Our focus on academic innovation means we are committed to the continuous development of our programs and courses. And as Atlantic Canada’s leading research university, Dal attracts over $140 million in research grants and awards each year. Dalhousie’s campus reflects a diverse mix of students who come from across Canada and around the world, bringing multiple cultures and perspectives to the Dalhousie community.Dalhousie combines the prestige of a big-name university with a hands-on, collaborative education. Our focus on academic innovation means we are committed to the continuous development of our programs and courses, how they are designed, and how we deliver them. ”A university's success is measured in academics, so we have to make sure the academic climate and resources we have are used to further that mission.” Our intimate learning environment allows students an opportunity to engage with Dalhousie's award-winning professors. Each year, our university conducts more than $140 million in funded research, building our reputation as one of Canada's premier research universities. With 4,000 courses in over 180 degree programs, Dalhousie offers a wealth of choice, attracting students from around the globe.