University rankings

The University of Calgary is a global intellectual hub located in Canada’s most enterprising city. In this spirited, high-quality learning environment, students thrive in programs made rich by research, hands-on experiences and entrepreneurial thinking.

How UCalgary Ranks in Canada and Globally

The University of Calgary ranked in the 151-200 range of the 800 universities ranked by Academic Ranking of World Universities for 2017.

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The University of Calgary ranked 196th by the Center for World University Rankings for 2018.

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The University of Calgary was ranked 11th in 2018 among Canada's top Medical & Doctoral schools in Maclean's magazine's 2019 university rankings.

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In June 2019, the QS World University Rankings 2020 were released. In this ranking, the University of Calgary placed 9th in Canada, and 233rd in the world. 

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The University of Calgary ranked in 6th place in Canada by Re$earch Infosource in 2018.

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The University of Calgary ranked 199th in the world, and 9th nationally by the Times Higher Education 2019 rankings.

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In June 2019, the University of Calgary ranked in No. 1 in Canada and 25th in the world by the Times Higher Education Golden Age ranking.

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The University of Calgary ranked in 178th place globally, (7th place in Canada) by U.S. News and World Report for 2019.

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In The News

UCalgary top 5 nationally in ARWU Shanghai Subject Rankings

Medical Sciences sees biggest improvement

July 12, 2019

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QS and THE Golden Age rankings released

Institutions evaluated on a number of performance metrics

June 27, 2019

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UCalgary ranked 128th in the world by Leiden University

CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019 takes into account volume and citation impact of research publications.

May 31, 2019

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UCalgary sports-related and veterinary sciences subjects among top in the world

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019 released

March 1, 2019

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UCalgary continues to rank in Top 200 worldwide

U.S. News ranking based on academic research and reputation

November 6, 2018

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UCalgary places sixth in Canada's Top 50 Research Universities rankings

The University of Calgary has moved up on the list of Canada’s Top 50 Research Universities 2018.

October 26, 2018

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UCalgary ranks among the world’s top 200 universities

Times Higher Education publishes 2019 rankings.

October 2, 2018

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UCalgary in top 200 world universities

Shanghai Ranking Consultancy releases its 2018 Academic Ranking of World Universities

August 22, 2018

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