Acadia University is situated in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada. This primarily undergraduate university offers some graduate programs at the master's level and one at the doctoral level. The enabling legislation includes the Acadia University Act and the Amended Acadia University Act 2000. This university was founded in the year 1838 by the Baptist Community. The commencement of this university was the result of the dedication and eagerness of a community determined to build a university. This university was shaped by their spirit of hard work and devotion to the principles. This university was ranked 2nd in the year 2010 in Maclean's Magazine for Best Overall in the Primarily Undergraduate University category.
Education in Canada is mostly preferred by the international students and so is this university.
This university also got numerous A-level grades in the 2010 Globe and Mail Canadian University Report, wherein it received the highest marks in 6 of17 categories. This university has highlighted a personalized education. The average class of this university includes 26 students and this assists is sustaining a friendly learning environment for the students.
This university is categorized into 4 faculties namely, Pure & Applied Science, Arts, Professional Studies and Theology. Every faculty of this university is further split into departments and schools specialized in areas of teaching and research.