The place where curiosity sparks discovery

We're catalyzing Canada's transformation to a vibrant and sustainable future.

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We work together to advance research, scholarship and innovation, create authentic learning experiences and inspire careers of the future. Join us as we:

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Prepare students to make a difference in a changing world through innovative curricula and authentic learning experiences.

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Champion transformative research, scholarship, and discovery.

Foster innovations

Foster sustainable innovations that inspire solutions and technologies.

Build community

Play an integral role in, and learn from, the cultural fabric of Calgary and the communities we impact.

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Professional graduate programs

The world is changing - grow with it! Transition to a career in tech through our professional graduate programs, and join forces with over two million Canadians helping evolve our digital economy.

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Tech Trends 2020

What's new for 2020 in Calgary's tech space? How can you be part of this new economy? Come and discover how you can transform your skill set into these in-demand areas at TECH TRENDS 2020 - a monthly series featuring tech experts.

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Learn more about the Data Science program

Tim Cruz leveraged Data Science and Analytics diploma to make the most of new opportunities in Calgary's tech economy.

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Discover Science

The Faculty of Science is the place where curiosity sparks discovery and discovery ignites innovation. Check out our video for a glimmer of the creativity and discovery that’s happening in our classrooms, in the field and around the world every day.

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Latest news


Life beyond Earth could be found soon, says NASA’s chief scientist

Upcoming space missions promise exciting new discoveries, James Green tells Gallagher Colloquium Series audience...

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Women in Work day focuses on personal development, wellness and social issues

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48 local tech companies and over 1,100 students attend first-of-its-kind tech networking event

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Dr. Sarah offers tips on self-care, Irish dancing, and finding life on distant planets

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In the media


In the News: New York Times

This tiny creature seemed extinct. DNA technology helped prove it wasn’t

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In the News: CBC Calgary

If you caught video of a 'giant fireball' blazing through the sky, these meteor detectives want your help (Lincoln Hanton)

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In the News: CBC Calgary

Will tech be Alberta's next big thing? Industry and schools are a hard yes (Christian Jacob)

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In the News: Calgary Sun

Bright daytime meteor probably landed near Medicine Hat, experts say (Fabio Ciceri, Lincoln Hanton)

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Report to Community 2018-2019

Our Report to Community showcases the Faculty’s impact around the world, and is guided by our strategic plan, which is built on our three strategic priorities:  developing and supporting champions of science, advancing solutions to our Grand Challenges and promoting and supporting an engaged and impactful team. 

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