Universities in Nova Scotia

Currently there are over 100 4-year universities in Canada, varying in size and programs offered. There are also over 150 community colleges, university colleges and institutes that that offer a variety of career-oriented post-secondary 1-, 2- and 3- year diploma and certificate programs, along with university transfer programs.

There are both English language and French language institutions with some institutions offering instruction in both official languages. Each institution has its own character – some are large, research-intensive institutions located in major urban areas; others are small, liberal arts or career oriented institutions. Many offer full-time and part-time enrolment as well as opportunities to participate in co-operative education, distance learning, continuing education and student exchange programs.

Featured Universities in Nova Scotia

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Universities in Nova Scotia by City

Universities and Colleges in Antigonish |  Universities and Colleges in Halifax |  Universities and Colleges in Sydney |  Universities and Colleges in Truro |  Universities and Colleges in Wolfville | 

Other Universities and Colleges in Nova Scotia

Acadia University
  Wolfville, Nova Scotia
Cape Breton University
  Sydney, Nova Scotia
Dalhousie University
  Halifax, Nova Scotia
Mount Saint Vincent University
  Halifax, Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Agricultural College
  Truro, Nova Scotia
NSCAD University
  Halifax, Nova Scotia
Saint Mary's University
  Halifax, Nova Scotia
St. Francis Xavier University
  Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Université Sainte-Anne
  Pointe-de-l'Église, Nova Scotia
University of King's College
  Halifax, Nova Scotia


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