University of Toronto

The University of Toronto is Canada’s largest and most prestigious institution of higher learning.

Over the past 189 years, the University of Toronto has established itself as a world-class research institution with 17 schools and faculties, 13 fully affiliated teaching hospitals, 19 graduate institutions, and 75 PhD programs. The University’s accomplished alumni include four Canadian Prime Ministers and six Nobel Prize winners.


With an annual enrolment of over 80 000 students, including more than 10 000 international students, the University is Canada’s largest educational institution and continues to be the nation’s leader in higher learning and research. The University of Toronto is consistently ranked as one of the top 25 universities in the world.

The quality and range of the University of Toronto’s undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs attract students from across Canada and around the world. The University enrols more students, employs more faculty, and offers a greater range of courses than any other Canadian university.

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Centre for Drama, Theatre, & Performance Studies

Production still from  Letters from an Empty Bed . Photo credit: Karen Reeves

Production still from Letters from an Empty Bed. Photo credit: Karen Reeves

The Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, has trained countless internationally renowned Canadian theatre and entertainment artists, including Maev Beaty, Yanna McIntosh, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Jessi Cruickshank, and Lisa Ryder.