Leading Universities in Canada

Following is the list of leading universities in Canada (in alphabetical order):
  • Acadia University
  • Athabasca University
  • Augustana University College
  • Bishop's University
  • Brandon University
  • Brock University
  • Carleton University
  • Concordia University
  • Dalhousie University
  • King's University College
  • Lakehead University
  • Laurentian University
  • McGill University
  • McMaster University
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Mount Allison University
  • Mount Saint Vincent University
  • Nipissing University
  • Nova Scotia Agricultural College
  • Queen's University
  • Royal Military College
  • Royal Roads University
  • Ryerson University
  • Saint Mary's University
  • Simon Fraser University
  • St. Francis Xavier University
  • St. Thomas University
  • Technical University of British Columbia
  • Trent University
  • Trinity Western University
  • Université de Hearst
  • Université de Moncton
  • Université de Montreal
  • Université de Sherbrooke
  • Université du Québec
  • Université Laval
  • U College of Cape Breton
  • U of Alberta
  • U of British Columbia
  • U of Calgary
  • U of Guelph
  • U of King's College
  • U of Lethbridge
  • U of Manitoba
  • U of New Brunswick
  • U of Northern British Columbia
  • U of Ontario Institute of Technology
  • U of Ottawa
  • U of Prince Edward Island
  • U of Regina
  • U of Saskatchewan
  • U of St. Michael's College
  • U of Toronto
  • U of Victoria
  • U of Waterloo
  • U of Western Ontario
  • U of Windsor
  • U of Winnipeg
  • Wilfrid Laurier University
  • York University
According to the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities 2008, the top 5 Canadian universities are:
Rank, University, (World Rank)
1) University of Toronto (28)
2) University of British Columbia (49)
3) University of Calgary (50)
4) University of Alberta (59)
5) Simon Fraser University (69)

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