Bronze League
University of Guelph

Canada

The University of Guelph, 50 Stone Road East, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada

334 World
rank
15 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1964
Short name:
U of G
Type:
Public
Students:
21640
Faculty:
770
Faculty/Students Ratio:
28
:
1
Web-site:
www.uoguelph.ca
Region:
North America
Location:
Guelph, ON
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 334 52.699
Teaching 601 26.721
Research 176 70.176
International Diversity 311 55.535
Financial Sustainability 185 74.113
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 300 55.036
Research Perfomance Rankings 284 58.232
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TEACHING
World Rank: 601
Country rank: 18
Score: 26.721
League: World League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 176
Country rank: 10
Score: 70.176
League: Golden League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 311
Country rank: 16
Score: 55.535
League: Bronze League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 185
Country rank: 10
Score: 74.113
League: Golden League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The University of Guelph is recognized worldwide as a research-intensive and learner-centred institution. Established in 1964, the University includes seven colleges: the College of Arts, College of Biological Science, College of Management and Economics, College of Physical and Engineering Science, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, Ontario Agricultural College and Ontario Veterinary College. The University of Guelph offers a broad range of world-class programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Programs cover the full range of disciplines in the arts and humanities, social sciences, commerce and management, natural and physical sciences, engineering, agriculture, and veterinary science. With an average of more than $150 million in annual research funding, the University of Guelph is one of Canada`s top research institutions.. It is Canada`s innovative leader in plant and animal life sciences and a premier centre for agri-food, biotechnology and environmental research, education and outreach. Guelph is home to 1000 international students from 100 countries and offers 70 study abroad programs with 33 countries. The University has public- and private-sector partners in 30 countries, and participates in development projects in Africa, Asia and South America. Our graduates are global ambassadors, with more than 100,000 alumni in 145 countries

Mission Statement

The University of Guelph is a research-intensive, learner-centred university. Its core value is the pursuit of truth. Its aim is to serve society and to enhance the quality of life through scholarship. Both in its research and in its teaching programs, the University is committed to a global perspective. The University offers a wide range of excellent programs in theoretical and applied, disciplinary and interdisciplinary, undergraduate and graduate, in the arts, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering, as well as professional fields. Among these, it recognizes agriculture and veterinary medicine as areas of special responsibility. The University attracts students, faculty and staff of the highest quality. It is animated by a spirit of free and open enquiry, collaboration and mutual respect. It asserts the fundamental equality of all human beings The University of Guelph is determined to put the learner at the centre of everything it does, recognizing that research and teaching are intimately linked and that learning is a lifelong commitment. The University eagerly promotes collaboration among undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, staff and alumni, as well as with our local and international community, other educational institutions, government and business.