McMaster University

WORLD RANK

2011-12
65

Hamilton, Canada

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    61.0
  • Teaching
    41.9
  • International outlook
    72.0
  • Industry income
    97.5
  • Research
    49.9
  • Citations
    85.5

Some 72 varieties of trees and shrubs and a nuclear reactor share space with around 23,300 students taught by a full-time academic staff of about 900 scholars grouped into six faculties. The university, founded in 1887 by senator and banker William McMaster, moved to its present home in 1930.