Colleges in Ontario, Canada

The University of Toronto, also known as U of T, is the world’s most prestigious public research university located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Established in 1827 by Royal Charter, the university gained its current name in 1850, after King’s College.

Collège militaire royal du Canada, also known as Royal Military College of Canada, RMC or RMCC, is a military college of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) located in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1876 with 18 cadets. The academic and military training courses were started from 1878.

University of Guelph, shortly termed as U of G, is a public research university situated in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1964 when three colleges were merged by the Ontario Legislature to have a single institution.

University of Ottawa, shortly known as uOttawa or U of O, is a largest bilingual public research university situated in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1848 as the College of Bytown by the Joseph-Bruno Guigues. Later, it was renamed in 1861 as the College of Ottawa.

OCAD University, shortly termed as OCAD U, is a public university situated in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 1876 as the Ontario School of Art with the funds granted by the government. The main objective was to provide an art education in Ontario.

Queen’s University, established on 16 October 1841 by Queen Victoria, is one of the Canadian public research universities located in Kingston, on the shores of Lake Ontario, Canada. It is also known as Queen's University at Kingston or Queen’s.

The University of Western Ontario is a public research university situated in London, Ontario. Also known as Western University, it was established in 1878 by Bishop Isaac Hellmuth with name “The Western University of London Ontario”. Arts, Divinity, Medicine and Law were its first 4 faculties.

Nipissing University is a public liberal arts university situated in North Bay, Ontario, Canada. Its roots have extended back to the 1900's with the formation of Northeastern University in 1960.

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, shortly termed as UOIT, is a public research university situated in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 2002 by the University Of Ontario Institute Of Technology Act. The first student was admitted in 2003.

Laurentian University is a public bilingual university located in Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 1960 with the aim of providing a bilingual institution of higher learning to the local students. Its former name was the University of Sudbury.