Cape Breton University pushes the boundaries of innovation and thought leadership to create a global academic experience and build a sustainable future for Cape Breton Island.
Surrounded by pristine natural landscape, vibrant culture, and welcoming communities, Cape Breton University (CBU) is home to more than 5,000 students from around the world.
With a commitment to innovative economic development and sustainability programs, and Indigenous learning leadership, CBU offers a comprehensive set of liberal arts, science, business, health and professional programs on the first energy self-sufficient campus in North America. As a university that is dedicated to excellence in teaching and learning, CBU provides students with the advantage of outstanding experiential learning and undergraduate research opportunities in a supportive academic environment.
Our programs, in diverse fields of study, consistently rank well above the national averages in faculty-student interaction and service learning. Our people, our cultures, and our strong sense of community make Cape Breton University a special place.
With a solid foundation like the one you’ll receive at CBU, anything is possible. You can become the person you are meant to be and the kind of change the world needs.
At CBU, you can see everything more clearly, including a successful future.