Why U of T?
in Canada for Medicine
in world for Clinical Medicine
medical school in the world
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 2019, 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 2019 National Taiwan University Rankings.
The University of Toronto was named the top Canadian university in the 2020 US News & World Report Best Global Universities Ranking, the 2020 Times Higher Education World University and 2019 University Reputation Rankings, and the Shanghai Jiaotong 2019 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.