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Western University

Western University, London Canada
    • QS World University Rankings
      203
    • QS Stars
      5+
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio20
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students6,033
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty1,548

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    + 74 others shortlisted this university

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    Western University ranks as one of Canada’s top research universities. From fundamental to applied knowledge, Western discoveries benefit economic, social, health and cultural development in Canada and around the world.

    The university attracts students with broad worldviews seeking to study, engage, and lead in international communities. Students from 117 countries share in classroom experiences and engage in study-abroad, research and volunteer opportunities to broaden perspectives and knowledge. Western students balance academic achievement with opportunities for athletic, volunteer and social engagement, which foster a strong community that extends to more than 277,000 alumni worldwide.

    Western teaches a full complement of disciplines with 3 subjects placing in the top 50 globally. With annual research funding of $235 million, Western researchers work to inform policy and share knowledge on the world stage. More than 60% of research publications involve international collaborations.

    Western is home to world-renowned research centres such as the Rotman Institute of Philosophy, the Wind Engineering, Energy and Environment Research Institute, the Brain and Mind Institute, Robarts Research Institute, the Fraunhofer Project Centre for Composites Research, and the Bone and Joint Institute.

    Western is considered one of Canada’s most beautiful campuses. Our home, London, Canada, is a safe, welcoming community of more than 381,000 people.

     

    About

    Western University ranks as one of Canada’s top research universities. From fundamental to applied knowledge, Western discoveries benefit economic, social, health and cultural development in Canada and around the world.

    The university attracts students with broad worldviews seeking to study, engage, and lead in international communities. Students from 117 countries share in classroom experiences and engage in study-abroad, research and volunteer opportunities to broaden perspectives and knowledge. Western students balance academic achievement with opportunities for athletic, volunteer and social engagement, which foster a strong community that extends to more than 277,000 alumni worldwide.

    Western teaches a full complement of disciplines with 3 subjects placing in the top 50 globally. With annual research funding of $235 million, Western researchers work to inform policy and share knowledge on the world stage. More than 60% of research publications involve international collaborations.

    Western is home to world-renowned research centres such as the Rotman Institute of Philosophy, the Wind Engineering, Energy and Environment Research Institute, the Brain and Mind Institute, Robarts Research Institute, the Fraunhofer Project Centre for Composites Research, and the Bone and Joint Institute.

    Western is considered one of Canada’s most beautiful campuses. Our home, London, Canada, is a safe, welcoming community of more than 381,000 people.

     

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    University highlights

    Western University is one of the top Public universities in London, Canada. It is ranked #203 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #173
    • 2013
      #=199
    • 2014
      #191
    • 2015
      #192
    • 2016
      #198
    • 2018
      #=210
    • 2019
      #=214
    • 2020
      #211
    • 2021
      #203

    Ranking criteria

    42.6
    Overall
    29.8
    Academic Reputation
    63.7
    Employer Reputation
    7.4
    Faculty Student Ratio
    76.1
    Citations per Faculty
    95.6
    International Faculty Ratio
    51
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    30,420

    21%
    79%

    International students
    6,033

    34%
    66%

    Total faculty staff
    1,548

    583
    965

    Total students
    30,420

    21%
    79%

    International students
    6,033

    34%
    66%

    Total faculty staff
    1,548

    965
    583
    2021
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    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.