Quantum Computing

Quantum computing isn’t a technology of the far future

Quantum computing is already here, with an ecosystem of developers and users tapping into the promising power of quantum computers around the world. 

UCalgary is one of Canada’s top quantum universities, and we’re proud to offer the world’s first hands-on, industry-oriented Quantum Computing program. Be part of the next wave of technology and work with some of the world’s most innovative companies with UCalgary Quantum Computing.

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Fall 2024 admission

March 26, 2024:  Deadline for International applicants

July 12, 2024:  Deadline for Canadian/Permanent Residents

Are you ready to start your quantum journey?

Computers have driven massive scientific and technological advancement in the latter part of the 20th century; stunning advances in computing power of the last several decades have changed the way we work, research, and live. As a society, we are poised to enter the quantum age of computing, where the rapid change and advancements we understand will be entirely outstripped by the sudden and dramatic surge in computing power. Quantum computing is revolutionizing how we handle, transmit, and store digital information.  

Quantum research discoveries are enhancing computer capabilities, and will entirely change the field of information security, data science, information science, banking, encryption and complex modeling and research in all fields. Learn about our three graduate programs in this exciting field.

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Lunch and Learn

Join our next Lunch and Learn to hear more about our professional programs in the rapidly evolving fields of Quantum Computing, Data Science and Analytics and Information Security. Our one hour session will cover all three of our professional programs and a complimentary lunch will be provided. Faculty members will also be on hand to meet prospective students and answer questions.

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Please stay tuned for our next Lunch and Learn

Be the First Scholarship

The Be the First Scholarship is designed to accelerate opportunities in high-demand digital fields. It offers up to $12,000 toward tuition in the Quantum Computing graduate programs at UCalgary. An additional Quantum City Scholarship provides another $2,500, for a total of $14,500.

All Canadian citizens and permanent residents who apply for the Fall 2024 term and meet the program entry requirements will automatically receive the Be the First Scholarship. To learn more, contact our recruitment team.

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