Dalhousie University ,Halifax,Canada

  • Halifax,Canada

Dalhousie University is proudly located in Halifax, Nova Scotia which is ranked one of the friendliest cities in the world. Founded in 1818, it is one of Canada’s oldest universities, attracting more than 19,000 students including 22% international students from around the world. Dalhousie makes a lasting impact by blending transformative academic programs with pioneering research on Canada’s East Coast.

Dalhousie is home to 13 Faculties with 200+ degree programs that are supported by continual innovation in the classroom and a focus on interactive learning. And as Atlantic Canada’s leading Research University, Dalhousie excels in collaboration with industry and opportunity for discovery. 90% of students take part in work-integrated learning which gives students the opportunity to learn from experienced professionals, gain skills necessary in their field of interest as well as gain practical knowledge from experts.

Dalhousie welcomes a diverse mix of students from right in Nova Scotia, across Canada and around the world, with over 115 countries represented. University has four campuses including three in Halifax (Studley, Sexton and Carleton) and Agricultural campus. It also has 999 professors in 2017 of which 92% are PhD holders.

The university has 6 libraries and Killiam Memorial Library is one of them which is the largest library in Atlantic Canada featuring more than 1 million books and over 40,000 journals. University is awarded more than $150 million in external research gr

Dalhousie is home to 13 Faculties with 200+ degree programs that are supported by continual innovation in the classroom and a focus on interactive learning. And as Atlantic Canada’s leading Research University, Dalhousie excels in collaboration with industry and opportunity for discovery. 90% of students take part in work-integrated learning which gives students the opportunity to learn from experienced professionals, gain skills necessary in their field of interest as well as gain practical knowledge from experts.

Dalhousie welcomes a diverse mix of students from right in Nova Scotia, across Canada and around the world, with over 115 countries represented. University has four campuses including three in Halifax (Studley, Sexton and Carleton) and Agricultural campus. It also has 999 professors in 2017 of which 92% are PhD holders.

The university has 6 libraries and Killiam Memorial Library is one of them which is the largest library in Atlantic Canada featuring more than 1 million books and over 40,000 journals. University is awarded more than $150 million in external research grants.

University has more than 400+ Student clubs & societies to support students and almost 2660 students live on campus. Some of the notable alumni of the university are Richard Bedford Bennett – 11th Prime Minister of Canada, Joe Clark – 16th Prime Minister of Canada, Arthur B. McDonald – Nobel Laureate: 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics, Charles Peter McColough - CEO of Xerox and Michael Leir – Canadian High Commissioner to Australia

A famous American philanthropist and publisher, George Munro donated money to the university all his life and in honour of George Munro, the university celebrates 'George Munro Day' on February 1.

Year of establishment1818
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Also Known AsDAL
Total International Students3843
Male/Female Ratio1.16
UG/PG Course Ratio0.70
Faculty/Student Ratio16.5
Endowments ValueCanadian Dollar 582 million
No.of Campuses4
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense12647 CAD
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Dalhousie University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(27 Courses)(1 year-3 years)CAD 14.31 K - 26.25 K
M.E./M.Tech(9 Courses)(12 months-24 years)CAD 16.08 K - 18.9 K
MBA/PGDM(3 Courses)(18 months-2 years)CAD 37.14 K - 37.87 K
MIM(7 Courses)(12 months-2 years)CAD 16.08 K - 27.17 K
BBA(10 Courses)(2-4 years)CAD 17.63 K - 22.44 K
B.Sc.(25 Courses)(4 years)CAD 17.1 K - 35.29 K
B.E. / B.Tech(10 Courses)(4-5 years)CAD 17.63 K - 24.17 K
M.A.(11 Courses)(12 months-3 years)CAD 14.95 K
MASc(8 Courses)(18-27 months)CAD 16.08 K - 18.9 K
M.Arch(1 Courses)(2 years)CAD 16.09 K

Dalhousie University Scholarships

Abdul Majid Bader Graduate Scholarship
Rs. 23,40,800
Engineering,Computers,Science + 5 more
Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship
Rs. 2,92,600
Science
A.S. Mowat Prize Scholarship
Rs. 87,780
Engineering,Computers,Science + 1 more
CorpFinance International Limited (Kevin Andrews) Indian Bursary
Rs. 8,77,800
Business

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Dalhousie University Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MS(27 Courses)

: 7.0-7.5

: 92.0-100.0

: 65.0 & Above

M.E./M.Tech(9 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

: 92.0 & Above

: 65.0 & Above

MBA/PGDM(3 Courses)

: 7.5-8.0

: Accepted

: 102.0 & Above

MIM(7 Courses)

: 7.0-7.5

: 92.0-100.0

: 550.0 & Above

BBA(10 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

B.Sc.(25 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 90.0 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(10 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

M.A.(11 Courses)

: 7.0-7.5

MASc(8 Courses)

: 7.0-7.5

: 92.0 & Above

: 65.0 & Above

M.Arch(1 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

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  • Dalhousie University provides campus accommodation to its students in Halifax and at the Agricultural Campus in Truro and all first-year undergraduate students are guaranteed a place in the residence
  • Students have the option to choose from traditional dormitory-style residences or non-traditional residence apartments and Live on their own in a single room or with a roommate in a double room
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Residence (Graduate) - $8,636, Dining - $4011 (14 Meals per week)
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Off-campus Accommodation

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  • The average rent is 700 to 900 CAD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments, shared apartments and Condo
  • The student residences are fully furnished with all the basic amenities such as electricity, water and Wi-Fi included in the rent
  • On-site laundry facility is also available

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BSc INR 20.5 L
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MS INR 11.7 L
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BE/Btech INR 23.3 L
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MA INR 9.8 L
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BBA INR 17.3 L
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MIM INR 19 L
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MEng INR 15.5 L
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MASc INR 12.9 L
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MBA INR 26.8 L
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MFA INR 10.9 L
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MArch INR 20.4 L
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BHM INR 13.9 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 6.2 L (based on 179 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 59
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GRE: 307
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GMAT: 570
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Location
University CityHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Size of cityMedium
Population of City4,14,000
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halifax_County,_Nova_Scotia
Campuses
PO Box 550, Truro, NS B2N 5E3
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2
108 - 5269 Morris Street, PO Box 15000, Halifax NS B3H 4R2 Canada

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4R2

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