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Simon Fraser University

8888 University Drive Burnaby,
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Canada
#=323
Public
Very High
25,151
Yes
1,193
8,050

Postgraduate Overview

The University, named after explorer Simon Fraser, opened in September 1965. It has been rated Canada's top comprehensive university in the Maclean's magazine ranking in each of the past five years (‘08, ‘09, ‘10, ‘11 and ‘12). With three campuses, 30,000 undergraduate students, 4,000 graduate students, 124,000 alumni and over 950 tenure-track faculty, SFU has developed a strategic vision as an “engaged university defined by its dynamic integration of innovative education, cutting-edge research, and far-reaching community engagement.” The University has a substantial international student population and worldwide research and program linkages. It’s new tagline is: “Engaging the world.”

University Highlights

Simon Fraser University is one of the top Public universities in Burnaby, Canada. It is ranked #=323 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 25,151

13%
87%

International students - 8,050

81%
19%

Total faculty staff - 1,193

451
742

Total students - 25,151

13%
87%

International students - 8,050

81%
19%

Total faculty staff - 1,193

742
451

Scholarships

Yes
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