2020 University Rankings

Canada’s best university computer science programs: 2020 rankings

The 20 top-ranking Canadian schools for computer science programs


Rank School Rank last year Program reputation Research reputation Fractional publications Fractional citations Field weighted citation impact
1 Toronto [1] 1* 1* 2 1 3
2 UBC [2] 3 1* 3 4 5
3 Waterloo [3] 1* 3 1 2 7
4 Montréal [4] 7 6 6* 3 2
5 McGill [5] 4 4 5 7 11*
6 Alberta [6] 5 5 4 5 14*
7 McMaster [8] 8 9 14 6 4
8 Simon Fraser [7] 6 8 10 10 19*
9 Concordia [11] 11 17* 6* 8 26
10 Carleton [10] 12 12 11 13 19*
11 Queen's [12] 9 7 15 16 27
*12 Ottawa [9] 18 27* 9 9 23*
*12 Victoria [14] 10 11 16* 17 16
14 Calgary [13] 13 10 8 11 34
15 Western [15] 14 13 13 12 23*
16 Manitoba [*16] 25* 22 16* 15 10
17 New Brunswick N/A 16 14 28* 29 9
18 St. Francis Xavier [*16] 34 34* 40* 32 1
*19 Sherbrooke [19] 17 15* 27 26 14*
*19 York [*16] 19* 17* 20* 22 17*

*Indicates a tie

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