Simon Fraser University Rankings 2024 ,Burnaby,Canada

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Kanishk AggarwalStudy Abroad Expert

Updated on Feb 23, 2024

University Ranking

Simon Fraser University is a Public university which is located in Burnaby, Canada. It was founded in 1965 and is one of the world's most prestigious universities. It offers a variety of courses across various fields, catering to the interests of students across the globe. Recognized by THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking, Simon Fraser University is listed at 251-300 in 2023 among the top universities in the world. Simon Fraser University has seen a Declining graph since last year. In 2024, Simon Fraser University secured 318 by the QS World University Ranking. The Simon Fraser University showcased Improving trend and achieved 328 in 2023 by the QS. 

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Simon Fraser University Ranking 2024 FAQs

Q. What is the latest Simon Fraser University world ranking?

A. Regarding Simon Fraser University world ranking, as per the THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking 2023, the university was placed at the 251-300 position. In 2022, it was placed at the 201-250 position. Overall the university stands among the top universities globally. 

Q. What is the 2024 ranking of Simon Fraser University?

A. In the QS World University Ranking 2024, Simon Fraser University has been placed at the 318 positions, whereas, in 2023, it was placed at 328 328 position,s and in 022, the university was placed at the 298 positions. The various parameters considered to analyze the performance of the universities are academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, faculty/student ratio, and international faculty ratio / international student ratio.

Q. Is there a decrease or increase in the ranking of Simon Fraser University in recent years?

A. In 2023 and 2022, THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking rankings, Simon Fraser University has been ranked 251-300 and 201-250, respectively. This number is Declining. On the other hand, the ranking from QS World University Ranking has seen an Improving movement in its ranking between 2023 and 2024. While in 2023, it was placed at the 328 position, in 2024 it has been ranked at 318. With an overall result, Simon Fraser University continues to be recognized as a good institution on the international stage.

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Q. Within what range does Simon Fraser University rank as per THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking? 

A. Simon Fraser University ranks 251-300 in THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking in 2023. In 2022 and 2021, the university ranked at 201-250 and 251-300, respectively. In 2022, there was Improving in the ranking position from previous year. The ranking Declining to settle at 251-300 in 2023.

Q. What is the world ranking of Simon Fraser University?

A. Simon Fraser University has consistently performed over the years, indicating its overall quality. In 2022, it was ranked 298 according to the QS World University Ranking, and 317 of US News & World Report Global Universities. Although the positions Improving in rankings of QS in 2023 and 2024, it was Declining in US News & World Report. The university has maintained a good presence among top institutions.

Rankings & Grading

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Overall University Grade
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Ranked By2018201920202021202220232024

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings [1]

301-400301-400301-400301-400301-400NANA

QS - World University Ranking [2]

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THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking [3]

NA251-300251-300251-300201-250251-300NA

US News & World Report - Global Universities [4]

NA290290306313317NA
  • ARWU (Shanghai Ranking)

    [1] The Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities takes into account universities that have Fields Medalists, Highly Cited Researchers, Nobel Laureates, papers published to determine top universities in the world. We are going to understand the Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) Methodology.... Read More
  • QS

    [2] At QS World University Ranking, six simple metrics are taken into account that effectively capture university performances and a list of top-performing universities in the world are derived for a particular year. Check here QS University Rankings methodology and know about the parameters used in the process.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [3] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More
  • US News & World Report

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Course Ranking

According to various well-known sources, Simon Fraser University ranks well in various fields. In the QS 2023, Simon Fraser University stands at 201-250 for MBA Global MBA programs, excelling in MIM Accounting & Finance with 201-250, and MS at 396 in Engineering and Technology. Simon Fraser University is recommended to study MS. as it ranks 201-250 in QS - Mathematics Rankings by QS. This ranking stood at 201-250 in 2022. Simon Fraser University attracts UG and PG students, especially with its unique courses for international students and its wide opportunities across various disciplines.   

