At Carleton, our faculty members teach and study sustainability through a variety of courses, programs, and research projects. With a community of 1,022 faculty members and 30,678 students, we are committed to ensuring that all of our students gain the knowledge and understanding to become sustainable global citizens.

We have made exceptional contributions to areas such as energy efficiency, accessibility, and autonomous vehicles, among others throughout our research and we will continue to pursue increased sustainability awareness through academics, exciting research projects, awards, and collaborations, and look forward to even more breakthroughs in the future.


  • Review and profile our sustainability-focused and sustainability-related curriculum activities.
  • Promote a range of undergraduate and postgraduate sustainability-related courses and programs.
  • Encourage curriculum innovation by facilitating collaboration and interdisciplinary approaches.
  • Ensure programs are informed and aligned with the pathways outlined by relevant accreditation boards.

Learn more about our sustainability-focused academic programs and courses and research success stories using the buttons at the top of the page.