About University of Toronto:

The University of Toronto is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the grounds that surround Queen's Park. It was founded by royal charter in 1827 as King's College, the first institution of higher learning in the colony of Upper Canada. Originally controlled by the Church of England, the university assumed the present name in 1850 upon becoming a secular institution. As a collegiate university, it comprises eleven colleges, which differ in character and history, each with substantial autonomy on financial and institutional affairs. It has two satellite campuses in Scarboroughand Mississauga.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 12 14 11 9 9 7 8 4 3 4 4 4 4

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 25 24 29 33 85 35 38 39 49 49 48 50
Engineering 17 26 31 26 27 28 30 39 43 50 55 60
Life Sciences 16 14 16 16 13 14 11 7 7 8 10 10
Medicine 11 6 5 4 4 5 3 3 3 3 3 3
Natural Sciences 29 34 31 25 27 26 30 28 33 32 24 28
Social Sciences 21 16 16 11 10 7 8 10 9 6 7 3

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 70 85 79 82 101 97 90 102 119
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 10
Chemical Engineering 74 59 67 81 107 111 110 136 140 128
Chemistry 33 30 41 37 37 42 46 48 48 52
Civil Engineering 9 24 13 8 10 23 35 48 58 52
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 3
Computer Science 26 17 18 19 25 30 41 40 48 59
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 26
Electrical Engineering 19 15 17 18 19 26 29 26 26 39
Environment / Ecology - 19 18 19 20 23 40 48 48 45
Geosciences 36 42 31 32 39 40 59 67 49 58
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 29
Materials Science 38 39 40 37 49 58 62 74 73 78
Mathematics 24 16 14 20 34 36 43 42 24 26
Mechanical Engineering 31 31 36 29 49 50 47 57 73 76
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 31
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 10
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 5
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 6 6 2 5 4 4 6 9
Physics 37 31 38 31 42 39 33 30 26 56
Plant & Animal Science - 47 56 71 71 62 69 64 61 64
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 6
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 4
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 21