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Engineering, MBA, agriculture, earth science and nursing programs among standouts in new subject rankings.
June 19, 2019
Agriculture, medicine and social sciences lead strong performance in latest NTU global research ranking.
University remains fourth in Canada and 37th in North America, bolstered by low faculty-to-student ratio and high citations per faculty.
February 27, 2019
University maintains strong showing with seven programs rated among world’s top 50 in latest QS subject rankings.
October 11, 2018
Science, engineering and business programs also make top five in latest rankings of Canadian universities.
July 30, 2018
Engineering, MBA programs lead list of subjects rated among world's best in 2018 Shanghai rankings.
May 16, 2018
Professional development programs for business leaders make strong gains thanks to focus on client relationships, continuous improvement.
March 2, 2018
University among world’s top 100 in 20 of 48 subjects ranked.
November 29, 2017
Education, health, law and psychology make the cut in 2018 global subject-area rankings.
October 12, 2017
Propelled by excellence in student services, UAlberta sits among Canada’s elite for the 12th year in a row.
September 13, 2017
International employability ranking says grads here have best chance of landing a job of all Canadian schools, places U of A in the top 100 worldwide.
UAlberta is a Top 5 Canadian university, home to more than 500 graduate programs, 200 undergraduate programs and 450 active student groups.
...and one of the best in the world!
UAlberta is globally connected through nearly 400 teaching and research partnerships in 50 countries and is one of the Top 150 universities in the world.
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Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) ranks universities by several indicators of academic or research performance, including alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, highly cited researchers, papers published in Nature and Science, papers indexed in major citation indices, and the per capita academic performance of an institution.
Find a more detailed breakdown of the ARWU ranking methodology here.
The Center for World University Rankings uses eight objective and robust indicators to rank the world's top 1000 universities:
More information on the ranking methodology.
Published annually since 2011, the QS World University Rankings by Subject highlights the world’s top-performing institutions in a broad spectrum of individual academic areas. The rankings aim to help prospective students identify leading universities in their chosen field of study.
For its subject-area rankings, QS ranks universities based on:
Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings list the best global universities and are the only international university performance tables to judge world class universities across all of their core missions - teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. Performance indicators are grouped into five areas: