Top Canadian Colleges

If you are planning on becoming a student in Canada then you may just be sat there right now wondering at just which college or university you should attend and much like every other developed country in the world there are going to be plenty of colleges and universities for you to pick and choose from!

With that in mind below you will find in order the top universities in Canada, what we would suggest you do however is to check each universities respective website for by doing so you are going to discover just which courses they specialise in.

The top of the list is the University of Toronto which does offer a lot of different topics to study, also a few other very highly respected universities in Canada include the University of British Columbia and both the McGill University and of course the University of Montreal, the latter of which is located in a very fine setting which does appeal to a lot of students.

There are several other universities you should pick and choose from and they include the University of Alberta and the McMaster University, also please do consider all that the University of Waterloo, the University of Calgary and also the Queen’s University have to offer you as we think you will be impressed what they do offer students.

A few additional universities that we think you should seriously consider attending and do as much research as you require on each of them are the Simon Fraser University the University of Western Ontario and both the Dalhousie University and the Laval University.

Some other universities that are very well regarded include the University of Ottawa, the University of Victoria, the York University and both the University of Guelph and the often overlooked University of Manitoba


There are of course plenty of different courses you can take when you enrol in a Canadian college or university, but it has been found that younger Canadians are taking IT and Social Media courses and you will be pleased to hear there are plenty of such courses at many different universities.

One thing that you will need to factor into your time at university are costs and expenses, and you may be wondering is will it be expensive to study in Canada, if so then as long as you do wisely budget you should have no financial problems as a student.

Frequently Asked Questions

There are plenty of top Canadian colleges that you may be interested in enrolling at, however as is usually the case it will be the topics you wish to study that may make signing up and one college much more beneficial that signing up to and enrolling at another college.

As there may be several other questions that you may have regarding enrolling at the best colleges in Canada we have put together a frequently asked questions section to this guide below, that you are more than welcome to read through as it may be beneficial for you to do so, and with that in mind please read on!

Can Students Open a Bank Account Easily?

Many of the leading banks in Canada will offer some specially packaged bank accounts that will be ideal ones for all students. One of the biggest banks in Canada that you may be interested in using is the Toronto Dominion Bank, once you do move to Canada you should be able to open up an account at your local branch fairly easily, however you will of course need to take all of the usual identification documents to prove your identity when opening up such an account.

Where are the Places in Canada with Lots of Universities?

Whilst it is true to say all cities in Canada will have at least one university it will be those towns, cites and provinces that have the highest population rates that will offer the most. As such the answer to that question is places such as Toronto, Montreal and Calgary as they have by far and away the biggest populations of any cities that are in Canada, each city does however have plenty of visitor attractions if you are planning on visiting any of them.

How Can I Find Out More About Canada?

There are lots of additional guides and articles that we just know you are going to find very interesting dotted around our website, and one that may just be of interest to you is our Population of Canada, Canadian Provinces article which we invite you to read through.

We also have lots of videos that you are invited to watch as you look round our website that will give you plenty of additional information if you do intend to pay a visit to Canada or simply want to know more about what Canada has to offer you so do please take a good look around.

Are Colleges Covered By Lots of TV Channels?

If you are planning on staying on campus then you will of course find lots of TV channels on offer to you no matter where you decide to study. You will find a wide selection of TV channels in Canada, whilst some of them broadcast in English some of them will also broadcast their output in French too, and you will also find a range of multi-lingual television channels, and with both free to air and paid to watch channels you will find more than enough of them to watch.