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World University Rankings 2012, UBC comes in at 39th spot

DH Vancouver Staff Aug 17, 2012 12:56 pm
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The Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University released the 10th edition of its annual global university ranking – 2012 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) on Wednesday August 15, 2012. Harvard University remains the number one university in the world for the tenth straight year. Vancouver’s UBC was the number 2 ranked university in Canada and number 39 in the worldwide rankings. SFU came in at number 233 in the world wide rankings.

The UBC’s push to develop a Vancouver School of Economics will further strengthen UBC’s reputation.

Top 10 Canadian Universities:

1. University of Toronto

2. University of British Columbia

3. McGill University

4. McMaster University

5. University of Alberta

6. University of Montreal

7. University of Waterloo

8.Dalhousie University

9. Laval University

10. Queen’s University

*SFU came in at number 11.

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DH Vancouver Staff
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