Top Universities in Canada

Top Universities in Canada and Popular Courses

As one of the world’s top education performers, Canada provides a vast array of universities, colleges and trade schools to choose from in different provinces and territories. Academic institutions provide a range of programs at the following levels:

  • Certificate level: generally for one-year
  • Diploma level: one or two years 
  • Advanced Diploma: two or three-year programs
  • Bachelor degrees: four years full-time study 
  • Post-graduate Diplomas/Certificates: one or two years of study
  • Master’s degrees, available after a bachelor degree to excel in a certain subject, for one to two years
  • Doctorate or PhD: four to seven years 

The most popular Canadian provinces for pursuing higher education are Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta and Quebec that nestle some of the top universities of Canada providing popular courses in the following study areas: 

  • Engineering (Specialising in Automotive, Civil, Mining and Petroleum)
  • Energy
  • Aerospace
  • Telecommunications
  • Information Technology
  • Medicine
  • Biotechnology
  • Agriculture
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Animation
  • Business
  • Finance and Economics.

List of the top universities in Canada is provided here to help you choose the best university for your academic success and career perspective.

  • University of Toronto
  • McGill University
  • The University of Western Ontario
  • The University of British Columbia
  • Queen’s University
  • University of Alberta
  • University of Montreal
  • McMaster University
  • Université de Sherbrooke
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • University of Waterloo
  • Alexander College
  • Camosun College International
  • Selkirk College
  • University Of Regina
  • Mount Allison University
  • Thompson River University
  • Winnipeg Technical College
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Grant MacEwen University
  • Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova  Scotia
  • Canadore College
  • College of the Rockies
  • Conestoga college
  • Confederation College
  • Douglas College
  • Durham College
  • Fanshawe College
  • Fraser international college
  • George Brown College
  • Georgian College
  • ILSC
  • International College of Manitoba
  • Kaplan PLI
  • Kings University College @ Western University
  • Lakehead University
  • Le Cordon Bleu
  • Niagara College, Ontario
  • Northern Lights College
  • Parkland College
  • Royal Roads University
  • Royal Roads University
  • St. Clair College
  • St. Lawrence College
  • Vancouver Island University
  • Canadian College of English Language (CCEL)
  • Cambrian College of Applied Art and Technology
  • Brock University
  • Trinity Western University
  • St. Francis Xavier University
  • Laurentian University
  • Loyalist College