University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Ottawa, Canada

  • 1848

    Established
  • 5583

    International Students
  • 21

    No. of Programs
  • 281

    QS World University Rankings
  • NO

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

The University of Ottawa was founded in the year 1848 in Canada’s capital city of Ottawa. During its initial days, it was called College of Bytown and was renamed to College of Ottawa in the year 1861. Within 1866, it had received the status of a University. Today, the University of Ottawa is the largest Bilingual University in the world offering courses in both English and French languages. With more than 450 programs to offer, the University of Ottawa is currently ranked at 281st position in the QS Global World Ranking, mainly due to its higher placement percentage. A member of Canada’s U15 University, it also has the world’s largest law school. 

Infrastructure, Camps & Courses

The University of Ottawa is known for offering more than 450 programs under 10 different faculties. The programs are offered in various branches of Humanities, Science, Engineering, Health and Social Science. The University also offers some Short Duration Master’s and Doctorate level programmes. All these courses attract more than 40,000 students from not only Canada and North America, but also from all over the world. In addition to the courses mentioned above, the University of Ottawa is also known for some of the best online courses that are offered both during the Fall Term and Winter Term. 

Accomplishments & Alumni

The University of Ottawa Alumni Association has always prioritized their alumni and is actively involved in enriching their career path and connect them to other alumni, wherever they may be present in the world. The University of Ottawa boasts of some exceptional alumni who have made their mark through amalgamating hard work, talent and effort. One thing that can be found in the University of Ottawa alumni in abundance is they are professionally accomplished and are fully committed to the society by the virtue of which they have the force to transform the world dynamically in which we live. 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Students from all over the world are the soul of the vibrant campus of the University of Ottawa. A range of activities has been developed by the University of Ottawa, especially for the new students, which helps them get used to the campus life of the University. Also, a range of vivid activities is conducted by the Ottawa Students’ Union (UOSU) every year aimed at helping the students find the joy of student life. One such event is the 101 week that is conducted for a period of seven days which hosts activities like comedy nights, concerts, charity events, beach trips etc which makes the Ottawa University campus life a memorable one for the students.

University Ottawa, Ottawa Facts and Highlights

Type of University

Public Research, Co-ed

Average Total Tuition Fee

$42,000 approx.

Admission Intakes

Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter Intakes

Average GPA Requirement

3.11

Average Exam Score Requirement

IELTS-6.5; TOEFL iBT-86; PTE Academic-60; Duolingo-120; CAEL-60

Admission Requirement

High School/University Academic Transcripts (English Translations Required); English Language Proficiency Test scores, Entrance Test Scores (Optional), LORs, SOPs

Admission Deadlines

Deadlines will be programme-specific for each Admission Intakes, i.e. Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer

Percentage of International Students

22%

Size of Campus (in acres)

100+

Alumni Worldwide

250,000+

Females to Males Ratio

29:21

Average Salary After 10 Years

$65,000

University of Ottawa Rankings

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS World University Rankings

230

279

281

=289

=289

THE World University Rankings

162

-

-

-

-

University of Ottawa Subject Rankings

Arts, Humanities and Management

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Business & Management Studies

-

301-350

351-400

351-400

-

Arts and Humanities

=213

208

=246

=329

=284

Engineering

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Chemical

-

151-200

151-200

151-200

101-150

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Electrical and Electronics

-

201-250

251-250

251-300

251-300

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Mechanical

-

301-350

351-400

301-350

251-300

Sciences

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Chemistry

-

=126

101-150

101-150

151-200

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Physics and Astronomy

-

251-300

201-250

301-350

301-350

QS WUR Subject Ranking - Biological Sciences

-

251-300

251-300

251-300

201-250

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Programs

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  • Master of Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      N/A

      Tuition Fee

      USD 20,100

  • M.E in Engineering Management

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      N/A

      Tuition Fee

      USD 26,000

  • M.S in Management

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      2 Year

      Tuition Fee

      USD 23,900

  • M.B.A

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      12 Month

      Tuition Fee

      USD 46,700

Campus Location

University of Ottawa

75 Laurier Avenue East Ottawa ON K1N 6N5 Canada

http://www.international.uottawa.ca/en/contact.html | 919910802713 | india@uottawa.ca

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