Canada: university/college enrollment 2017, by field of study

This statistic shows the total number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in 2017, by field of study. In 2017, 89,619 university and college students were enrolled in the education field in Canada.

Number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in 2016/17, by field of study

Number of students
Business, management and public administration373,275
Social and behavioural sciences and law274,701
Humanities258,882
Health and related fields254,670
Architecture, engineering and related technologies217,776
Other instructional programs170,376
Physical and life sciences and technologies163,440
Education89,619
Mathematics, computer and information sciences77,214
Visual and performing arts and communications technologies76,758
Personal, protective and transportation services39,699
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation30,984
Personal improvement and leisure21,171
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Source

Release date

November 2018

Region

Canada

Survey time period

2016-2017

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