Dalhousie University


Welcome to one of Canada’s leading universities. Since 1818, Dalhousie has been attracting students from around the globe and providing a world-class education. We are recognized for outstanding academic quality, superb faculty and educational and research opportunities that are second to none. Dalhousie is home to over 18,000 students and has graduated 91 Rhodes scholars, the sixth highest in the world. We provide a unique interactive and collaborative and career-oriented opportunities. We inspire our students, faculty, staff and graduates to make significant contributions to our region, Canada and the world.


Students enrolled at Dalhousie University over 20,000 From out of province 62% International students 24% Average entering grade of first-year students 87.6% Number of first-year students receiving entrance awards 1,400 Number of Rhodes Scholars 92 Number of countries represented Over 115

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    International applicants

    • International (or visa students) are required to apply for and secure a study visa and if a co-op work permit to complete a corporate residency off campus.

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