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QS Ranking of Canadian universities

Check where your favourite Canadian university ranks

When deciding which university to study at, it is crucial that you also look at the world university rankings. This helps you compare and understand where a university ranks and how does your desired institution fare on the global map. QS world university rankings are a good start for the same.

The QS system ranks universities as per their global standing, and subject-wise (which includes 48 different subjects and five faculty areas) along with five regional tables. It considers the university’s reputation among other universities (40%), employers (10%), student-teacher ratio (20%), citations-academic staff ratio (20%) and international outlook including students and staff (10%) for its compilation of top universities in the world.

The next QS World University Ranking is expected to come out in June.

QS Ranking of Canadian universities

S.No.

Institution

QS Ranking 2021 (within Canada)

QS Ranking 2021
(Globally)

QS Ranking
2020
(Globally)

1

University of Toronto

1

25

29

2

McGill University

2

31

35

3

University of British Columbia

3

45

51

4

University of Montreal

4

118

137

5

University of Alberta

5

119

113

6

McMaster University

6

144

140

7

University of Waterloo

7

166

173

8

Western University

8

203

211

9

Queen's University

9

246

239

10

University of Calgary

10

246

233

Source: www.topuniversities.com

Check where these Canadian universities rank on the Times Higher Education charts.

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Updated on April 2, 2021

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