Simon Fraser University Subject Ranking 2023 FAQs

Q. What is Simon Fraser University MBA course ranking?

A. Simon Fraser University has a good ranking globally and within the country. The university excels in MBA, according to QS rankings from 2021 to 2023. These consistently high rankings reflect the university’s overall performance and show that the university is highly reputed. Below table showcases Simon Fraser University MBA ranking:

QS Global MBA Ranking Year 

Simon Fraser University Ranking 

2023 

201-250 

2022 

201-250 

2021 

201-250 

Q. How has Simon Fraser University MIM performed in the past years?

A. The MIM course offered in various specializations at Simon Fraser University rank among the top courses globally. As per QS, Simon Fraser University MIM has been ranked under Accounting & Finance and QS - Mathematics Rankings category at 201-250 and 201-250, respectively. Additionally, MS QS - Biological Sciences Rankings stood at 351-400. Below table showcases how have Simon Fraser University MIM courses performed in the past years: 

QS Ranking Category 

Simon Fraser University Ranking 2023 

Simon Fraser University Ranking 2022 

Simon Fraser University Ranking 2021 

Global MBA 

201-250 

201-250 

201-250 

QS - Mathematics Rankings 

201-250 

201-250 

201-250 

Q. Where do Simon Fraser University MS courses rank globally?

A. Simon Fraser University has demonstrated notable progress in recent years for MS courses. As per Engineering and Technology, the ranking stood at 396 in 2023 and 390 position in 2022.

Q. Which are the most popular majors offered at Simon Fraser University?

A. The Simon Fraser University is a renowned institution and it offers its students a wide range of intake terms for undergraduate and graduate courses. Simon Fraser University stands out with its academic programs with its diverse fields, as it has been ranked in below categories by QS, including Global MBA, Accounting & Finance, QS - Mathematics Rankings, Engineering and Technology, QS - Biological Sciences Rankings, among others. 

Q. What is the Accounting & Finance ranking of Simon Fraser University for 2023?

A. Over years, the University of Simon Fraser University has made good strides in Accounting & Finance in QS rankings.  In 2023, the Accounting & Finance ranking of Simon Fraser University was 201-250. This ranking moved to 201-250 in 2022. These consistent ranking of Simon Fraser University showcase how good and well-reputed the Accounting & Finance courses are. 

Ranking for Business & Management Studies Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20192020202120222023

QS - Global MBA [5]

151-200201-250201-250201-250201-250

THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Business and Economics [6]

126-150126-150151-175176-200251-300
  • QS

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  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [6] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More

Ranking for Engineering Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20192020202120222023

QS - Engineering and Technology [7]

285323340390396

THE (Times Higher Education) - Engineering [8]

201-250301-400301-400251-300301-400

THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Computer Science [8]

201-250151-175151-175126-150101-125
  • QS

    [7] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [8] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More

Ranking for Law Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Law Ranking

3738273636

    Ranking for Mass Communication & Media Courses

    An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

    Ranked By20192020202120222023

    QS - Communication and Media Studies Rankings

    101-15051-100101-150101-150101-150

      Ranking for Humanities & Social Sciences Courses

      An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

      Ranked By201820192020202120222023

      ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Political Sciences Rankings

      101-150101-150101-150101-150101-150NA

      ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Sociology Rankings

      NA101-150101-150101-150101-150NA

      QS - QS - Sociology Rankings

      NANA251-300251-300201-250201-250

      THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Psychology Rankings

      NA101-125151-175151-175201-250101-125

        Ranking for Arts ( Fine / Visual / Performing ) Courses

        An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

        Ranked By20192020202120222023

        QS - QS - Art & Design Rankings

        NA151-200151-200101-150151-200

        THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts and Humanities Rankings

        176-200176-200151-175151-175151-175

          Ranking for Science Courses

          An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

          Ranked By201820192020202120222023

          ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Mathematics Rankings

          151-200201-300NANANANA

          ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Physics Rankings

          201-300301-400301-400301-400201-300NA

          QS - Physics and Astronomy Rankings

          NA251-300301-350351-400351-400401-450

          QS - QS - Biological Sciences Rankings

          NA301-350351-400401-450301-350351-400

          QS - QS - Mathematics Rankings

          NA151-200201-250201-250201-250201-250

          THE (Times Higher Education) - Life Sciences Rankings

          NA201-250201-250201-250201-250201-250

            Ranking for Accounting & Commerce Courses

            An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

            Ranked By20192020202120222023

            QS - Accounting & Finance [9]

            251-300NANA201-250201-250
            • QS

              [9] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
            Location
            University CityBurnaby, British Columbia, Canada
            Size of cityMedium
            Population of City2,32,755

            Contact Details

            Address

            8888 University Drive
            Burnaby, B.C.
            Canada. V5A 1S6

            Burnaby ( British Columbia)

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            Email

            gradstudies@sfu.ca