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University of Victoria (UVic)

UVic Main Campus, Victoria Canada
    • QS World University Rankings
      =334
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio26
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students6,135
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty865

    + 108 others shortlisted this university

    + 109 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.

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    University highlights

    University of Victoria (UVic) is one of the top Public universities in Victoria, Canada. It is ranked #=334 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #299
    • 2014
      #=321
    • 2015
      #=290
    • 2016
      #=319
    • 2017
      #=325
    • 2018
      #=346
    • 2019
      #=359
    • 2020
      #364
    • 2021
      #370
    • 2022
      #=334

    Ranking criteria

    32.2
    Overall
    17.3
    Academic Reputation
    74.9
    Citations per Faculty
    10.2
    Employer Reputation
    3.3
    Faculty Student Ratio
    92.9
    International Faculty Ratio
    76.3
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    22,514

    12%
    88%

    International students
    6,135

    17%
    83%

    Total faculty staff
    865

    319
    546

    Total students
    22,514

    12%
    88%

    International students
    6,135

    17%
    83%

    Total faculty staff
    865

    546
    319

    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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