Top Universities in Canada 2016

According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2016, the University of Toronto was once again placed in the upper echelon of top-ranked global universities and retaining its spot as the leading institution of higher learning in Canada. Other top-ranked Canadian universities include:

The University of British Columbia (UBC):
UBC has once again ranked among the top 50 universities in the world according to a recent survey of more than 1,200 post-secondary institutions by the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2016. It was placed 34th among global universities and 2nd overall in Canada. UBC also ranked 34th in the world in the 2015 Times Higher Education World University Ranking.

McGill University:
McGill was ranked 3rd in Canada and 63rd in the world, according to the ARWU 2016 ranking.

McMaster University:
McMaster was placed 83rd in the world in the rankings published by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. This is an improvement of 13 spots over last year, when McMaster was ranked 96th.