ACADEMICS & NOTABLE SCHOOLS
With big metropolitan cores in Edmonton and Calgary, there are many esteemed colleges and universities located throughout the province.
The University of Alberta is one of the country’s leading academic institutions, and has ranked among the top universities in the world. The school offers a wide variety of degrees for students of all backgrounds, with specialized options in the science and business disciplines. The university is also known for being a giant contributor to Canadian innovation, with its research-intensive background spearheading advancements in the scientific community. In recent years, the university has managed to make incredible progress for the clean energy sector, helping the province move away from its dependence on fossil fuels.
Red Deer College is another prominent institution of Alberta, offering multiple diplomas and certifications for those looking to enter career programs. The college also offers degree options similar to those in universities, with partnership exchanges with the University of Calgary also being possible