Where Canadian Universities Rank for Artificial Intelligence (AI)

How Canada performs Worldwide

  • University of Toronto — 5 in the World
  • University of British Columbia — 39 in the World
  • University of Montreal — 50 in the World
  • University of Waterloo — 53 in the World
  • University of Alberta — 77 in the World
  • McGill University — 81 in the World
  • Simon Fraser University — 108 in the World

How Canada performs in North America

  • University of Toronto — 5th
  • University of British Columbia — 24th
  • University of Montreal — 29th
  • University of Waterloo — 32nd
  • University of Alberta — 42nd
  • McGill University — 44th
  • Simon Fraser University — 52nd

Most of the World’s top universities for AI are in the US:

  1. Carnegie Mellon University
  2. MIT (US)
  3. Stanford (US)
  4. UC Berkley (US)
  5. University of Toronto (Canada)
  6. University of Illinois at Urbana (US)
  7. University of Oxford (UK)
  8. Tsinghua University (China)
  9. University of Southern California (US)
  10. University of Washington — Seattle (US)



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Paul Walsh

Paul Walsh


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