The King’s University (Edmonton)

The King’s University located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, is a private Canadian Christian university offering bachelor’s degrees in the arts, humanities, music, social sciences, natural sciences, business, and education. King’s currently serves more than 900 students from across Canada and abroad, representing more than 16 nations.


Students can enroll in over 650 courses across 37 disciplines. The King’s University offers three-year and four-year bachelor’s degrees in the arts, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and commerce, as well as a two-year Bachelor of Education after-degree. Prominent programs include the Environmental Studies program and the Politics-History-Economics (PHE) combined major. Currently, the university has over 900 students enrolled in Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Education programs. The King’s University accepts academically qualified students of all faiths into its programs.

Rankings and distinctions

For the last five years, King’s has been a leader in its sector with “top of the class” grades for Student-Faculty Interaction, Class Size, Quality of Teaching, and Most Satisfied Student in The Globe and Mail Canadian University Report.[21] It was also named best small university in Canada by Maclean’s magazine for several years running. King’s was named Most Supportive Campus Environment of any Canadian Institution, as measured by the National Survey of Student Engagement, and is in the top ten percent of all colleges and universities in North America.

King’s received an A+ rating for overall student satisfaction on the Globe and Mail 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Canadian University Reports.