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Dalhousie University combines innovative research, meaningful teaching and a deep sense of social responsibility that inspires its diverse community to make a difference in Nova Scotia, across Canada and around the world. 

As one of Canada’s leading research-intensive universities, Dalhousie’s broad range of academic programs attract and retain a diverse mix of students, scholars, researchers and staff who work together with interdisciplinary perspective and a focus on service.  Dalhousie’s 13 faculties expand understanding through teaching excellence and a drive for discovery that results in more than $190 million in research funding each year.

Located on Canada’s East Coast, with campuses in the vibrant oceanside city of Halifax and an Agricultural Campus in the town of Truro, Dalhousie welcomes 21,000 students who join the university from more than 130 countries around the world.

Dalhousie is committed to lifting the intellectual, social and economic vitality of the communities it serves while promoting respect and inclusion in all aspects of its academic, research and civic priorities.