The University of Calgary
Region: Northern America
Country/Region: Canada
Found Year: 1945
Address: 2500 University Drive NW
Introduction

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.

Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
45
Veterinary Sciences
49
Clinical Medicine
51-75
Medical Technology
76-100
Chemical Engineering
101-150
Human Biological Sciences
101-150
Public Health
101-150
Earth Sciences
151-200
Key Statistics
28560
Total Enrollment
19.0%
International Students
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Undergraduate Enrollment
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International Students
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Graduate Enrollment
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International Students
Programs
Undergraduate Programs
Accounting
Actuarial Science
Ancient and Medieval History
Anthropology Primatology
Anthropology Social and Cultural
Applied and Environmental Geology
Archaeology
Astrophysics
Athletic Therapy
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biological Sciences
Biomechanics
Biomedical Engineering Specialization
Biomedical Sciences
Botany
Business Process Management
Canadian Studies
Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Commerce
Communications Studies
Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Dance
Development Studies
Drama
Earth Science
East Asian Language Studies
East Asian Studies
Ecology
Economics
Education
Electrical Engineering
Energy Management
English
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Environmental Science
Exercise and Health Physiology
Film Studies
Finance
French
General Business
Geography
Geology
Geomatics Engineering
Geophysics
German
Greek and Roman Studies
Health and Society
History and Philosophy of Science
History
Hotel & Resort Management
Human Resources and Organizational Dynamics
International Business
International Indigenous Studies
International Relations
Italian Studies
Kinesiology
Latin American Studies
Law and Society
Leadership In Pedagogy and Coaching
Linguistics and Language
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mind Sciences In Kinesiology
Music
Natural Sciences
Neuroscience
Nursing
Oil and Gas Engineering
Operations Management
Personal Financial Planning
Petroleum Land Management
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Religious Studies and Applied Ethics
Religious Studies
Risk Management and Insurance
Risk Management: Insurance and Finance
Russian
Science, Technology and Society
Social Work
Sociology
Software Engineering
Spanish
Statistics
Supply Chain Management
Tourism Management and Marketing
Tourism Management
Urban Studies
Visual Studies Art
Women'S Studies
Zoology
Graduate Programs
Anthropology
Applied Psychology
Archaeology
Art
Biological Sciences
Business
Chemistry
Communications Studies
Computer Science
Culture and Society
Drama
Economics
Education
Engineering- Biomedical
Engineering - Chemical and Petroleum
Engineering - Electrical and Computer
Engineering - Mechanical & Manufacturing
Engineering – Civil
Engineering – Geomatics
English
Environmental Design
Executive MBA
French, Italian & Spanish
Geography
Geoscience
Germanic, Slavic & East Asian Studies
Greek & Roman Studies
History
Kinesiology
Law
Linguistics
Mathematics & Statistics
MBA course-based
Medicine - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Medicine - Biomedical Technology
Medicine - Cardiovascular/Respiratory Science
Medicine - Community Health Sciences
Medicine - Gastrointestinal Sciences
Medicine - Immunology
Medicine - Medical Sciences
Medicine - Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
Medicine – Neuroscience
Military & Strategic Studies
Music
Nursing
Philosophy
Physics & Astronomy
Political Science
Psychology – Clinical
Psychology – Experimental
Public Policy
Religious Studies
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Sustainable Energy Development
Veterinary Medical Sciences