University of Toronto

  • Undergraduate Students
  • Postgraduate Students

World Rankings

  • QS World University Ranking (2018–19) 28
  • THE World University Ranking (2018–19) 21

Student Services and Facilities

Student jobs

  • Students can work part-time on campus without a work permit.
  • Students can work part-time off-campus with a work permit from the University.
  • International students must be covered by mandatory health insurance (UHIP).


  • The University of Toronto (known locally as UToronto and U of T) is a publicly funded research university founded in 1827 by Royal Charter.
  • It has a collegiate system and places emphasis on a research-intensive liberal arts education. 
  • Many important scientific discoveries originated at UToronto, including stem cell research and the electron microscope.
  • The University has the largest academic library system in Canada.

Notable Alumni and Famous Faces

  • UToronto has produced many leaders in government, literature, the sciences, law and business.
  • There are five Canadian Prime Ministers amongst former students of the University.
  • Nine Nobel laureates are among faculty and alumni.


University of Toronto, 27 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada , M5S 1A1