Faculty of Education

A top-ranked Faculty with leading-edge programs.

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Whether you want to become a teacher and share your passion for knowledge, expand your professional horizons, or dive into groundbreaking research, the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Education has a program for you. 

We are ranked among the top 100 faculties of education worldwide and our students benefit from the many opportunities of studying at the world's largest bilingual university. Our highly sought-after graduates go on to a wide range of careers in administration, academia, education, health, public service, research and beyond.

Become a teacher

Join one of the most dynamic and innovative Teacher Education programs in Canada and learn from educational leaders who have robust research relationships and professional partnerships with local, national and international communities. With social justice as a core value, we train educators who will pursue equity, diversity, inclusion and decolonization in their future working environments and who are prepared for the career challenges of teaching in the 21st century.

Become an expert

Pursue your graduate studies in education at one of Canada’s top 50 research universities. Future educators, researchers or professionals can earn additional qualifications, a graduate diploma or an MA, MEd, or PhD degree working with our internationally distinguished professors in fields such as counselling psychology, health professions education, Indigenous studies, leadership, evaluation, curriculum or policy studies, educational technology, or second language education.

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World Leaders in Educational Research

The Faculty of Education unites a dynamic, diverse and interdisciplinary community of researchers working at the forefront of educational technology, policy, practice and innovation. As leaders in their fields, our professors are engaged in world-class research aimed at making a difference.
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Fall convocation 2022
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Fall convocation 2022

Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

Convocation is a time to recognize the remarkable achievements of our Faculty of Education graduates. We express our great admiration for your determi…
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Nine Faculty of Education researchers awarded SSHRC funding

“These grants are a well-deserved acknowledgement of their expertise and contributions to the advancement of knowledge in education research."
Tricia McGuire-Adams

CFI to fund creation of lab to research Indigenous knowledge and well-being

Professor Tricia McGuire-Adams to lead new lab that will conduct innovative research on the knowledge and well-being of Indigenous peoples.

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Nathalie Bélanger
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Nathalie Bélanger

Comprendre d’abord les défis de l’éducation en contexte linguistique minoritaire

« Durant le colloque...de nombreuses pistes de réflexion ont été soulevées par les acteurs de la francophonie ontarienne ».
Windsor Campus
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Windsor Campus

Inauguration du nouveau campus de l’Université d’Ottawa à Windsor

Le nouveau campus de Windsor élargit les possibilités de répondre aux besoins des communautés francophones du sud de l'Ontario.
Phyllis Dalley
Phyllis Dalley
Phyllis Dalley

La résilience dans la vie de Phyllis Dalley: un parcours inspirant

« Sociolinguiste de renom, Phyllis Dalley...multiplie les implications en faveur d’une éducation de langue française épanouissante »
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Office of Undergraduate Studies

Lamoureux Hall (LMX)
145 Jean-Jacques-Lussier Private, Room 143
Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5
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Academic Secretariat: [email protected]

Formation en éducation technologique: [email protected]

Professional Development: [email protected]

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Fax: 613-562-5963

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Graduate Studies

Lamoureux Hall (LMX)
145 Jean-Jacques-Lussier Private, Room 143
Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5
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[email protected]

Tel.: 613-562-5804
Toll-free: 1-800-860-8577
Fax: 613-562-5235

Academic Secretariat

Office hours

September 1 to May 31: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed during lunch hour, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.)

June 1 to August 31: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (closed during lunch hour, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.)

Technical Support  │   613-562-5800 ext. 6555

Indigenous affirmation

We pay respect to the Algonquin people, who are the traditional guardians of this land. We acknowledge their longstanding relationship with this territory, which remains unceded.


We pay respect to all Indigenous people in this region, from all nations across Canada, who call Ottawa home.


We acknowledge the traditional knowledge keepers, both young and old. And we honour their courageous leaders: past, present, and future.

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