University of Guelph
Type Public
Established 1964 (1964)
Chancellor David Mirvish
President Franco Vaccarino
Location Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Campus Suburban
Colors Red, yellow, and black
Nickname Gryphons

University of Guelph (U of G) is a comprehensive public research university in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 1964 after the amalgamation of Ontario Agricultural College, the Macdonald Institute, and the Ontario Veterinary College. The university enrolled more than 21,500 students, and its agricultural sciences program ranked 17 among all universities according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[1]

Informatics programs


The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

Minor (Master) in Bioinformatics
Appears to actually be like a minor for undergraduates: "Students will be admitted to the Master of Bioinformatics program from a range of undergraduate programs in the life sciences. Students from undergraduate programs in the physical or computational sciences will be considered for admission if they are considered to have sufficient biological background."
Available online? No
Program URL:

M.S. in Bioinformatics
?? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL:

Ph.D. in Bioinformatics
?? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "University of Guelph". U.S. News & World Report - Best Global Universities. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 29 November 2016.