Saint Mary's University Rankings

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In the World#1520 of 14178
In North America#475 of 2629
In Canada#46 of 101
In Nova Scotia#4 of 9
In Halifax#2 of 5

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
7,465
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
smu.ca
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,822
Citations
164,526

Saint Mary's University majors

by publication count

Physics
810
Psychology
560
Geology
545
Biology
498
Chemistry
403
Computer science
403
Sociology
373
Mathematics
305
Business
276
Political science
253
Economics
247
Geography
179
History
126
Medicine
107
Environmental science
89
Engineering
87
Art
75
Materials science
62
Philosophy
35

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology41116,011
Business47014,282
Sociology5028,738
Physics61728,227
Political science6452,432
Economics6488,908
Psychology69726,553
Geography7863,139
History912151
Environmental science9974,275
Art110366
Computer science12028,068
Philosophy135645
Engineering13812,759
Mathematics15083,661
Biology155811,382
Chemistry17977,931
Medicine20303,471
Materials science23731,856

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199039252
199150316
199257314
199347315
199454348
199558419
199660486
199766580
199873872
199956945
2000841080
2001901294
2002991711
20031121971
20041492344
20051742830
20061773283
20071704162
20082564952
20092665730
20102566805
20112597920
20122739304
201326110660
201425411155
201526111468
201624111273
201725111204
201827610807
201929812523
202024712845

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent; TOEFL test for foreign students
Academic CalendarSeptember to April (September - December; January-April). Also Summer Semesters.
Enrollment7,465
Full time employee500
Student:staff ratio15:1

Tuition

International studetnsUndergraduate: 1217.40-1379.40 per half credit (3 credit hours) course. (CAD)
Local studetnsUndergraduate: 539-701 per half credit (3 credit hours) course for Canadian students (though the Nova Scotia University Student Bursary reduces the cost). (CAD)

Saint Mary's University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Doctorat/Doctoral DegreeAstronomy and Space Science, Business Administration, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, International Studies, Management

General info

Alternative namesSMU
Founded1802
WikipediaSaint Mary's University (Halifax)
AccreditationDepartment of Labour and Advanced Education of Nova Scotia
MottoOne University. One World. Yours
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic structureFaculty of Arts
Sobey School of Business
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
University of the Arctic (UArctic)
Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)

Location and Contacts

Address923 Robie Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3C3
Canada
City population403,000
Phone+1 (902) 420 5662
Fax+1 (902) 420 5073

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