McMaster University: Ranking & Review

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Hamilton Rank Canada Rank World Rank
1 9 163
Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment22,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$3,750$3,750
International students$13,750$13,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-++-
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesMac
MottoAll things cohere in Christ
AccreditationMinistry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities (U15)
Colorsmaroon, gray
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio18
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4L8
Urbanization levelUrban
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone+1 (905) 525 9140
Fax+1 (905) 546 5212

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