79 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Canada

Below is the list of best universities in Canada ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 8.11M citations received by 282K academic papers made by 79 universities in Canada was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#1 in Canada
#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
95,055
Founded
1827

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#2 in Canada
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
59,659
Founded
1908

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#3 in Canada
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#4 in Canada
#48 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
40,036
Founded
1821

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#5 in Canada
#90 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1966

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#6 in Canada
#91 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
27,300
Founded
1878

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#7 in Canada
#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
53,000
Founded
1959

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#8 in Canada
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
30,386
Founded
1841

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#9 in Canada
#107 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
30,117
Founded
1887

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#10 in Canada
#110 in the World
Enrollment
42,027
Founded
1848

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#11 in Canada
#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
45,360
Founded
1878

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#12 in Canada
#134 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1965

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#13 in Canada
#180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
18,500
Founded
1818

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#14 in Canada
#181 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
29,800
Founded
1877

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#15 in Canada
#184 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#16 in Canada
#222 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1852

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#17 in Canada
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
35,900
Founded
1957

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#18 in Canada
#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
27,823
Founded
1942

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#19 in Canada
#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1964

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#20 in Canada
#276 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Enrollment
20,953
Founded
1907

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#21 in Canada
#379 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
43,752
Founded
1974

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#22 in Canada
#410 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1925

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#23 in Canada
#414 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,092
Founded
1857

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#24 in Canada
#421 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#25 in Canada
#430 in the World
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1911

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#26 in Canada
#448 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Enrollment
18,824
Founded
1964

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#27 in Canada
#517 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
38,950
Founded
1948

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#28 in Canada
#542 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1785

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#29 in Canada
#662 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1954

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#30 in Canada
#685 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1963

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#31 in Canada
#722 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1911

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#32 in Canada
#743 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1967

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#33 in Canada
#818 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1965

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#34 in Canada
#884 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
10,000
Founded
1871

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#35 in Canada
#896 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
7,281
Founded
1802

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#36 in Canada
#929 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1990

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#37 in Canada
#930 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1907

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#38 in Canada
#943 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,323
Founded
1960

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#39 in Canada
#969 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1853

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#40 in Canada
#990 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1968

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#41 in Canada
#1137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1838

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#42 in Canada
#1154 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2002

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#43 in Canada
#1204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1971

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#44 in Canada
#1289 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
4,336
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#45 in Canada
#1315 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
4,050
Founded
1873

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#46 in Canada
#1331 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#47 in Canada
#1442 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1910

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#48 in Canada
#1500 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1864

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#49 in Canada
#1534 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1839

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#50 in Canada
#1556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1992

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#51 in Canada
#1591 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1974

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#52 in Canada
#1725 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1970

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#53 in Canada
#1801 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1910

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#54 in Canada
#1824 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1899

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#55 in Canada
#1849 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1995

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#56 in Canada
#1898 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
9,476
Founded
1873

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#57 in Canada
#1910 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
2,756
Founded
1843

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#58 in Canada
#1977 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1974

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#59 in Canada
#1982 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1876

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#60 in Canada
#2267 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1981

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#61 in Canada
#2282 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#62 in Canada
#2330 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
4,000
Founded
1986

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#63 in Canada
#2352 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#64 in Canada
#2377 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#65 in Canada
#2464 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#66 in Canada
#2476 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1981

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#67 in Canada
#1033 in North America
#3439 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1921

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#68 in Canada
#1065 in North America
#3582 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1960

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#69 in Canada
#1093 in North America
#3739 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1974

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#70 in Canada
#1115 in North America
#3824 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2008

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#71 in Canada
#1126 in North America
#3886 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
910
Founded
1982

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#72 in Canada
#1134 in North America
#3942 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
4,827
Founded
1876

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#73 in Canada
#1135 in North America
#3951 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
7,000
Founded
1968

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#74 in Canada
#1141 in North America
#3978 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1970

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#75 in Canada
#1144 in North America
#4001 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1979

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#76 in Canada
#1153 in North America
#4038 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1789

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#77 in Canada
#1170 in North America
#4099 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1936

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#78 in Canada
#1283 in North America
#4666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1976

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#79 in Canada
#1328 in North America
#4904 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1949

The best cities to study Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Canada based on the number of universities and their ranks are Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton, and Montreal.