Environmental benefits to come from investments in university infrastructure
Canadian, West African researchers get support to tackle national and global challenges
Michael Houghton’s Nobel Prize win shows Canada’s strength in biotechnology
National program expands to help Canadian researchers gain recognition
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As a $38 billion enterprise in direct expenditures, universities are significant drivers of economic prosperity. They provide employment for close to 310,000 people.
1.4Mstudents at Canadian universities in 2019
There were about 1,090,000 full-time and 266,000 part-time students in 2019.
Between March 2009 and March 2019, 1,794,500 new jobs were created for university graduates, twice as many as those created for graduates of all other types of postsecondary education combined.