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The university of choice for passionate minds

When you choose UNB, you're choosing an experience designed to transform you into the person you hope to be. By encouraging initiative, exploration, critical thought and innovation, we'll help you discover and realize your potential.

UNB at a glance

Here are some unique and innovative parts of the UNB experience

#OnlyHere | Marine Biology

Whether you want to study sharks in the Bahamas or algae in the Atlantic, we have you covered. UNB Saint John is one of only a few campuses in Canada to offer a complete marine biology program, from bachelor of science to PhD.

Dive into our marine biology program

Travel and study at UNB

UNB students can study, intern or work at 89 different universities in 36 countries during their time at UNB. Exploring new places, cultures and languages are some of the ways you can create your own journey at UNB. And if you stay close to home, you'll be exposed to an array of ideas, backgrounds and people since over 100 countries contribute to the diversity of our campuses.

Explore our global learning options

Canada's Most Entrepreneurial University

UNB has been leading discovery and innovation in this country since 1785. It's no wonder we were named Most Entrepreneurial University by Startup Canada. We empower our students to create opportunities for themselves and others. We support mentorship, collaboration, discovery – and taking chances. We encourage our students to create a future that matters.

More about our Entrepreneurial Hub

Local and Global Leaders

UNB's Renaissance College is home to the first leadership studies bachelor program in Canada. But it's not just the first - it's the best. Nestled in a stately Victorian home in downtown Fredericton, Renaissance College is known for its small class sizes, interdisciplinary programming, international internships and community service.

Is Renaissance College right for you?