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By the Numbers (2021)


Tied for #1  CS program in Canada*

25th  best computer science university department worldwide**


14,226  Student course registrations

2,115  Undergraduate majors and 19 minors across all specializations

23 Postdocs and research associates

102  PhD students

103 MSc students (including PhD-track students)


Faculty & Staff

59  Tenured or tenure-stream faculty members 

 Full-time and sessional lecturers

48  Administrative and technical staff ( +7 grant-funded)



6  Canada Research Chairs

1  Canada 150 Research Chair

20 Research Groups



11 General-purpose teaching labs

600  Windows and Linux servers and desktop machines supported by department's technical staff

* Maclean's annual survey 2021
** QS World University Rankings By Subject 2021

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