Queen’s is Canada’s definitive university experience. One of Canada’s oldest degree granting universities, established by Royal Charter in 1841. Queen’s currently has over 25,000 students from the 110 countries registered in 10 program areas. More than 3000 international students make Queen's their home-away-from-home; that's more than 12% of Queen's full-time student population.
Queen's is home of 2015 Nobel Prize winner Dr. Arthur B. McDonald. Its 17 university- and faculty based research centres provide dynamic, collaborative settings for scholars. Queen’s researchers lead the way in many fields, making notable advances recently in particle astrophysics, cancer research, ecological history, and clean energy technology.
• Queen’s ranked 5th among medical-doctoral universities in Canada in Maclean’s 2019
• Consistently ranked among the top 10 Universities in Canada
• Member of prestigious U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities
• Queen’s is one of the founding members of Matariki Network of Universities