Note: Since the University of Ottawa is a bilingual university, the information it has provided is in either English or French, based on the language of the program.

University of Ottawa

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Quick Facts

  • World's largest bilingual (French-English) university.
  • Students study in their choice of English, French or both, with the possibility of pursuing a French Immersion Stream program.
  • One of Canada’s top 10 research universities.
  • Located in Ottawa, Canada’s capital city, within walking distance of Parliament Hill.
  • Students and faculty members from about 151 countries.
  • 550 undergraduate and graduate programs in over 100 disciplines.
  • Co-operative education program among the top 5 in Canada.