The University of Alberta (UofA)is atop 5 Canadian universityand is one of the top 150 universities in the world! UofA graduates have thehighest employment rate in Canadaand one of the best in the world. The UofA offers students an outstanding educational experience that both prepares and inspires you to contribute to the betterment of your community, province, country and the world.
The Alberta School of Businessis one of the world's leading institutions of business education and research. We are the first and longest continually accredited business school in Canada. For over a century, the innovation, entrepreneurialism, and leadership of the School's more than 30,000 alumni have strengthened businesses and communities across the globe. Our vision is simple, yet powerful: To develop and inspire entrepreneurial leaders from Alberta for the world.
Edmontonis a city with one million residents and one of Canada's strongest economies. Edmonton is a place where people come together to build, create and change things for the better. We are defined by an entrepreneurial spirit not only in business, but also in the arts, as well as in social activism aimed at ensuring opportunity for all.
Notable employers:Alberta Health Services, BioWare, PCL, Stantec, and Telus.
Vibrant Arts District:Winspear Centre for Music, Citadel Theatre, Art Gallery of Alberta, and Enterprise Square Galleries.
Canada's Festival City:world's second-largest Fringe Theatre Festival, renowned Folk Music Festival, Heritage Days showcasing multicultural diversity, and U of A's biennial Festival of Ideas.