The Voice of Atlantic Canada's Universities

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Atlantic Universities Offer World Class Degrees in Beautiful, Safe Communities

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international students from


countries in Atlantic Canada

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Universities perform nearly


of the region's R&D

Universities perform nearly 60% of the region's R&D (more than $200 million annually) and generate the new ideas, services and products that drive the knowledge economy.

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Our region's


universities confer over


degrees annually

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The Champions of Higher Education program provides a public platform for university leaders to share their points of view about university governance, today’s students, and the role of the university sector in the Atlantic region’s economic, social and cultural future.
Research Commercialization
Research Commercialization
Springboard’s network of universities and community colleges connect publicly-funded research with industry experts.
The Atlantic Immigration Program is a pathway to permanent residence for skilled foreign workers and international graduates from a Canadian institution who want to work and live in 1 of Canada’s 4 Atlantic provinces—New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island or Newfoundland and Labrador.