Dalhousie University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia which is ranked one of the friendliest cities in the world. Founded in 1818, we're one of Canada’s oldest universities, attracting more than 20,000 students from around the world. Our vibrant academic programs are supported by continual innovation in the classroom and a focus on interactive learning. As Atlantic Canada’s leading research university, we excel in collaboration with industry and opportunity for discovery. As a Dalhousie resident, you'll have the benefit of learning in multiple settings in training sites across the Maritimes. From the region's best tertiary and quarternary care centres, to “private” rural and urban family and specialty practices, you'll be exposed to a broad range of learning environments.