University of Saskatchewan: Statistics

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#286 of 14,131 In the World
#127 of 2,597 In North America
#17 of 101 In Canada
#1 of 6 In Saskatchewan
#1 of 2 In Saskatoon
#26 of 1,750 For Reliability and Quality Engineering
Top100 For 12 other topics
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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate73%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or recognized equivalent. Proof of English proficiency
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - December; January-April; May-June). Also summer session (July-August)
Full time employee1,059
Student:staff ratio20:1

We've calculated the 73% acceptance rate for University of Saskatchewan based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of Saskatchewan is a world-class research university with 66,513 scientific papers published and 1,466,618 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Medicine, Engineering, Physics, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Biochemistry, and Genetics.


University of Saskatchewan majors

by publication & citation count

41,842 / 1,079,208
33,732 / 893,027
Environmental Science
31,277 / 749,819
30,191 / 697,057
28,675 / 664,753
26,132 / 606,398
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
25,930 / 481,753
Computer Science
21,649 / 467,591
20,637 / 599,048
19,787 / 527,884
17,412 / 438,322
Organic Chemistry
17,066 / 481,099
Quantum and Particle physics
16,267 / 361,174
16,140 / 409,495
15,400 / 356,330
Geography and Cartography
14,577 / 311,192
Materials Science
12,870 / 323,543
12,464 / 319,285
Political Science
11,880 / 190,712
11,470 / 215,275
10,978 / 286,773
10,902 / 184,646
10,878 / 171,134
10,471 / 220,074
8,412 / 185,113
8,348 / 149,335
8,217 / 201,356
8,110 / 211,948
8,046 / 149,596
7,043 / 143,519
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
6,813 / 120,344
6,474 / 97,252
6,461 / 157,570
6,428 / 145,398
Agricultural Science
6,315 / 163,810
Optical Engineering
6,247 / 127,037
Metallurgical Engineering
6,012 / 162,510
5,986 / 167,131
Public Health
5,603 / 137,733
5,172 / 92,748

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 723 5375
1991 752 5982
1992 765 6265
1993 822 6855
1994 824 7332
1995 807 8340
1996 763 8713
1997 832 9493
1998 797 9609
1999 974 11366
2000 910 12946
2001 895 13537
2002 1018 15536
2003 1131 17113
2004 1156 19434
2005 1302 22354
2006 1457 25940
2007 1540 29450
2008 1663 32631
2009 1889 37337
2010 1871 41466
2011 2077 46827
2012 2119 53076
2013 2393 58488
2014 2538 64460
2015 2561 68506
2016 2626 70622
2017 2828 76309
2018 2887 79575
2019 3148 92580
2020 3447 111764
2021 4061 143169
2022 3339 138531
Academic rankings


Local studetns Undergraduate, 549.00 -1,201.50 per 3 credit unit class. Masters and Doctoral programs: 3,729.00 per annum (CAD)

The University of Saskatchewan has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Saskatchewan.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Baccalauréat/Bachelor's Degree Agricultural Business, Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Mathematics
Maîtrise/Master's Degree Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Archaeology, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Science, French, Gender Studies, Geography, Geology, Health Sciences, History, Indigenous Studies, Law, Linguistics, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Plant Pathology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Sociology, Soil Science, Special Education, Veterinary Science, Water Management, Women's Studies, Writing
Doctorat/Doctoral Degree Agricultural Economics, Anatomy, Animal Husbandry, Biochemistry, Biology, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Educational Administration, Electrical Engineering, English, Food Science, Geology, Health Sciences, History, Immunology, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physical Engineering, Physiology, Psychology, Social and Community Services, Soil Science, Statistics, Toxicology, Veterinary Science

University of Saskatchewan alumni

  1. Kim Coates

    Kim Coates
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1958-.. (age 65)
    actorfilm actortelevision actorstage actor

    Kim F. Coates is a Canadian-American actor who has worked in both Canadian and American films and television series. He has worked on Broadway portraying Stanley Kowalski in A Streetcar Named Desire and in the lead role of Macbeth performed at the Stratford Festival. He is best known for his role as Alexander "Tig" Trager in the FX series Sons of Anarchy and as Declan Gardiner in the Citytv series Bad Blood, as well as his recurring roles in Prison Break, Cold Case, CSI and CSI: Miami. He has also had film roles in The Last Boy Scout (1991), Bad Boys (1995), King of Sorrow (2006), Goon (2011).

  2. Andrew Scheer

    Andrew Scheer
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1979-.. (age 44)

    Andrew James Scheer is a Canadian politician who has served as the member of Parliament (MP) for Regina—Qu'Appelle since 2004. Scheer served as the 35th speaker of the House of Commons from 2011 to 2015, and was the leader of the Conservative Party and leader of the Official Opposition from 2017 to 2020.

