MD Program

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Why U of T?

Our Reputation


in Canada for Medicine
2018 QS Rankings


in world for Clinical Medicine
2018 National Tiawan University Rankings


medical school in the world
2018 U.S. News & World Report

The University of Toronto’s commitment to excellence in teaching and research ensures we’re consistently ranked among the best universities in the world.

In 2018, the University of Toronto was ranked number one in Canada for Medicine in the QS Rankings. We were also ranked in the world’s top three universities for Clinical Medicine in the 2018 National Taiwan University Rankings.

The University of Toronto was named the top Canadian university in the 2018 US News & World Report Best Global Universities Ranking, the 2019 Times Higher Education World University and University Reputation Rankings, and the Shanghai Jiaotong 2018 Academic Ranking of World Universities.

A comprehensive learning experience

Our comprehensive four-year MD Program transforms students into highly skilled, empathic physicians. Our innovative Foundations curriculum offers an evidence-based approach to learning, with a focus on student-centered learning. Clerkship provides students with clinical exposure to all of the major areas of medicine through a partnership with world-renowned hospitals and care centres throughout the Greater Toronto Area.

An exceptional location

Two unique campus communities — downtown Toronto’s historic St. George campus and the sleek, modern Mississauga campus — place our students in the heart of Canada’s largest health care network. Students in the MD program learn from world-renowned faculty and participate in cutting-edge research and community-based activities. Our unique academy structure provides students with an intimate learning environment.