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University of Calgary

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university; a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude in Canada’s most enterprising city. The university has a clear strategic direction to become one of Canada’s top five research universities by 2016, grounded in innovative learning and teaching, and fully integrated with the community of Calgary. Supporting industry and businesses locally, nationally and internationally, the University of Calgary strives to serve the community and reflect its values, while working to find solutions to some of the most challenging problems facing society today. As a major Canadian research-intensive institution, the University of Calgary has 14 faculties, 53 departments and more than 200 academic programs. The University of Calgary also has 77 Canada Research Chairs, generated $325 million of sponsored research income in 2013-14 and is home to 85 research centres building knowledge in areas including health, social sciences, business and energy and the environment. The University of Calgary is on the cusp of transformational change guided by a bold vision and ambitious plans. Among universities younger than 50 years, we currently rank first in Canada and among the top 10 worldwide, according to the QS ranking.
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
201
2014
=171
2015
=204
2016
=196
2017
  • 52.50
    Overall Score
  • 54.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 67.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 69.1
    International Faculty
  • 64.7
    International Students
  • 53.3
    Citations per Faculty
  • 60.9
    Arts and Humanities
  • 65.7
    Engineering and Technology
  • 72.6
    Life Sciences and Medicine
  • 67.7
    Natural Science
  • 62.7
    Social Sciences and Management
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2017
  • 78.60
    Overall Score
  • 77.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 85.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 70.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 80
    H-index Citations
9
2014
12
2015
81-90
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 88.6
    Partnerships with Employers
  • 69
    Graduate Employment Rate
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
2,554
International
730

Number of students

28,677
Postgraduate 18%
Undergraduate 82%

Number of international students

5,738
Postgraduate 38%
Undergraduate 62%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.