McGill University is one of the greatest universities in the world, being ranked in the top 30 best universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings 2016. The university is located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and was founded in 1821. McGill University offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
About University of Toronto The University of Toronto (UoT) is among the world’s most prestigious universities. Founded in 1827, it offers over 700 undergraduate degree and 200 postgraduate degree programmes to a cohort of almost 60,000 students.
Founded in 1908, the University of British Columbia (UBC) opened its doors in 1915 to a handful of entrepreneurial faculty and students who had a vision for a provincial university. Since then, UBC has evolved into a leading research university now ranked as one of the top 20 public universities in the world with more than 62,000 students at its Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.
Top 5 universities in Canada 1. University of Toronto. Originally controlled by the Church of England, the first university founded in the colony of “Upper Canada” is structured as a collegiate system, much like prestigious universities in the UK. The 12 colleges all have different histories and features.
Click here to find out the top universities in Canada in 2018. The launch of the latest QS World University Rankings® sees 26 Canadian universities feature among the world’s best. This includes three top universities in Canada in the worldwide top 50, with a further 10 in the top 300.