The University of Calgary is a community of exceptional students who come from all over the world to learn and grow. Established in 1966, it is a research-intensive university among the world's next generation of elite institutions.
In 2013, the QS World University Rankings identified the University of Calgary as:
The #1 university in Canada under the age of 50
One of the top 20 young universities internationally
The university is recognized worldwide for its research breakthroughs in several areas, including:
Energy and the environment
An education at the University of Calgary means studying in an outstanding academic environment with highly acclaimed professors and researchers. Learn from experts, peers and hands-on experience as you explore your potential and prepare for your future.
Minutes from Calgary's downtown core, the university's 213 hectare park-like campus is a place where you can stretch your mind and discover your own pathway to success. With nearly 31,000 students, the University of Calgary is committed to: