Carleton University Rankings

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In the World#253 of 14178
In North America#127 of 2629
In Canada#16 of 101
In Ontario#7 of 24
In Ottawa#2 of 3
In History#184 of 5,620

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
20%
Enrollment
27,823
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
39,848
Citations
1,315,243

Carleton University majors

by publication count

Computer science
7,789
Mathematics
4,037
Biology
3,564
Psychology
3,143
Physics
2,868
Materials science
2,148
Engineering
2,133
Chemistry
1,964
Political science
1,731
Sociology
1,566
Geology
1,343
Medicine
1,221
Economics
1,131
Business
978
Geography
782
Environmental science
707
History
575
Art
410
Philosophy
313

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography12731,595
Physics174236,010
Computer science175155,221
Political science19113,737
Sociology20134,275
Engineering20450,511
Mathematics20886,528
Psychology211178,205
Geology21347,701
Philosophy2781,348
History2931,163
Economics29430,381
Business34721,092
Environmental science38121,088
Art456416
Biology503142,321
Materials science62938,180
Chemistry73454,394
Medicine79742,623

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19903994647
19914135550
19924106080
19934406106
19945016307
19955177497
19965518368
19974978949
199853710267
199951610790
200048312161
200156314459
200265017758
200372221974
200490422098
200599224713
2006110727890
2007120132529
2008133536658
2009146740727
2010154546578
2011157256386
2012169967641
2013170273325
2014178775710
2015184986784
2016204288739
2017202681638
2018191875408
2019212389059
2020201991342

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate20%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Enrollment27,823
Full time employee841
Student:staff ratio33:1

Tuition

Local studetnsUndegraduate, 5967.35-8,509.35. Graduate, 2,303.16-3,912.16 per term (CAD)

Carleton University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Doctorat/Doctoral DegreeAnthropology, Architecture, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Ethics, Geography, International Business, Law, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology

General info

Alternative namesCU
Founded1942
WikipediaCarleton University
AccreditationMinistry of Training, Colleges and Universities of Ontario
MottoOurs the Task Eternal
Colorsred, black
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Faculty of Engineering and Design
Faculty of Public Affairs
Faculty of Science
Sprott School of Business
Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)

Location and Contacts

Address1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6
Canada
City population934,000
Phone+1 (613) 520 2600
Fax+1 (613) 520 3847

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