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World class education, groundbreaking research, great careers! 

At a glance
  • Founded in 1821
  • Ranked #1 in Canada in medicine for 10th consecutive year
  • Ranked 21st in the world (QS World University Rankings 2014/15)
  • Among Montreal’s Top 30 Employers for 7 years straight

About McGill

McGill is a renowned research-intensive institution and a driving force in education. Our future rests on attracting top talent in all segments of our community:  academics, students, managers, professionals, administrative and support staff.

Throughout its history, the university has produced internationally acclaimed leaders in politics, science, business, culture, entertainment and sports.

McGill boasts over 39,000 students, 250,000 living alumni and close to 6,000 full-time and 1,300 part-time employees.

McGill operates some 300 buildings, many of them of heritage value, on two landmark campuses – downtown Montreal and Macdonald campus in Montreal’s west end.