International Students

Why YOU should study at Dalhousie University

Here you will learn from top experts in their field who are winning awards for their teaching and making the world a better place. You will put learning into practice with integrated workplace experiences that ensure you are job ready at graduation. At Dalhousie, you will feel welcome and valued for who you are and who you aspire to be. We can’t wait to see what you will achieve here!

TOP 10
University in Canada for graduate employability.

from QS Stars World University Rankings.

TOP 200
University making an impact on achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.


Update for Students from Ukraine and Surrounding Countries

We understand and are deeply concerned with the devastation happening in Ukraine at this time.

If you are facing any barriers to completing your application to Dalhousie or providing official academic documentation, please let us know by contacting Curtis Clarke, Curtis.Clarke@Dal.Ca, so we can aim to assist you.

Learn more about Dalhousie

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You belong at Dalhousie
Where you can choose from over 200 programs and the largest selection of courses in Atlantic Canada. This means you can tailor your degree to your specific goals.
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Learn about our location
Dalhousie is located in Nova Scotia, Canada. Here you'll find some of the world's most beautiful natural sites and distinctly East Coast traditions.
Living in Halifax and Truro

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Build a degree that's unique to you
What's required depends on where you're coming from and what you want to study.
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