Think Agriculture


Actively engage with innovative and growing industries that address significant challenges in sustainability, food security, health and well-being.


Our departments:

Animal Science and Aquaculture

Work with animals and study freshwater and seawater environments in natural settings in our top-tier facilities


Study in our world-class bioenvironmental engineering facilities and learn to improve agricultural practices


two students in lab coats in a greenhouse among plants

Business and Social Sciences

Learn about the impact of culture, politics, and literature on rural life and economy

Plant, Food, and Environmental Sciences

Apply your knowledge to real world issues and uncover innovative ways to make a difference in all our futures



Programs & Certificates

Study a wide variety of programs at our campus, from Agricultural Business, Plant Science, Landscape Architecture, Aquaculture, and more.  



Truro Start Program

Learn more about our Truro Start Program  that lets you start your first year in Truro before transitioning to Halifax for select programs.



Money Matters

The Faculty of Agriculture funds a range of scholarships and awards and our Money Matters site can help you with tuition fees and estimates.

Admission Requirements

Find out what the general admission requirements are and see our admission dates and deadlines so you can stay on track.

Campus Tour and Residences

Book a tour of our Truro campus or check out our Virtual Tour option and start picturing yourself here. Explore the residences on campus  - where you can make yourself at home, away from home. 

Extended Learning

At Dal, learning is a lifelong endeavour. We offer professional development programs in flexible formats both online and in person.