University of Alberta

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The University of Alberta is one of Canada’s top five universities. Conducting both basic and applied research, we are home to: state-of-the-art research and teaching facilities, 400 research laboratories, and over 170 graduate programs and 200 undergraduate programs.

Our reputation continues to grow driven by significant achievements such as: the Edmonton Protocol treatment for Type 1 diabetes, pioneering nanotechnology work, the world’s first hepatitis B antiviral and a robust tech transfer and commercialization record that includes 80 active spin-off companies.