Dalhousie University

# 298

QS World University Rankings

107

Undergraduate programs

131

Postgraduate programs

5

QS stars

About Dalhousie University

Dalhousie University University is located in Nova Scotia, Canada, on Mi’kma’ki ancestral land. Dalhousie is comprised of four campuses in Halifax and Truro, with satellite locations in Yarmouth and Saint John, New Brunswick. Dalhousie’s broad range of

academic programs attract a diverse mix of incredible students, scholars, researchers and staff.

Nova Scotia is at the far eastern end of Canada’s coastline. Rugged and atmospheric landscape, infused with the Celtic roots of the locals, often make this area of North America feel more like Ireland or Scotland. Halifax is a busy port settlement famous for its maritime history, with an iconic star-shaped citadel in the centre of the urban area. To the north, Truro is a charming town just downriver from the enchanting Cobequid Bay.

Dalhousie University was founded in 1818 and boasts 13 academic faculties, dedicated to building understanding through excellence in teaching. The university’s drive for discovery results in more than $190 million in research funding every year, and it is Atlantic Canada’s primary research-intensive university. Dalhousie is also a member of the U15 Group of Canadian Universities, with world-leading research and innovation including lab, studios and field work.

Dalhousie is committed to supporting evidence-based solutions through our teaching, research, and service that are consistent with the important work of fulfilling the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for 2030.

Find out more about life at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia on its social media channels, including FacebookTwitterYouTubeInstagram and LinkedIn.

University information

General
GMAT GPA IELTS TOEFL PTE Academic
550+ 3+ 7+ 92+ 65+
Bachelor
SAT PTE Academic IELTS TOEFL Cambridge CAE Advanced
1100+ 61+ 6.5+ 90+ 180+
Master
IELTS TOEFL International Baccalaureate
6.5+ 90+ 26+
Total StudentsInternational studentsTotal faculty staff
17,074
UG Students- 76%
PG Students- 24%
4,676
UG Students- 68%
PG Students- 32%
1,558
Domestic Staff- 57%
International Staff- 43%

Tuition fees

International Student  Tuition Fees: N/A (Tuition Fee/year)

Rankings & Ratings

Rankings
Dalhousie University is one of the top public universities in Halifax, Canada. It is ranked #298 in QS World University Rankings 2024.

#298

QS World University Rankings

#351-400

QS WUR Ranking By Subject

#109

QS Sustainability Ranking

Rankings Criteria

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Overall

0%
Academic Reputation
0%
Employer Reputation
0%
Faculty Student Ratio
0%
Citations per Faculty
0%
International Students Ratio
0%
Employment Outcomes
0%
International Research Network
0%
Sustainability

Campus locations

Studley Campus, Canada

Campus locations

Truro Campus, Canada

Campus locations

Carleton Campus, Canada

Campus locations

Sexton Campus, Canada

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