University of Saskatchewan: Statistics



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#297 of 14,131 In the World
#130 of 2,597 In North America
#17 of 101 In Canada
#1 of 6 In Saskatchewan
#1 of 2 In Saskatoon
#25 of 1,970 For Reliability and Quality Engineering
Top100 For 10 other topics
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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate50%
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 50% 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 73,955 scientific papers published and 1,716,925 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Medicine, Engineering, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Physics, Computer Science, Biochemistry, and Genetics.


University of Saskatchewan majors

by publication & citation count

47,238 / 1,287,693
38,093 / 1,052,595
Environmental Science
35,607 / 917,940
33,989 / 841,757
32,467 / 795,004
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
30,006 / 586,608
29,676 / 723,906
Computer Science
25,118 / 555,534
23,390 / 707,708
22,230 / 631,204
20,079 / 556,032
Organic Chemistry
19,634 / 581,203
18,800 / 509,324
Quantum and Particle physics
18,772 / 446,429
17,300 / 434,759
Geography and Cartography
16,797 / 386,071
Materials Science
14,792 / 390,265
14,270 / 399,231
Political Science
14,004 / 234,545
13,292 / 264,284
12,987 / 228,813
12,927 / 377,810
12,452 / 209,167
12,192 / 275,391
9,968 / 192,238
9,918 / 235,961
9,311 / 180,466
9,260 / 272,543
9,254 / 254,732
8,423 / 184,755
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
7,816 / 146,169
7,541 / 118,412
Optical Engineering
7,408 / 160,677
Agricultural Science
7,286 / 202,992
7,203 / 189,900
7,189 / 196,204
Metallurgical Engineering
7,032 / 202,145
6,685 / 192,026
Public Health
6,529 / 168,519
5,915 / 108,219

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 799 6592
1992 812 7014
1993 872 7526
1994 884 8017
1995 870 9185
1996 807 9718
1997 870 10455
1998 873 10693
1999 1009 12759
2000 934 14411
2001 942 15023
2002 1320 18887
2003 1341 19838
2004 1304 22282
2005 1417 25556
2006 1643 29281
2007 1694 33417
2008 1725 36148
2009 1996 41517
2010 1979 46540
2011 2257 52680
2012 2234 58688
2013 2556 65077
2014 2715 71341
2015 2708 75921
2016 2796 78261
2017 2999 81490
2018 3113 91515
2019 3391 103108
2020 3685 122779
2021 3938 142093
2022 3637 149360
2023 3368 148316
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
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    1958-.. (age 66)
    stage actortelevision actorfilm actoractor

    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), and Goon (2011).

  2. Andrew Scheer

    Andrew Scheer
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1979-.. (age 45)

    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. Keith Morrison

    Keith Morrison
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1947-.. (age 77)

    Keith Morrison is a Canadian broadcast journalist. Since 1995, he has been a correspondent for Dateline NBC.

  4. Colter Wall

    Colter Wall
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    1995-.. (age 29)

    Colter Wall is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and musician. Known for his deep, gruff baritone voice and narrative songwriting, Wall's music encompasses country, folk, and western styles. In June 2015 he released an EP "Imaginary Appalachia". His self-titled debut album was released in May 2017, and his second album Songs of the Plains in October 2018. His third album, Western Swing & Waltzes and Other Punchy Songs, was released in August 2020. His fourth album Little Songs was released on July 14, 2023.

All 100 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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