University of Toronto

U of T is a community of small neighbourhoods; campuses, faculties, colleges, 800+ clubs, providing unparalleled opportunity in one of the most diverse regions of the world.


Undergraduate Students:
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If you want to go to a big school in the heart of a vibrant city, we’ve got that – U of T St. George. If you want to go to a smaller school in a more residential, park-like community, we’ve got that – U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough.
Regardless of the U of T campus that you go to everyone earns the same University of Toronto Degree


• Our first year classes consist of small seminar courses capped at 20 - 35 students to larger lecture styles varying from 80 to 1200 students which also have smaller tutorials (12 – 20 students) or labs
• In our Faculty of Arts and Science, 62% of the classes have less than 40 students

As Canada’s top university, the University of Toronto is a leading destination for innovators and trailblazers the world over. Students can choose from 700+ programs in the sciences, the arts, business, engineering, music, architecture, kinesiology, and much more.

With three campuses in and around Toronto—one of the world's most diverse cities, and a hub of culture, finance, and technology—our students enjoy access to professional training in and out of the classroom, international partnerships, research courses, cutting-edge facilities, and warm collegiate communities. And, with a half-million-strong alumni network spanning the globe, our degrees unlock doors to any industry, anywhere.

We have
• Exchange partnerships with over 140 institutions in over 40 countries
• Summer Abroad Opportunities – U of T Courses taught by U of T professor somewhere else in the world


IB Grades

UFP Grades

Highly Selective, Selective

Admission ranges vary by program/admission category
• A total score of 27, not including bonus points, is required for admission consideration. Most programs require a significantly higher score. Many programs require higher scores and our most competitive programs, including Commerce and Computer Science, require a significantly higher score (mid/high 30s or higher)

Not accepted

Education Model

Internships within degree

Study Abroad available

• At U of T we offer a variety of program concentration levels (Specialist, Major, Minor, Certificate) which allow you to mix and match programs in different areas such as Engineering with a Minor in Music, or a Double Major in Philosophy and Mathematics, or a Major in Chemistry and 2 minors in French and Economics. Alternatively you may choose to complete a Specialist program (high concentration in one subject) together with a number of elective courses.
• Students will apply to a broad admission category and then choose their program(s) at the end of first year.

Yes, we offer Co-op, PEY Co-op and internship opportunities across our three campuses


Tuition Cost

• Tuition varies by program area ranging from $40,720* to $62,850 for International Students, and $7,700 to $15,870 for Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada
*Canadian Dollars

Financial Aid

The University of Toronto is a publicly-funded institution and because of that cannot offer financial aid to international students. If you are an international applicant, you should find out about your home country’s financial aid programs to see if you qualify for assistance. There are a few scholarships available though.


Accounting & Finance

World Top 50

American Studies

Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies

Art & Design

World Top 100

Bio-Veterinary/Animal Science

Biomedical Engineering


World Top 50

Classics and Ancient History

World Top 50

Creative Writing

Drama & Theatre

World Top 50


World #5, Country #1

Environmental Science

World Top 50, Country #3


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International Relations


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World Top 50, Country #1 Joint


Pharmacy & Pharmacology

World #4


World Top 50

Social Policy

World Top 50

Sport Science

Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering

Anatomy Physiology and Pathology

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Artificial Intelligence and Robotics


Business and Management

World Top 50, Country #2

Chinese Studies

Communication and Media Studies

Data Science

Ecology & Conservation

Electronic/Electrical Engineering

World Top 50

Financial Mathematics


World Top 50


Liberal Arts and Sciences


Mechanical Engineering

World Top 50

Natural Sciences

World Top 50


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World Top 50, Country #2


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African Studies


World Top 50


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Biological Sciences

World Top 50, Country #1

Chemical/Energy Engineering

World Top 50

Civil Engineering

World Top 50

Computer Science

World Top 50, Country #1

Development Studies

World Top 50


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English Literature and/or Language

World Top 50


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Information Technology



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Materials Science

World Top 50

Modern Languages Mixed

World Top 50


World Top 50, Country #1


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Software Engineering

Theology and Religious Studies

World Top 50

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Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects

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