Carleton University

Carleton University Ranking

country rank: 16
world rank: 250

University Overview

Carleton University ranking, established in 1942, is a non-profit public higher-education college based in the suburbs between Ottawa, Ontario (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Carleton University (CU) ranking is a massive (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Canadian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities of Ontario. Carleton University (CU) provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally recognised higher education degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 78-year-old Canadian university has a preferential admissions process focused on students’ previous academic records and ratings. This Canadian higher education college has an entrance limit of 20-30%, rendering it a very selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. CU also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Carleton University Ranking

University Identity

Name Carleton University
Acronym CU
Founded 1942
Motto Ours the Task Eternal
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address 1125 Colonel By Drive Ottawa K1S 5B6 Ontario Canada
Tel +1 (613) 520 2600
Fax +1 (613) 520 3847

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office 315 Robertson Hall, 1125 Colonel By Drive Ottawa K1S 5B6 (613) 520 2400 888 354 4414

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Universities Canada (UC) Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)

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