Trent Durham GTA Top 5

You’ve applied to an outstanding university. What makes Trent so exceptional? Read our top five highlights, and come visit us to learn more.

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Trent Durham GTA Tops the Charts

For eight years running, we have been the #1 undergraduate university in Ontario. We are also #1 in Canada for Scholarships and Bursaries, #1 in Ontario for highest overall quality, and 95% of students are happy they chose Trent.



Group of students looking at the camera and posing for a group photo.We’re Growing

We’re breaking new ground at Trent Durham GTA – literally! The Trent Durham experience is more in demand than ever and expansion plans are in the works. New residence rooms, classrooms, and an outdoor green space are all features students can look forward to.



A professor and two students sitting around a table and talking to one anotherTeaching is our Primary Focus

At Trent Durham GTA, being teaching focused means having professors that know you by name and take an interest in your academic success. With our 18:1 student to faculty ratio, our classrooms are spaces of collaboration and will help students create connections unheard of in today’s mega-university environment.



Students in gowns during convocation at Trent's Durham Campus.Your Career Starts Here

Getting career-ready starts on day one at Trent Durham GTA. Community-based research, internships, and field school options are just a few of the experiential learning opportunities available to students to prepare them for career success. Career experience is also guaranteed for every Trent student. No wonder 90% of our grads are hired within six months of graduating.



Students sitting at their desks during a lectureAcademic Innovation for Today’s World

Boasting an academic catalogue covering everything from Law & Arts/Law & Business, Psychology and our prestigious School of Business, to Social Work and Media Studies, we’re also the exclusive home to Child & Youth Studies, Communications & Critical Thinking, the new Policing & Community Well-being degree, 16-month Master of Management, and postgraduate certificates in Human Resource Management and Marketing & Entrepreneurship. New programs are always being added , meaning that there are even more ways to pursue your passions at Trent Durham GTA.