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University of Ottawa


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The University of Ottawa is the world’s largest bilingual (English-French) university, where students can choose to study in French, English or both.

Located in the nation’s capital, the university offers ready access to major Canadian institutions. Its proximity to the Parliament of Canada, federal government departments and agencies, non-government and non-profit organizations, major libraries, research institutions and health centres adds to its character as a unique place to study.

Founded in 1848, the University of Ottawa now has more than 42,000 students enrolled in nine faculties: Arts, Law, Education, Engineering, Medicine, Science, Health Sciences, Social Sciences and the Telfer School of Management.

It offers some 550 undergraduate and graduate programs, including more than 83 that offer the option of work terms within one of Canada’s five largest university co-op programs, one which boasts a 97 percent placement rate and enables students to gain practical work experience, build professional networks and prepare for their future careers. The university also gives students the opportunity to build on their knowledge by earning a master’s or doctoral degree, or to follow an intensive, highly specialized graduate certificate program.

The University of Ottawa is among the top 10 research universities in Canada. Thanks to leading-edge infrastructure and world-renowned researchers, it attracts close to $300 million in research funding each year. Its focal areas of research include health, e-society, Canada and the world, and molecular and environmental sciences.

Tuition Fees

Canadian Students

Undergraduate tuition fees:


Graduate tuition fees:

$6,367 – $7,798

International Students

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Source: University of Ottawa website

1 Review for University of Ottawa

Yanhong57 1 Reviews
Love my school!!

UO is an excellent university overall. There are many good professors in both the sciences and social sciences. Wonderful bilingual and multicultural university!

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