Ranking  201      9
Country Canada
City Calgary
Bachelor (foreigners)14,156 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)9,800 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)7,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)7,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $788-1,327 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 20%
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1945
Abbreviation UC
Teachers 2,575
Students 28,601
Foreigners 19%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Red, gold and black
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
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• Ministry of Innovation and Advanced Education, Alberta
• Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Group of Thirteen (G13)
• Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
• Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
World ranking201
Country ranking9
Academic Reputation200
Employer Reputation175
International Faculty215
International Students209
Citations per Faculty279
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities211
Engineering and Technology243
Life Sciences and Medicine109
Natural Science243
Social Sciences and Management262
Ranking in world by discipline
Economics & Business151
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking201
QS World University Rankings204
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Cost of living in Calgary
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 340 459
Food 256 453
Transportation 59 155
Communications and utilities 87 100
Clothing 20 72
Sports and leisure 26 90
Accommodation in Calgary USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre343
Shared room in city centre464
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre629
1 bedroom apartment in city centre797
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة كالجاري
German The University of Calgary
Spanish Universidad de Calgary
French Université de Calgary
Japanese カルガリー大学
Korean 캘거리대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Calgary
Russian Университет Калгари
Chinese 卡尔加里大学
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University of Calgary (UC) - public higher education institution in Canada.

University of Calgary - Description

The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university; a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude in Canada’s most enterprising city. The university has a clear strategic direction to become one of Canada’s top five research universities by 2016, grounded in innovative learning and teaching, and fully integrated with the community of Calgary. Supporting industry and businesses locally, nationally and internationally, the University of Calgary strives to serve the community and reflect its values, while working to find solutions to some of the most challenging problems facing society today. As a major Canadian research-intensive institution, the University of Calgary has 14 faculties, 53 departments and more than 200 academic programs. The University of Calgary also has 77 Canada Research Chairs, generated 325 USD million of sponsored research income in 2013-14 and is home to 85 research centres building knowledge in areas including health, social sciences, business and energy and the environment. The University of Calgary is on the cusp of transformational change guided by a bold vision and ambitious plans. Among universities younger than 50 years, we currently rank first in Canada and among the top 10 worldwide, according to the QS ranking.

Description of University of Calgary

The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university–a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university has a clear strategic direction–Eyes High–to become one of Canada’s top five research universities by 2016, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community of Calgary. As a comprehensive research institution, the University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. The multidisciplinary research themes that will guide the university towards its top five goal are: brain and mental health; human dynamics in a changing world; engineering solutions for health; energy innovations; infections, inflammation and chronic diseases; and new earth-space technologies. The University of Calgary attracts and nurtures the talent that drives new knowledge creation, improves lives and betters our world. In this rich learning environment, the university serves nearly 31,000 students in more than 100 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs, and provides the community with diverse lifelong learning opportunities. International study, volunteer, work, and research programs give graduates global context while promoting diversity and innovation in teaching and research. The University of Calgary stands out among Canadian universities in how it actively engages students in leadership development in all areas–the arts, athletics, science, medicine, engineering, volunteerism and business. It is also a leader in sustainability–living a set of values embraced by the campus through teaching, leadership, and campus operations

