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The Faculty of Science is one of the finest faculties in Canada. Home to over 6500 undergraduate and 1300 graduate students and over 300 faculty, we are committed to maintaining our record of excellence in research and teaching.

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Spring 2015 - The Competitive Edge


The Faculty of Science is leading the way with state-of-the-art tools and world-class facilities.


The world of science captures the imagination of people in all parts of our society. Generating, stimulating and keeping that interest in science alive is important to the Faculty of Science.

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The University of Alberta, one of Canada’s most research-intensive universities, is very proud of the vitality and quality of research and scholarship activities of its faculty.

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