McGill is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 schools internationally in the QS World University ranking or the Times Higher University ranking, and #1 in among Canadian medical-doctoral universities in MacLeans ranking of Canadian Universities.

To learn more about McGill, take a virtual campus tour at

Student societies

The student societies organize many activities and offer the chance to get involved in the McGill Community. Post-graduate student society (PGSS) represents all graduate students in McGill University. Our student organization,

Biological and Biomedical Engineering Student Society (BBMESS) is a part of PGSS and organizes academic and social events for our students.

Student services

McGill offers a wide range of services for students including:  career planning services, chaplaincy services, counselling, mental health, student health, tutorials and support for students with disabilities.

To check out student services in more detail go to the Student Wellness Hub.


The McGill Athletics & recreation Centre is located on Campus and offers many sports activities. Students from the department participate in soccer and hockey tournaments. Mount Royal located next to McGill is criss-crossed by many gravel roads and small paths that allow for a quick jogging in the forest over lunch or at any other time.

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