Largest City: Halifax
Climate: Mostly surrounded by sea, Nova Scotia experiences moderately cold winters and mild summers.
Major Industries: mining, tourism, aerospace
Experience Nova Scotia: Students are drawn to the relaxed, coastal atmosphere with well-defined seasons. The surprisingly warm province offers a wealth of academic choices, as well as post-graduation economic opportunities in the shipping, technology, offshore gas, mining, and aerospace sectors.
With a population just under one million, Nova Scotia’s history dates back to 1605 when the first French colonists settled in Canada. Today, more than 90% of Nova Scotians speak English as their primary language. In addition to dozens of historical sites and protected natural areas (ideal for hiking), the province boasts a thriving arts culture, including a successful film industry.
Learn more: http://novascotia.ca/lae/