University of Ottawa

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Type: University

Location Type: Urban

Founded: 1848   Total Students: 40,000+

Int. Students: 5,400+


The University of Ottawa is the largest bilingual (English-French) university in the world. Located at the heart of Canada’s capital, we have ready access to the great institutions of our country. Our advances in social sciences, health, engineering, science and the humanities make uOttawa a unique place to learn, grow and excel.

The university offers more than 450 programs in 10 faculties both graduate and undergraduate. The university has more than 40,000 students, 5,000 employees and more than 210,000 alumni. The University is listed among the top 10 research universities and the main areas of research are Molecular and Environmental Sciences, E-society and Health as well. 

Two decades into the 21st century, having taken stock of our extraordinary growth, uOttawa looks to the future with confidence, ambition and vision, poised to complete our metamorphosis into an illustrious internationally-engaged university.

  • Transformative Learning
  • Cutting-Edge Research
  • Sustained Commitment to Our Community
  • Vibrant Franco-Ontarian and Franco-Canadian Culture
  • Outstanding Leadership and Management
  • Effective Governance

Programs Offered in University of Ottawa

  • UG Certificate / Diploma
  • 3-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • 4-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Integrated Course
  • Postgraduate Certificate / Diploma
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctoral Degree(Ph.D,M.D)
  • Highlights

    • More than 40,000 students, 5,000 employees and more than 210,000 alumni
    • More than 450 programs in 10 faculties
    • 97% employment rate for graduates
    • Close to $60 million per year in student scholarships and bursaries
    • First and largest French immersion program among Canadian universities
    • A major economic force in the National Capital Region
    • Largest law school in Canada
    • The University of Ottawa climbs to 141st in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
    • Small classroom sizes and more interactive classrooms.
    • Student Associations and Student Unions.
    • Numerous social and cultural events on campus.
    • Located in beautiful, picturesque locations for students to explore.
    • Campus tours and field trips for students.
    • Academic Support Services and Resources
    • Highly Qualified Faculty and Trained Staff. 

    Campus Detail

    Main Campus Address

    75 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada

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