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Acadia University

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World Rank : 1069

Country Rank : 30 (Web Ranking in canada)


Founded in 1838. Acadia University is a Public higher education university located in wolfville, nova scotia, canada, north america. Internationally Acadia University university ranked 1069 in the world. It has ranked 30 in canada. This 181 years old higher education university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. It provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission.

General Information

Acronym : AU

Founded : 1838

Areas of Studies

Diploma Bachelor Master Doctorate
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Important : (Yes) marked indicates university may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in that area of studies.
The above shown matrix is only the indicative and it may or may not be up-to-date or complete. Please contact or visit university official website for the complete information regarding areas of studies and the currently offered courses

Size And Profile

Control Type : Public

Entity Type : Non-Profit

Facilities And Services

Library : Yes

Housing : Not reported

Usefult Links

Website Link : University Website Link

Wikipedia Article : Acadia University Wikipedia Article

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University Latest News

Three Atlantic universities get $1.2M to ‘Indigenize’ their campuses

TD Bank Group donated $1.2 million to Mount Saint Vincent, Acadia and Memorial universities.

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 21:14:00 GMT
2019-20 Acadia Performing Arts Series boasts drama, classical and jazz

Award-winning drama and world-class classical and jazz performances will be featured in the Acadia Performing Arts Series' 2019-20 season which was ...

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Acadia robot programming competitors learn valuable skills while making friends, having fun  The Register/Advertiser

It's as much about making friends and having fun as it is about developing and refining robot programming skills. More than 50 middle school, junior high and ...

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Woman in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by car in Wolfville crosswalk  The Register/Advertiser

WOLFVILLE, N.S. - A 23-year-old university student was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries Nov. 27 after being hit by a vehicle near the corner of ...

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Wolfville autism advocate urges Valley to ‘light it up blue’ to raise awareness  The Register/Advertiser

“It's just like Christmas.” This is how autism advocate “Cowboy” Harrison Czapalay of Wolfville feels when he sees homes and businesses lit up with blue lights ...

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Acadia to hand out six honorary degrees at May 13, 14 convocation  The Register/Advertiser

WOLFVILLE, NS - A former prime minister, a minister, an oceanography professor, a Mi'kmaq elder, a former lieutenant governor and a former professional ...

Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Busy arts scene shaping up for March in Annapolis Valley  The Register/Advertiser

A look at upcoming arts and entertainment events in the Annapolis Valley: Musical story Celtic Dreams at CentreStage Celtic Dreams will be at the Upper ...

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Destination Acadia aims to attract major events to benefit university, greater community  The Register/Advertiser

WOLFVILLE, NS - Through Destination Acadia, a renewed focus is being placed on recruiting major events that will benefit the university campus and Valley ...

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Robot armies tackle space exploration

An all-female robotics team of 12 and 13-year-olds from Kingston is over the moon after the project they proposed at Acadia University's annual Robot ...

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Elite private school announced for Annapolis County

Plans to build a $62-million elite private boarding school with a royal connection in Annapolis County, N.S., were announced Saturday in Bridgetown, N.S..

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tentative deal reached between Acadia University and its faculty

Acadia University and the school's Faculty Association have reached a tentative agreement. Acadia University confirmed the deal early Monday morning and ...

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The history lurking in Whistler's lakes  Pique Newsmagazine

Last Thursday, April 11, the museum had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Ian Spooner of Acadia University for his presentation on environmental change in Alta...

Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tagged by scientists, bluefin tuna passing submerged listening lines help reveal species' survival  EurekAlert

An array of underwater listening lines that detect passing giant Atlantic bluefin tuna previously caught and tagged by scientists has created a new system to ...

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
COMMENTARY: Nova Scotia municipalities blaze trail on climate readiness front

This week, municipal leaders from across Nova Scotia are assembling in Halifax for the Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities' (NSFM) annual conference.

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Calling all caregivers: respondents needed for survey studying burnout  The Register/Advertiser

WOLFVILLE - Janna Wentzell firmly believes there is no time like the present to start caring for our caregivers. “They're an at-risk population. The thing about ...

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Species deeply rooted in Canadian culture are at risk  Canada NewsWire

OTTAWA, Dec 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada risks losing some emblematic pieces of the biodiversity puzzle. The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in ...

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Charting long-term change in Whistler lakes  Pique Newsmagazine

Calling all local history buffs: your knowledge of Whistler's lakes is needed—or, more specifically, your stories about the evolution of Lost Lake and Alta Lake.

Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Who is the one who pays for Oak Island Treasure Hunt?  Foreign Policy 2018

Oak Island's alleged treasure may be bigger than the team could have ever imagined. However, the amount of money needed to dig everything out is up in the ...

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Arts Listings -- see what's coming up in the Annapolis Valley  The Digby Courier

A look at upcoming arts and entertainment events in the Annapolis Valley: On the screen at Fundy Cinema Fundy Cinema screens Bar Bahar (In Between) on ...

