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Foundation: 1903

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: We will be the Canadian research university that best integrates outstanding scholarship, engaged learning and real-life involvement to contribute to a better future for people and the planet.



Overall percentile


Research percentile


Innovation percentile


Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject area

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDCanada
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 549th234th485th31st
Arts and Humanities 300th127th268th14th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 725th404th648th49th
Business, Management and Accounting 441st142nd352nd23rd
Chemistry 525th272nd446th26th
Computer Science 372nd134th280th16th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 246th81st186th10th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 434th139th360th22nd
Energy 397th126th286th14th
Engineering 348th132nd255th11th
Environmental Science 366th130th280th13th
Mathematics 322nd103rd234th6th
Medicine 671st386th621st55th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 615th298th520th32nd
Physics and Astronomy 422nd180th353rd18th
Psychology 288th148th273rd18th
Social Sciences 314th110th266th18th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatiĆ³n allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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