Cape Breton University (CBU), formerly known as the "University College of Cape Breton" (UCCB), is a university in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia, Canada. Cape Breton University is located at the heart of Cape Breton Island in Sydney, Nova Scotia. It is the second-largest city in Nova Scotia, offering the amenities of an urban area with a safe and friendly atmosphere of a small town. The University has more than 100 Memorandums of Understanding and institutional agreements, an exclusive international language school, the International Centre for English Academic Preparation (, a partner campus in Egypt, a cooperation office in Beijing and a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Community Economic Development and numerous exciting research projects. CBU is home to many of Canada’s most satisfied students and is consistently rated among the country’s highest for student satisfaction. CBU invests more than $1.8 million for student scholarships every year so as to ensure that students get the support they need. 


  • Master of Business Administration in Community Economic Development (2yr)
  • Master of Education (Information Technology) (1yr)
  • Pg in Bachelor of Engineering Technology(Advance Standing) in Electronics & Control (2yr)
  • MBA in Community Economic Development (1yr)
  • BBA (Advance Standing) Post Diploma/Degree in Marketing (2yr)
  • Pg in Bachelor of Engineering Technology(Advance Standing) in Petroleum (2yr)
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (Public Health) - Accelarated Post Diploma/ Degree (2yr)
  • BBA (Advance Standing) Post Diploma/Degree in Supply chain (2yr)