Academics

U of T doesn't do one-size-fits all. Our variety and depth of academic options means you can find the right programs to suit your unique interests, while learning from professors who are leaders in their fields.

Canada's Top University
 

Academic Highlights - Number 1 in canada
Academic Highlights - Top 20 globally

Programs of study

We offer over 700 undergraduate and 200 graduate programs at U of T. Drawing from our top-ranked research faculty, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the latest developments in whatever you study. So whether you are interested in engineering the next wearable technology or uncovering the history of renaissance art or analyzing how urban politics creates food deserts, you can find it here.

Faculties and academic units

Our faculties and divisions provide a home to academic programs. The university is broken down even further into departments, colleges, and centres & institutes, which support an important part of the smaller learning community experience for our students.

Beyond degree programs

U of T provides more than just degree programs. We are committed to providing access to education for anyone who wants to learn fundamentals and upgrade their skills.

Photo by Jason Krygier-Baum

What Our Faculty Are Up To

Photo of Greg Evans with students

Professor Greg Evans receives 3M National Teaching Fellowship

U of T Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering Professor Greg Evans has received a 3M National Teaching Fellowship from the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. The award is Canada’s most prestigious recognition of excellence in educational leadership and teaching at the university or college level.

Trudeau meets Trump: U of T experts on what's at stake for Canada

University of Toronto experts spoke with reporters ahead of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump today, discussing the Canada-U.S. relationship. 

Irvin Studin, editor of the Canadian foreign policy magazine Global Brief  and a researcher at U of T's School of Public Policy & Governance, said in a CBC Radio interview that Canada has been stuck in America's shadow for too long, and it's now time for us to think for ourselves.

New Indigenous studies expert uses song and dance to bring class to life

Round and round the students go, dancing in a circle as their instructor leads them in a call and response song. No one gets left behind. 

Amos Key Jr., an assistant professor at the Centre for Indigenous Studies and department of linguistics, just joined the Faculty of Arts & Science last summer. But  already he's developed a reputation among students as someone whose classes you don’t want to miss.