UNIVERSITY of Toronto is the top university in Canada and No. 20 in the world, according to the prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings.
Among universities in B.C., UBC comes third in Canada and No. 43 in the world.
Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings rate universities around the world based on research, graduate employment, academic reputation, teaching standards, faculty-student ratios, and number of international students. It’s said to be one of the top three university ranking surveys in the world.
Here are the rankings for the top Canadian universities:
University of Toronto – 20
McGill University – 21
University of British Columbia – 43
Université de Montréal – 83
University of Alberta – 84
McMaster University – 113
University of Waterloo – 169
University of Calgary – 171
Queen’s University, Ontario – 187
Western University – 191
University of Ottawa – 218
Simon Fraser University – 222
Dalhousie University – 235
University of Victoria – 290