|#2582 of 14,131||In the World|
|#768 of 2,597||In North America|
|#66 of 101||In Canada|
|#10 of 16||In British Columbia|
|#2 of 2||In Victoria|
|#888 of 1,552||For Communications and Public Relations|
- Highest Degree
- Acceptance rate
* Royal Roads University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.
We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.
Acceptance rate & Admissions
|Academic Calendar||September to August|
|Full time employee||450|
Publications & Citations
Royal Roads University majors
by publication & citation count
Annual publication & citation counts
|Local studetns||Doctoral Programs, 79,460; Graduate Programs, 21,630-39,450 for domestic students and 27,830-45,650 for international students; Undergraduate Programs, 13,056-17,680 for domestic students or 26,624-35,360 for international students; (CAD)|
Royal Roads University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.
Programs and Degrees
|Design | Arts | Humanities||–||–||–||–|
|Business | Politics | Social Sciences||+||+||+||+|
|Languages | Culture | Linguistics||–||–||–||–|
|Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine||–||–||–||–|
|Engineering | IT||–||–||–||–|
|Maths | Natural Sciences||+||+||+||–|
|Maîtrise/Master's Degree||Business Administration, Education, Educational Administration, Environmental Studies, Higher Education, Leadership, Management, Peace and Disarmament, Protective Services, Tourism|
|Doctorat/Doctoral Degree||Social Sciences|
- Born in
- 1959-.. (age 63)
- Enrolled in Royal Roads University
- Studied in 1978-1980
- astronautaircraft pilotsingersongwritercamera operator
Chris Austin Hadfield is a Canadian retired astronaut, engineer, singer, and fighter pilot. The first Canadian to perform extravehicular activity in space, Hadfield has flown two Space Shuttle missions and served as commander of the International Space Station (ISS). Prior to his career as an astronaut, Hadfield served in the Canadian Forces for 25 years as an Air Command fighter pilot.
- 1956-.. (age 66)
Mohammad Eslami is the Vice President and Head of the Atomic Energy Organization in the government of President Raisi and was the Minister of Roads and Urban development and the Governor of Mazandaran in the government of President Rouhani.
- Born in
- 1973-.. (age 49)
David Murray Shepherd is a Canadian politician who was elected in the 2015 Alberta general election to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta to represent the electoral district of Edmonton-Centre, and re-elected in the 2019 Alberta general election to represent its successor district, Edmonton-City Centre.
- Born in
- 1974-.. (age 48)
- politiciantrade unionist
Rodrigo Alonso Loyola Salas is a Canadian politician who was elected in the 2015 Alberta general election to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Edmonton-Ellerslie and re-elected on April 16, 2019. Loyola had previously contested the same seat for the same party in the 2012 Alberta general election. He placed third in the 2014 Alberta NDP leadership race.
- Born in
- United Kingdom
- politiciansocial worker
Mitzi Jayne Dean is a British-Canadian non-profit administrator and politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia in the 2017 provincial election. She represents the electoral district of Esquimalt-Metchosin as a member of the British Columbia New Democratic Party caucus. She is currently Minister for the Ministry of Child and Family Development.
- Born in
- 1967-.. (age 55)
Christian Nielsen is a Canadian politician who serves as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the provincial riding of Edmonton-Decore. He was elected in the 2015 Alberta election with 68% of the popular vote. Within the Legislature, Nielsen serves on a number of standing committees, such as the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship. He was previously the deputy chair of the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, a committee devoted to oversight of Alberta's "rainy day" fund, built from past natural resource revenue.
|Motto||Canada's University for Working Professionals|
|Academic structure||Centre for Applied Leadership and Management |
School of Business
School of Communication and Culture
School of Environment and Sustainability
School of Leadership Studies
School of Peace and Conflict Management
School of Tourism and Hospitality
|Affiliations and memberships||Universities Canada (UC) |
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Canadian Virtual University (CVU)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Location and Contacts
|Address|| 2005 Sooke Road |
Victoria, British Columbia, V9B 5Y2
|Phone||+1 (250) 391 2511|
|Fax||+1 (250) 391 2500|