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Industry leaders agree that Toronto has emerged as one of the world’s thriving technology hubs. It’s no surprise that companies like Google and Uber selected Toronto to expand their operations.

U of T’s iconic St. George campus is located in the heart of this dynamic and diverse city — the perfect place for Canada’s #1 engineering school. Our neighbours include MaRS Discovery District, major multinationals and world-class hospitals. This proximity facilitates unique academic and industrial collaborations that create incredible opportunities for our students and recent grads.

Beyond the professional perks of living in an innovative city, Toronto is an incredible place to live. From its cultural festivals and concerts to unforgettable attractions and delicious food, this city offers exciting activities all year round to suit every taste and preference.

Studying at a university in a metropolitan city also has its advantages when it comes to housing. In addition to several on-campus residence options, U of T is surrounded by student-friendly housing options. Toronto’s transit system and underground pedestrian system makes the entire city accessible.

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