Western University

Canada, Ontario, London

Your degree. Your choice. Your future starts here. Founded in 1878,  Western University delivers ‘The Western Experience’, an exemplary learning experience that engages the best and brightest people challenging them to meet ever-higher standards in the classroom and beyond. We inform every dimension of a student – intellectual, social, cultural as well as physical. From our home in London, Ont., Canada, outward across every continent, Western prepares future leaders to succeed.

Considered Canada’s most beautiful university, Western’s main campus spans 481.2 hectares of Gothic-style buildings mixed with modern, LEED-certified structures that provide an idyllic environment for our community of scholars.

The university is located in London, Canada, a safe, vibrant and welcoming community of more than 383,000 people serving as a regional, medical and industrial hub for southwestern Ontario.

Learn from the best

  • Ranked among the top 1% of universities worldwide
  • One of Canada's Top 10 research-intensive universities
  • Over 40,000 students from 128 countries
  • More than 400 combinations of undergraduate majors, minors and specializations
  • 95.2% employment rate after graduation


Ranked among the top 1% of higher education institutions worldwide, Western ranks 1st in Canada and 3rd in the World in Global Impact, Sustainability Rankings


Services & Amenities

Student Enrollment
Foreign Student Enrolment
5000 <
Off Campus Housing, Optional On Campus Dorms
Four Seasons, Snow
Gender Restriction
Study Types
Bachelor's Degree, Languages
Gap year
City, Metropolitan
Artificial Intelligence, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Integrated Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering, Software Engineering, English BOOST program, Accounting, Actuarial Science, American Studies, Animal Behaviour, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Applied Statistics, Archaeology, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Arts History & Museum Studies, Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biology, CAP: Creative Arts & Production, Chemistry, Classical Studies, Climate Change & Society, Clinical Kinesiology, Commercial Aviation Management, Computer Science, Consumer Behavior, Criminology, Data Science, Democratic Governance, Economics, Ecosystem Studies, Environmental Health, Environmental Science, Epidemiology, Film Studies, Finance, Financial Economics, Financial Modelling, French Studies, Genetics, Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Geology, German Language, Global Justice, Health Sciences, History, Human Resources Management, Indigenous Studies, Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences, International Relations, Italian Language, Jewish Studies, Kinesiology, Linguistic Anthropology, Linguistics, Management & Legal Studies, Mathematics, Media and the Public Interest, Media Information and Technoculture, Medical Biophysics, Medical Cell Biology, Medical Physics, Medical Sciences, Medieval Studies, Microbiology, Middle Eastern Studies, Museum Studies, Music, Pathology, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Philosophy & Economics (PPE), Physics, Physiology, Political Science, Popular Music Studies, Psychology, Rehabilitation Services, Scientific Computing and Numerical Methods, Sexuality Studies, Sociology, Spanish, Studio Arts, Theatre, Women's & Gender Studies
Sport Teams
Cheerleading, Curling, Esports, Men's Badminton, Men's Field Hockey, Men's Figure Skating, Men's Rowing, Men's Rugby, Men's Swimming, Men’s Baseball, Men’s Basketball, Men’s Cross Country, Men’s Fencing, Men’s Football, Men’s Golf, Men’s Ice Hockey, Men’s Lacrosse, Men’s Soccer, Men’s Tennis, Men’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Men’s Volleyball, Men’s Water Polo, Men’s Wrestling, Squash, Table Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Women's Badminton, Women's Figure Skating, Women's Rugby, Women's Swimming, Women's Wrestling, Women’s Basketball, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Fencing, Women’s Field Hockey, Women’s Golf, Women’s Ice Hockey, Women’s Lacrosse, Women’s Rowing, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Softball, Women’s Tennis, Women’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Women’s Volleyball, Women’s Water Polo