  3. John Diefenbaker

    John Diefenbaker
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1895-1979 (aged 84)

    John George Diefenbaker was the 13th prime minister of Canada, serving from 1957 to 1963. He was the only Progressive Conservative party leader between 1930 and 1979 to lead the party to an election victory, doing so three times, although only once with a majority of the seats in the House of Commons.

  4. George Genereux

    George Genereux
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1935-1989 (aged 54)
    athletesport shooter

    George Patrick Genereux was a Canadian gold medal-winning trap shooter and physician.

All 88 notable alumni

University of Saskatchewan faculties and divisions

Centre : Continuing and Distance Education Adult Education, Agriculture, Business Administration, Chinese, Design, Ecology, Educational Psychology, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, Horticulture, Indigenous Studies, Japanese, Leadership, Mathematics, Music, Music Education, Spanish, Special Education
College : Agriculture and Bioresources Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Crop Production, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Forestry, Genetics, Horticulture, Meat and Poultry, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Natural Resources, Nutrition, Physics, Physiology, Plant and Crop Protection, Plant Pathology, Social Sciences, Soil Science, Veterinary Science
College : Arts and Science Amerindian Languages, Anatomy, Ancient Civilizations, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Food Science, French, Gender Studies, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, German, Greek (Classical), Hebrew, History, Indigenous Studies, International Studies, Latin, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematical Physics, Mathematics, Medieval Studies, Modern History, Modern Languages, Music, Music Education, Native American Studies, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physical Engineering, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Religion, Religious Studies, Russian, Sanskrit, Slavic Languages, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, Theatre, Town Planning, Toxicology, Women's Studies
College : Briercrest College and Seminary Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Christian Religious Studies, Education, Holy Writings, Music, Pastoral Studies, Religion, Religious Music, Theology
College : Dentistry Dentistry
College : Education Curriculum, Education, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Music Education, Natives Education, Physical Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Teacher Training
College : Emmanuel and St. Chad Bible, Christian Religious Studies, Ethics, History of Religion, Protestant Theology, Religion, Religious Studies, Theology
College : Engineering Agricultural Engineering, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Engineering
College : Graduate Studies and Research Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biology, Biomedicine, Botany, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Science, Gender Studies, Geography, Geological Engineering, Geology, Health Sciences, History, Immunology, Indigenous Studies, International Business, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Meat and Poultry, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Music, Native American Studies, Natural Resources, Neurological Therapy, Nursing, Nutrition, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Engineering, Physical Therapy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Religion, Sociology, Soil Science, Special Education, Statistics, Surgery, Theatre, Toxicology, Veterinary Science, Women's Studies, Writing
College : Horizon College and Seminary Christian Religious Studies, Missionary Studies, Pastoral Studies, Religious Studies, Theology
College : Kinesiology Nutrition, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Psychology, Sports
College : Law Law
College : Lutheran Theological Seminary Bible, Classical Languages, Greek (Classical), History of Religion, Holy Writings, New Testament, Protestant Theology, Theology
College : Medicine Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biomedicine, Cardiology, Cell Biology, Community Health, Epidemiology, Health Sciences, Immunology, Information Technology, Laboratory Techniques, Medical Technology, Medicine, Microbiology, Neurosciences, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Occupational Therapy, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Health, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Surgery
College : Northern Teacher Education Program / Northern Professional Access College Education, English, Indigenous Studies, Medicine, Native Language, Natural Sciences, Physics, Veterinary Science
College : Nursing Nursing
College : Pharmacy and Nutrition Biotechnology, Economics, Epidemiology, Molecular Biology, Nanotechnology, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Toxicology
College : St. Andrew's Bible, Ethics, Holy Writings, Pastoral Studies, Religion, Religious Education, Theology
College : St. Peter's Art History, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Fine Arts, History, International Business, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Sports, Writing
College : St. Thomas More Anthropology, Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, English, French, History, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Slavic Languages, Sociology
College : Veterinary Medicine Biomedicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Veterinary Science
Graduate School : Public Policy Health Administration, International Business, Public Administration
Institute : Native Studies and Applied Research Adult Education, Indigenous Studies
School : Business Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Management, Marketing
School : Environment and Sustainability Arts and Humanities, Education, Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Law, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences
School : Physical Therapy Physical Therapy
School : Public Health Anthropology, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dentistry, Epidemiology, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Immunology, Medicine, Microbiology, Native American Studies, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Public Health, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistics, Veterinary Science

General information

Alternative names uSask
Founded 1907
Motto Deo et Patriae
For God and Country
Colors green, white

Location and contacts

Address 107 Administration Place
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N 5A2
City population 246,000

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