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Fire and Emergency Services Culture: Can It Be Changed?

The author explores the definition of culture, how culture applies to the fire *service*, and why there have been recent calls for cultural change. BRIAN R.

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
How to make money “helping” poor people (hint: don't be poor). Morning File, Monday, March 5, 2018  Halifax Examiner

Writes Stephen Kimber: Neither Capital Health nor the Nova Scotia Health Authority has ever publicly apologized to [Gabrielle] Horne for years of bullying and ...

Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Marilla Stephenson hire was over the line: Graham Steele

There is a sharp line to be drawn between hiring political staff — who come and go with the premier — and hiring permanent, arm's-length civil *service* , ...

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Public Service Commission got job input from applicant who was eventually hired

The only person to apply for a major new job in the province's executive council office was asked for input on the job description a month before it was posted.

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Canada’s public gardens are thriving  Toronto Star

The horticultural attractions across this country make for a great addition to any vacation plans, write Mark Cullen and Ben Cullen.

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Canadian Turtles in Trouble  Canada NewsWire

WINDSOR, ON, May 2, 2018 /CNW/ - The Midland Painted Turtle, a familiar sight along Ontario lakeshores and ponds, is now in trouble. The Committee on the ...

Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Saint John River sturgeon fishing season off to good start

Sturgeon fishing season began this week on the Saint John River and the early catches were good, according to one company.

Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Demographics vs. Psychographics and Why Culture Matters Most  Business 2 Community

Demographics and psychographics are both critical aspects of consumer research and are used by marketers to understand their ideal customers better.

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Understanding Trends at the Speed of Culture: The #MannequinChallenge  Business 2 Community

Every so often, a trend comes along that takes the internet by storm and it seems like everyone is participating. Say hello to the latest trend in pop culture: The ...

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Was the United States Involved in Recent Attacks Targeting the FARC-EP?

The United States' silence on Colombia's attack against a rebel camp in Ecuador has far more to do with a plausible direct connection it has to the deaths of ...

Wed, 12 Mar 2008 07:00:00 GMT
Understanding the Personas Behind the Fastest Growing Social App [Infographic]  Business 2 Community

Harvard calls it the fastest-growing social app amongst millennials. comScore ranked it the third most popular social app amongst millennials beating Vine, ...

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Does Unbranded Content Really Work? Using Social Data to Understand the Trend  Business 2 Community

The question that has stunned many marketers is, “why would a brand create *content* and take zero credit for it?” With an industry so focused on ROI, brand ...

Wed, 23 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Understanding Fandom: How the Latest Star Wars Film Reached New Audiences  Business 2 Community

May the fourth be with you internet Jedis. Just in case you didn't know, today is national Star Wars day… and we're pretty excited! Last year on this universally ...

Wed, 04 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Planet names (a lot of them) - Writing for Games

OK... I have about 100 planet names and still need minimum 400 :D Im not expecting quality, quantity is more important :D So far I was using some web ...

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT

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Arts & Humanities

This university may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in at least one of the following subjects:
  • Applied Arts
  • Classics
  • Design
  • Education
  • Fine Arts
  • History
  • Literature
  • Museum Studies
  • Performing Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Religion and Theology
  • Visual arts
  • Other Arts & Humanities Studies


Business & Social Sciences

This university may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in at least one of the following subjects:
  • Accounting / Finance
  • Anthropology / Archaeology
  • Business / Commerce / Management
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Development Studies
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Law
  • Library and Information Science
  • Physical Education / Sport Science
  • Political and International Studies
  • Social Policy / Public Administration
  • Social Work
  • Sociology / Psychology
  • Tourism / Hospitality
  • Other Business & Social Science Studies


Language & Cultural

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  • Aboriginal / Indigenous People Studies
  • African Studies
  • American & Caribbean Studies
  • Ancient and Modern Languages
  • Asian Studies
  • English Studies
  • European Studies
  • French Studies
  • Germanic Studies
  • Indian / South Asian Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Portugese Studies
  • Russian / Eastern European Studies
  • Spanish Studies
  • Other Language & Cultural Studies


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  • Anaesthesia
  • Anatomy
  • Biomedical Science
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Medicine / Surgery
  • Natural / Alternative Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Obstetrics / Gynaecology
  • Optometry / Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Podiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiography
  • Speech / Rehabilitation / Physiotherapy
  • Other Medical & Health Studies



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  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Computer and IT Engineering
  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering
  • General Engineering
  • Geological Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Other Engineering Studies


Science & Technology

This university may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in at least one of the following subjects:
  • Agriculture / Forestry / Botany
  • Aquaculture / Marine Science
  • Architecture
  • Aviation
  • Biology / Biochemistry / Microbiology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer / Information Technology
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  • Food Science
  • Geology
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  • Neuroscience
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  • Physics
  • Textiles and Fibre Science
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  • Other Science & Technology Studies

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