Carleton University

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Type: University

Location Type: Urban

Founded: 1942   Total Students: 31,200+


Established in the year 1942, Carleton University is located to the South of Ottawa’s city center and is strategically placed for students, giving them easy access to shopping centres, malls, trains, restaurants, etc. The University today has more than 25,000 students enrolled in their undergraduate courses and more than 4,000 students enrolled in their postgraduate courses, out of which more than 20% of students are international students from various countries abroad.

Known for its approach in innovative research and exceptional way of teaching, the faculty at the Carleton University has been continuously striving in the field of research, enhanced teaching and developing new programs while improving the existing ones.

Emerging as a pioneer in world-class research, Carleton University has produced many award-winning researchers and has seen a constant rise in the international student population, with it currently being at 13% of the total students enrolled in various programs and courses at the university.

Programs Offered in Carleton University

  • 3-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • 4-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Highlights

    • Carleton University is home to around 28,000 students from over 100 countries.
    • At Carleton University there are six distinct faculties: Arts and Social Sciences, the Sprott School of Business, the Faculty of Engineering and Design, the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, the Faculty of Public Affairs, and the Faculty of Science.
    • Dynamic learning environment for students from all over the world.
    • Carleton University offers 65 degree programs in more than 50 academic disciplines.
    • Carleton University awards $21.5 million in scholarships and bursaries to students, totaling approximately 12,000 individual scholarships.
    • A strong sense of community and numerous outreach programs.
    • High caliber professors and small classroom sizes.
    • State of the art technologies including video conferencing and a new Cisco Telepresence system. 
    • The Indigenous Health and Human Services (IHHS) Degree Program
    • Carleton University Students’ Union
    • Formal student leadership program.
    • Study/ Work permit available.
    • Unique and personalized learning experience.
    • Student facilities like varsity sports, education centers, academic centers and many more. 
    • Social activities, student clubs and councils, workshops for all students.
    • Special student services for international and aboriginal students.

    Campus Detail

    Main Campus Address

    1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada

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