Memorial University of Newfoundland : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities

Memorial University of Newfoundland

  • QS World University Rankings
    701-750
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputHigh
  • Student/Faculty Ratio15
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students3,421
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,082

+ 47 others shortlisted this university

+ 48 others shortlisted this university

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Founded in 1925 as a memorial to Newfoundland's war dead, Memorial University College was elevated to degree-granting status in 1949. When Newfoundland became a province of Canada that year, one of the first legislative actions of the new government was to pass An Act Respecting the Memorial University of Newfoundland. The Act specifies the role, responsibilities, structure and other governance and administrative aspects of the province’s only university.Today about 19,000 students are enrolled in Memorial’s undergraduate, graduate and professional programs which span a wide range of disciplines. Memorial is committed to student-centred and experiential learning in multiple modes and settings. The university has key locations are in St. John's and Corner Brook in Newfoundland, Happy Valley-Goose Bay in Labrador, and Harlow in England and offers extensive on-line courses and programs.With a bicameral system of governance like many Canadian universities, Memorial University has a Senate that oversees academic affairs and a Board of Regents that oversees all other matters. The institutional leader is the president and vice-chancellor, who is supported by the university’s administrative leadership.

About

Founded in 1925 as a memorial to Newfoundland's war dead, Memorial University College was elevated to degree-granting status in 1949. When Newfoundland became a province of Canada that year, one of the first legislative actions of the new government was to pass An Act Respecting the Memorial University of Newfoundland. The Act specifies the role, responsibilities, structure and other governance and administrative aspects of the province’s only university.Today about 19,000 students are enrolled in Memorial’s undergraduate, graduate and professional programs which span a wide range of disciplines. Memorial is committed to student-centred and experiential learning in multiple modes and settings. The university has key locations are in St. John's and Corner Brook in Newfoundland, Happy Valley-Goose Bay in Labrador, and Harlow in England and offers extensive on-line courses and programs.With a bicameral system of governance like many Canadian universities, Memorial University has a Senate that oversees academic affairs and a Board of Regents that oversees all other matters. The institutional leader is the president and vice-chancellor, who is supported by the university’s administrative leadership.

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University highlights

Memorial University of Newfoundland is one of the top Public universities in St. John's, Canada. It is ranked #701-750 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2013
    #601-650
  • 2014
    #651-700
  • 2015
    #601-650
  • 2016
    #651-700
  • 2018
    #701-750
  • 2019
    #651-700
  • 2020
    #701-750
  • 2021
    #701-750

Ranking criteria

26.7
Citations per Faculty
29.4
International Faculty Ratio
59.1
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
15,697

20%
80%

International students
3,421

47%
53%

Total faculty staff
1,082

149.3
932.7

Total students
15,697

20%
80%

International students
3,421

47%
53%

Total faculty staff
1,082

932.7
149.3

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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