Programs - Bachelor - University of Calgary

Bachelor Accounting 
Bachelor Actuarial Science 
Bachelor Ancient and Medieval History 
Bachelor Anthropology Primatology
Bachelor Anthropology Social and Cultural
Bachelor Applied and Environmental Geology 
Bachelor Archaeology 
Bachelor Astrophysics 
Bachelor Athletic Therapy 
Bachelor Biochemistry 
Bachelor Bioinformatics 
Bachelor Biological Sciences 
Bachelor Biomechanics 
Bachelor Biomedical Engineering Specialization 
Bachelor Biomedical Sciences 
Bachelor Botany 
Bachelor Business Process Management 
Bachelor Canadian Studies 
Bachelor Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Biology 
Bachelor Chemical Engineering 
Bachelor Chemistry 
Bachelor Civil Engineering 
Bachelor Commerce 
Bachelor Communications Studies 
Bachelor Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies 
Bachelor Computer Engineering 
Bachelor Computer Science 
Bachelor Dance 
Bachelor Development Studies 
Bachelor Drama 
Bachelor Earth Science 
Bachelor East Asian Language Studies 
Bachelor East Asian Studies 
Bachelor Ecology 
Bachelor Economics 
Bachelor Education 
Bachelor Electrical Engineering 
Bachelor Energy Management 
Bachelor English 
Bachelor Entrepreneurship and Innovation 
Bachelor Environmental Science 
Bachelor Exercise and Health Physiology 
Bachelor Film Studies 
Bachelor Finance 
Bachelor French 
Bachelor General Business 
Bachelor Geography 
Bachelor Geology 
Bachelor Geomatics Engineering 
Bachelor Geophysics 
Bachelor German 
Bachelor Greek and Roman Studies 
Bachelor Health and Society 
Bachelor History and Philosophy of Science 
Bachelor History 
Bachelor Hotel & Resort Management
Bachelor Human Resources and Organizational Dynamics 
Bachelor International Business 
Bachelor International Indigenous Studies 
Bachelor International Relations 
Bachelor Italian Studies 
Bachelor Kinesiology 
Bachelor Latin American Studies 
Bachelor Law and Society 
Bachelor Leadership In Pedagogy and Coaching
Bachelor Linguistics and Language 
Bachelor Management Information Systems 
Bachelor Marketing 
Bachelor Mathematics 
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering 
Bachelor Mind Sciences In Kinesiology 
Bachelor Music 
Bachelor Natural Sciences 
Bachelor Neuroscience 
Bachelor Nursing 
Bachelor Oil and Gas Engineering 
Bachelor Operations Management 
Bachelor Personal Financial Planning 
Bachelor Petroleum Land Management 
Bachelor Philosophy 
Bachelor Physics 
Bachelor Political Science 
Bachelor Psychology 
Bachelor Religious Studies and Applied Ethics 
Bachelor Religious Studies 
Bachelor Risk Management and Insurance 
Bachelor Risk Management: Insurance and Finance 
Bachelor Russian 
Bachelor Science, Technology and Society 
Bachelor Social Work 
Bachelor Sociology 
Bachelor Software Engineering 
Bachelor Spanish 
Bachelor Statistics 
Bachelor Supply Chain Management
Bachelor Tourism Management and Marketing 
Bachelor Tourism Management 
Bachelor Urban Studies 
Bachelor Visual Studies Art
Bachelor WomenS Studies 
Bachelor Zoology
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Programs - Master - University of Calgary

Master Anthropology
Master Applied Psychology
Master Archaeology
Master Art
Master Biological Sciences
Master Business
Master Chemistry
Master Communications Studies
Master Computer Science
Master Culture and Society
Master Drama
Master Economics
Master Education
Master Engineering- Biomedical
Master Engineering - Chemical and Petroleum
Master Engineering - Electrical and Computer
Master Engineering - Mechanical & Manufacturing
Master Engineering – Civil
Master Engineering – Geomatics
Master English
Master Environmental Design
Master Executive MBA
Master French, Italian & Spanish
Master Geography
Master Geoscience
Master Germanic, Slavic & East Asian Studies
Master Greek & Roman Studies
Master History
Master Kinesiology
Master Law
Master Linguistics
Master Mathematics & Statistics
Master MBA course-based
Master Medicine - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Master Medicine - Biomedical Technology
Master Medicine - Cardiovascular/Respiratory Science
Master Medicine - Community Health Sciences
Master Medicine - Gastrointestinal Sciences
Master Medicine - Immunology  
Master Medicine - Medical Sciences
Master Medicine - Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
Master Medicine – Neuroscience
Master Military & Strategic Studies
Master Music
Master Nursing
Master Philosophy
Master Physics & Astronomy
Master Political Science
Master Psychology – Clinical
Master Psychology – Experimental
Master Public Policy
Master Religious Studies
Master Social Work
Master Sociology
Master Spanish
Master Sustainable Energy Development
Master Veterinary Medical Sciences
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