We are a next-generation university, one that reimagines the future of higher education on a continual basis. Located in the vibrant and multicultural city of Montreal, Concordia is among the most innovative universities in its approach to experiential learning, research and online education.
#1 in Canada
University under 50 years
75% of courses
have fewer than 60 students
#1 in North America
favourite student city
#1 in Canada
Quality Education toward UN Sustainable Development Goals THE Impact Rankings
Promoting fitness and preventive health
Concordia’s PERFORM Centre offers its preventive health programs to the public, who can also cheer on the university’s sports teams.
Stingers varsity teams
Diverse and engaged student body
In Montreal, North America’s favourite student city, the critical mass of youthful enthusiasm creates a palpable feeling that anything is possible.
Faculty with strong ties to industry and community
Whether working with businesses or citizens, the most enriching learning involves hands-on experiences beyond the classroom, ensuring the material is always current and relevant.
professors and librarians
Committed to decolonization and indigenization
Concordia acknowledges that it is situated on unceded Indigenous lands and recognizes the Kanien’kehá:ka Nation as the custodians of the surrounding lands and waters. The university is committed to truth and reconciliation and engaging with ongoing Indigenous issues.
First Peoples major in Quebec
Indigenous Directions Action Plan
Indigenous graduate scholarships
Nurturing Montreal’s culture of innovation
The Concordia community contributes to the vitality of our metropolis by performing relevant research, fostering innovation and hosting exciting cultural events.
From student initiatives and strategic planning to courses and volunteer opportunities, sustainability permeates every level of Concordia’s thinking.
The university puts community engagement at the heart of its mission, vision and purpose by building mutually beneficial relationships and responding to local priorities.
The cosmopolitan hub, which affords residents and visitors an unmatched joie de vivre, is officially among the best places in the world to be a student.
Concordia helps preserve the city’s rich and storied past with archival collections and a heritage site.