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University of Victoria (UVic)

UVic Main Campus, Victoria Canada
    • QS World University Rankings
      370
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio26
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students5,875
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty872

    + 54 others shortlisted this university

    + 55 others shortlisted this university

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    The University of Victoria is one of Canada's top research universities. It's renowned for research impact and dynamic learning opportunities. UVic is located in Victoria, British Columbia, on the edge of Canada's spectacular west coast - a gateway to the Pacific Rim.

    It is consistently ranked North America's top university for published research based on international collaboration. It's also home to the world-leading Ocean Networks Canada, Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, Institute for Integrated Energy Systems, and the world's only joint Indigenous law program.

    Strong partnerships connect UVic to communities at home and around the world. It's frequently honoured for its comprehensive academic programming. It is also known as Canada's best comprehensive university for preparing students for the global workplace. 

    UVic is committed to global connections. Its faculty, staff and students partner with over 300 institutions in 70 countries.

    About

    The University of Victoria is one of Canada's top research universities. It's renowned for research impact and dynamic learning opportunities. UVic is located in Victoria, British Columbia, on the edge of Canada's spectacular west coast - a gateway to the Pacific Rim.

    It is consistently ranked North America's top university for published research based on international collaboration. It's also home to the world-leading Ocean Networks Canada, Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, Institute for Integrated Energy Systems, and the world's only joint Indigenous law program.

    Strong partnerships connect UVic to communities at home and around the world. It's frequently honoured for its comprehensive academic programming. It is also known as Canada's best comprehensive university for preparing students for the global workplace. 

    UVic is committed to global connections. Its faculty, staff and students partner with over 300 institutions in 70 countries.

    University highlights

    University of Victoria (UVic) is one of the top Public universities in Victoria, Canada. It is ranked #370 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #299
    • 2013
      #=321
    • 2014
      #=290
    • 2015
      #=319
    • 2016
      #=325
    • 2018
      #=346
    • 2019
      #=359
    • 2020
      #364
    • 2021
      #370

    Ranking criteria

    29.5
    Overall
    16.5
    Academic Reputation
    11.4
    Employer Reputation
    4
    Faculty Student Ratio
    64.5
    Citations per Faculty
    91.9
    International Faculty Ratio
    65.3
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    22,301

    12%
    88%

    International students
    5,875

    17%
    83%

    Total faculty staff
    872

    316
    556

    Total students
    22,301

    12%
    88%

    International students
    5,875

    17%
    83%

    Total faculty staff
    872

    556
    316

    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.

    Available programs

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