University of Ottawa


To start with built up as the College of Bytown in 1848, the University of Ottawa is currently the biggest bilingual (English-French) university on the planet.

The university is situated in the Canadian capital city of Ottawa, and its fundamental grounds can be found in the private neighborhood of Sandy Hill, close to the city’s Rideau Canal.

With more than 40,000 students, 5,000 workers and 180,000 alumni, the university cases to be a noteworthy monetary power in the National Capital Region, bragging a 97 for each penny business rate for its graduates.

Ottawa offers more than 450 projects crosswise over Arts, Education, Engineering, Graduate and Postdoctoral investigations, Health Sciences, Medicine, Science, Social Science, Civil Law, Common Law and the Telfer School of Management. The university is home to the biggest graduate school in the nation.

An examination university, Ottawa is an individual from the U15: a group of research-escalated foundations in Canada. The University of Ottawa Library involves 12 isolate areas and all in all, brags more than 4.5 million titles (starting at 2013). The rule library, situated in Morisset Hall, is named after Father Auguste Morisset, a previous chief of the university’s libraries who likewise established its Library School in 1958.

The university likewise has a Museum of Classical Antiquities, built up in 1975 to move more noteworthy interest in established examinations. Comprised of antiquated relics covering the period 7BC-7AD, the lasting accumulation is frequently joined by visiting presentations from all finished Canada and additionally international accumulations.

Its aphorism is ‘Deus Scientiarum Dominus set’, which deciphers as ‘God is the Lord of information’.

The university’s customary hues are garnet and dark. Prior to its games groups had an official moniker, they were regularly alluded to by their group hues. Subsequently, they started being alluded to by the initials of the group hues: ‘GG’. Today, ‘Well Gee’ is the official epithet for the university’s athletic groups.

The Canadian American TV character Alex Trebek, host of the TV diversion demonstrate Jeopardy since 1984, is a University of Ottawa graduate who has a corridor on grounds that has been named in his respect.


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