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University Rankings 2015: Total Research Dollars

Faculty at Toronto, Guelph and UPEI are most successful in obtaining research funding


 
Photograph by Andrew Tolson

Photograph by Andrew Tolson

Looking for the latest update of the Maclean’s University Rankings? Click here for highlights from the 2016 Maclean’s University Rankings, our latest editionon newsstands now and available for download in the App Store, Google Play and Texture.ca. You’ll find all the details on our new education hub, coming to macleans.ca next week.

For last year’s university rankings, read on for highlights:

 

 

To capture the full research picture at Canadian universities, Maclean’s measures the amount of money available to faculty for research. The figures below show total income from sponsored research divided by the number of full-time faculty. Research dollars include grants and contracts, federal, provincial and foreign government funding, as well as funding from non-governmental organizations.

Medical Doctoral


Total Research Dollars
1 Toronto $457,063
2 McGill $281,433
3 Montreal $276,135
4 Alberta $249,556
5 Queen's $240,798
6 UBC $236,359
7 McMaster $234,547
8 Laval $228,467
9 Ottawa $228,209
10 Calgary $222,872
11 Western $206,540
12 Dalhousie $154,335
13 Saskatchewan $140,298
14 Sherbrooke $112,320
15 Manitoba $111,429

Comprehensive


Total Research Dollars
1 Guelph $207,412
2 Victoria $181,629
3 Waterloo $163,327
4 Memorial $134,261
5 Simon Fraser $123,666
6 New Brunswick $109,632
7 Carleton $73,743
8 UQAM $64,666
9 Windsor $62,075
10 Concordia $53,508
11 York $51,605
12 Regina $50,310
13 Ryerson $41,645
14 Brock $26,259
15 Wilfrid Laurier $24,455

Primarily Undergraduate


Total Research Dollars
1 UPEI $72,162
2 Lakehead $71,637
3 Trent $62,763
4 UOIT $60,701
5 UNBC $57,415
6 Lethbridge $49,936
7 Laurentian $43,042
8 St. Francis Xavier $39,664
9 Acadia $37,859
10 Saint Mary's $33,902
11 Winnipeg $30,857
12 Mount Allison $28,099
13 Moncton $23,878
14 Cape Breton $23,719
15 Bishop's $19,371
16 Mount Saint Vincent $17,701
17 Brandon $13,491
18 Nipissing $12,740
19 St. Thomas $8,552

 

To see more from our 2015 university rankings issue, visit www.macleans.ca/rankingsFor a full description of the ranking methodology, click here. 


 
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