Student Faculty Ratio

15:1

International Student(%)

13%

Cost of Living

CAD 8,780

Cost of Tution

CAD 14,500

Total UG Students

4,140

Total PG Students

204

Male/Female ratio

54:46

Acceptance Rate(%)

79%

Cape Breton University (CBU), formerly known as the “University College of Cape Breton” (UCCB), is a Canadian university in Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Regional Municipality. Located near Sydney, CBU is the only post-secondary degree-granting institution on Cape Breton Island. The university is enabled by the Cape Breton University Act passed by the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. Prior to this, CBU was enabled by the University College of Cape Breton Act (amended). The University College of Cape Breton’s Coat of Arms were registered with the Canadian Heraldic Authority on May 27, 1995. CBU is an ordinary (full) member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC), the Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC) and Association of Atlantic Universities (AAU), as well as an Associate Member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).


Quick Facts

Motto

Theid Díchioll Air Thoiseach - "Perseverance Will Triumph"

Campus Setting:

City/Urban

School Type

University

Founding Year

1951

Institution Type

Public

Campus Housing

yes

Map Address

1250 Grand Lake Rd, Sydney, NS B1P 6L2, Canada



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