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Ryerson campus (Taylor Stinson / Ryersonian Staff)

Why university rankings don’t matter (so much)

Recently, Maclean’s and The Globe and Mail released their individual guides listing the best ranking universities across Canada.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Editorial
QS Rankings: Ryerson last among Canadian universities for third year in a row

QS Rankings: Ryerson last among Canadian universities for third year in a row

Ryerson didn’t submit information to the annual QS World University Rankings again this year despite president Sheldon Levy saying it was a “mistake” last year. The 2015 rankings, released last week, put the university in last place out of all the Canadian schools on the list for the third year in a row.

by Madeline Smith· · News, On Campus
Ryerson was ranked in the bottom bracket of the annual world rankings, behind 24 other Canadian schools. (Ryersonian file photo)

Ryerson finishes last in QS rankings (again)

  Ryerson is back at the bottom of the annual QS World University Rankings, released Tuesday. The British company slotted the school into the “701+” category for the second straight year – an afterthought in a list headed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Cambridge and Imperial College London. Related stories: Surprise: Ryerson cracks top 10 in Maclean’s […]

by scolbert· · News
Ryerson ranked last among the 26 Canadian schools that appeared on the list.

QS World University Rankings don’t rankle Levy

Until last week, Sheldon Levy had never heard of the QS World University Rankings, or the fact that Ryerson placed 701 in the report ranking the world’s top 800 universities. But he said he’s not concerned. “The only thing we can do is not make it a bigger deal than it is,” he said. “You just suffer when people do […]

by Hailey Chan· · News, On Campus

Singing the last-place blues

Ryerson has certainly hogged its share of the public spotlight this month. It’s only the third week of the term and we’ve already weathered a whirlwind of big-ticket press councils, celebrity-studded film festivals, and homeless neon signs. As the TIFF lineups empty and the books slam shut on the Sam The Record Man debacle, it’s as good a time as […]

by Mitchell Cohen· · Editorial, Opinion

Ryerson ranks last among Canadian Universities in first appearance in QS survey

Ryerson continues to rank dead last in Canada at No. 701 in the QS World University Rankings. The results, released Tuesday, bases its rankings on six indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty student ratio, citations per faculty, proportion of international student and proportion of international faculty. Related stories: Surprise: Ryerson cracks top 10 in Maclean’s university rankings Low QS ranking […]

by Amanda Kline· · News, On Campus