Professional Development Course is run by the university that helps students to develop a better understanding of the curriculum. It not only sharpens the skills of students but also provides the required knowledge. The aim of specialized courses is to provide students with expert guidance. 

The University of Alberta, Canada, comprises of five campuses, including North Campus, South Campus, Campus Saint-Jean, Augustana Campus, and Enterprise Square. Located on the banks of the River North Saskatchewan, North Campus is the main campus that is spread across 200 acres of land. This campus comprises of over 150 buildings. It was built by Barton Myers in 1969. All the university campuses provide accommodation with all the necessary facilities required for the convenience of students. 

The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation takes care of the athletics program of the university and operates a number of intramural, sports club and group fitness programs. The university's varsity sports programs include basketball, cricket, cross-country, curling, dodgeball, football, golf, hockey, inner tube water polo, rugby, soccer, swimming, track and field, tennis, volleyball, and wallyball, wrestling 

The University of Alberta has a long list of notable alumni which include Joe Clark - Former Prime Minister of Canada, Beverley McLachlin - Canadian Jurist, George Stanley - Canadian Historian, Daryl Katz - Canadian Businessman, Rona Ambrose - Former Member of the Canadian House of Commons, John Bell - Canadian Immunologist, Manjit Minhas - Canadian Entrepreneur, Jinder Mahal - Professional Wrestler, Ahad Raza Mir – Actor and Sara Canning - Canadian Actress among several others.

Year of establishment1908
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Also Known AsUofA
Total International Students9036
UG/PG Course Ratio1.28
Endowments ValueCanadian Dollar 1 billion
No.of Campuses5
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense11404 CAD
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University of Alberta Popular Programmes in this University

MBA/PGDM
16.55 L - 21.56 L

#90 THE (Times Higher Education)

M.E./M.Tech
4.81 L - 5.09 L
MEM
5.09 L
MS
5.09 L - 14.5 L
B.Sc.
16.12 L - 17.61 L
BBA
16.12 L
B.E. / B.Tech
23.12 L
M.A.
4.81 L

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Fees
CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MBA/PGDM(6 Courses)(20 months)CAD 27.8 K - 36.22 K
M.E./M.Tech(4 Courses)(9-24 months)CAD 8.08 K - 8.55 K
MEM(1 Courses)(18-24 months)CAD 8.55 K
MS(2 Courses)(20 months-2 years)CAD 8.55 K - 24.36 K
B.Sc.(5 Courses)(4 years)CAD 27.07 K - 29.57 K
BBA(1 Courses)(4 years)CAD 27.07 K
B.E. / B.Tech(6 Courses)(4 years)CAD 38.82 K
M.A.(1 Courses)(2 years)CAD 8.08 K

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Entry Criteria
CoursesExams
MBA/PGDM(6 Courses)

: 550.0 & Above

: Accepted

: 6.5-7.0

M.E./M.Tech(4 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 88.0-92.0

: 59.0-62.0

MEM(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

MS(2 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 88.0-92.0

: 59.0-61.0

B.Sc.(5 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

: 59.0-61.0

BBA(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

: 59.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(6 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

M.A.(1 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

: 95.0 & Above

: 65.0 & Above

University of Alberta Admissions

Acclaimed as one of the world’s best research universities, University of Alberta is ranked among top five teaching and research universities in Canada. The university offers more than 200 undergraduate programs and more than 500 graduate programs at its five campuses. With diversity at its best, the university has approximately 40,000 students from 156 countries around the world. Having Canada’s second-largest research libraries, the university provides numerous options to the students to engage in meaningful research and make significant discoveries. While studying at the university, the students experience supporting learning environment, motivating them to pursue academic, cultural, research, recreational and political interests. Ranked two in graduate employability,

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On-campus Accommodation

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  • University’s Residence Services provides on-campus housing for both undergraduate and graduate students, including those with families
  • University has 13 halls of residence
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Accommodation - 11404/person
Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The average rent is 550 to 650 CAD/month
  • The residence type includes homestays, studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The apartments are fully furnished with free Hi-speed WIFI, secured access and central air-conditioning facility
  • The apartments include shared kitchens, parking space and laundry facility
  • There is a separate maintenance team available in most of the apartments for the quick resolution
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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BSc INR 19.6 L
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MS INR 11.2 L
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BE/Btech INR 22.1 L
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MA INR 9.4 L
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BBA INR 16.4 L
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MIM INR 18.3 L
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MEng INR 15.2 L
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MASc INR 12.7 L
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MBA INR 25.9 L
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MFA INR 10.3 L
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MArch INR 20.2 L
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BHM INR 13.4 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 5.9 L (based on 147 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 59
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GRE: 307
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GMAT: 570
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Location
University CityEdmonton, Alberta, Canada
Size of cityMedium
Population of City9,32,546
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmonton
Campuses
4901 - 46 Avenue, Camrose, Alberta, T4V 2R3
8406, rue Marie-Anne-Gaboury (91 th Street), Edmonton (Alberta) T6C 4G9
1-047 Lister Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
120, 333 5 Ave. SW, Calgary, AB T2P 3B6

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