Find the best universities in Canada using Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings data 2023
Canada is home to some of the world’s top universities. In fact, 31 Canadian institutions are counted among the best in the world, according to Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings 2023.
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University of Toronto
The University of Toronto is the only Canadian university in the top 20 of the World University Rankings 2023.
Notable alumni include five Canadian prime ministers and the writers Michael Ondaatje and Margaret Atwood. In total, 10 Nobel laureates are affiliated with the university.
The University of Toronto is structured as a collegiate system, much like prestigious universities in the UK such as the universities of Oxford and Cambridge. The seven colleges all have distinct histories and traditions.
Some 25 percent of students at the university are international.
Students at McGill University come from more than 150 countries.
The university was founded in 1821.
The main campus is at the base of Mount Royal in downtown Montreal. First-year students have the option to live on the park-like campus.
In 1829, McGill University founded the nation’s first faculty of medicine, and to this day the university scores particularly highly in world rankings for clinical subjects.
The university offers more than 300 degree subjects to more than 31,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students.
There is a range of services for students including the Career Planning Service, the Office for Students with Disabilities, and the Academic Advising Service.
Singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen and the actor William Shatner are graduates of McGill. The university also educates more Rhodes scholars than any other Canadian institution.
University of British Columbia
Some 33 percent of students are international at the University of British Columbia.
Eight Nobel prizewinners are associated with the university, as are 71 Rhodes scholars and 65 Olympic medallists.
There are two campuses at the University of British Columbia: one in Vancouver and one in Okanagan.
The university is organized into 12 faculties on the Vancouver campus and a further seven on the Okanagan campus. The university offers a particular joint undergraduate program with Sciences Po in Paris.
Faculties at the university include applied science, education, music, nursing, the arts, law, and medicine among others.
The university offers a number of scholarships for international students, including the Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award for candidates from war-torn countries.
Three Canadian prime ministers have been educated at UBC, including current prime minister Justin Trudeau, who graduated with a Bachelor of Education degree.
University of Montreal
The University of Montreal’s main teaching language is French.
A quarter of all students at the university are international.
The University of Montreal is the second-largest university in the country in terms of student numbers, with more than 36,000 students enrolled.
The university has a students’ union that represents undergraduate and postgraduate students, and it has three affiliated fraternities and sororities.
The university offers full-time housing for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
University sport is popular – the teams are known as the Carabins and compete in badminton, Canadian football, and hockey, among other sports.
The university counts former prime minister Pierre Trudeau and 10 premiers of Quebec among its alumni.
McMaster University is located in Hamilton, Ontario. Students and faculty come from more than 90 countries.
The university is named after William McMaster, a prominent Canadian senator, and banker who donated C$900,000 to found the institution.
McMaster’s medical school is world-renowned, and there are also faculties of engineering, business, humanities, social sciences, and science. The university places a strong emphasis on research working to target some of the most urgent needs in society, particularly in the field of health sciences.
The university holds some 70 international exchange agreements with institutions around the world.
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