42 Best universities for Media Studies in Canada

Below is the list of best universities in Canada ranked based on their research performance in Media Studies. A graph of 51.7K citations received by 9.08K academic papers made by 42 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.

1. University of Toronto

For Media Studies

#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
95,055
Founded
1827

2. University of British Columbia

For Media Studies

#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
59,659
Founded
1908

3. University of Alberta

For Media Studies

#45 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

4. York University

For Media Studies

#82 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
53,000
Founded
1959

5. McGill University

For Media Studies

#92 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
40,036
Founded
1821

6. Simon Fraser University

For Media Studies

#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1965

7. Western University

For Media Studies

#94 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
27,300
Founded
1878

8. University of Calgary

For Media Studies

#103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1966

9. Queen's University

For Media Studies

#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
30,386
Founded
1841

10. Carleton University

For Media Studies

#130 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
27,823
Founded
1942

11. University of Ottawa

For Media Studies

#154 in the World
Enrollment
42,027
Founded
1848

12. Concordia University

For Media Studies

#181 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
43,752
Founded
1974

13. McMaster University

For Media Studies

#191 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
30,117
Founded
1887

14. University of Waterloo

For Media Studies

#203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
35,900
Founded
1957

15. University of Victoria

For Media Studies

#221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

16. University of Montreal

For Media Studies

#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
45,360
Founded
1878

17. Wilfrid Laurier University

For Media Studies

#264 in the World
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1911

18. Memorial University of Newfoundland

For Media Studies

#265 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1925

19. University of Manitoba

For Media Studies

#281 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
29,800
Founded
1877

20. University of Guelph

For Media Studies

#283 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1964

21. Dalhousie University

For Media Studies

#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
18,500
Founded
1818

22. Brock University

For Media Studies

#334 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Enrollment
18,824
Founded
1964

23. University of New Brunswick

For Media Studies

#341 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1785

24. University of Windsor

For Media Studies

#360 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,092
Founded
1857

25. Laval University

For Media Studies

#378 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1852

26. Ryerson University

For Media Studies

#379 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
38,950
Founded
1948

27. University of Quebec in Montreal

For Media Studies

#399 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1969

28. Trent University

For Media Studies

#411 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1963

29. University of Winnipeg

For Media Studies

#427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
10,000
Founded
1871

30. University of Saskatchewan

For Media Studies

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

31. Lakehead University

For Media Studies

#528 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1965

32. St. Francis Xavier University

For Media Studies

#529 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1853

33. Ontario Tech University

For Media Studies

#539 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2002

34. Mount Allison University

For Media Studies

#590 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1839

35. Saint Mary's University

For Media Studies

#630 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
7,281
Founded
1802

36. University of Lethbridge

For Media Studies

#648 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1967

37. MacEwan University

For Media Studies

#652 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1971

38. University of Prince Edward Island

For Media Studies

#660 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
4,336
Founded
1969

39. University of Regina

For Media Studies

#663 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1911

40. Mount Saint Vincent University

For Media Studies

#681 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
4,050
Founded
1873

41. University of Sherbrooke

For Media Studies

#727 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1954

42. Laurentian University

For Media Studies

#765 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,323
Founded
1960

The best cities to study Media Studies in Canada based on the number of universities and their ranks are Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton, and Montreal.