University of Prince Edward Island - UPEI
Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Ranking: #9 Undergraduate School in Canada
The university of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) offers an amazing education in a safe, beautiful environment. It is situated in the capital city of Charlottetown in Canada’s smallest province of Prince Edward. UPEI has a long-standing tradition of academic excellence dating back to the early 19th century. It is home to a talented community of educators and researchers including seven 3M Teaching Award Winners (The highest honour a professor can achieve for teaching in Canada) and a prestigious Canada Excellence Research Chair in Aquatic Epidemiology.
The University of Prince Edward Island has consistently been in the top 10 Primarily Undergraduate Universities in Canada. In 2019 the ranking increased to #9 reflecting an emphasis on innovative and career ready programs such as the Sustainable Design Engineering program and career-ready programs in the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences such as Actuarial Science and Financial Mathematics. UPEI also rates high among student satisfaction indicators, rising from 17 in 2018 to 12 in 2019. UPEI’s reputation has remained consistent in Canada over the past several years ranking #9.