McGill University

REPUTATION RANK

2012
25

Montreal, Canada

Region: North America

  • Overall reputation score
    11.8
  • Reputation (teaching)
    12.5
  • Reputation (research)
    11.4

McGill's notable firsts include the internet search engine, today's version of which reveals that the university was born in 1821 after wealthy fur trader James McGill left 10,000 and 46 acres for its foundation. Today it has about 35,000 students taught out of 11 faculties and 10 schools on two campuses.