McMaster University is a Canadian educational institution and organization located in Hamilton, Ontario. Founded on April 23, 1887, the university is named after its founder, William McMaster. It operates as a subsidiary of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation , and is currently active. The university's DUNS number is 207510108, and its full address is 1280 Main St W Suite 20 Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8 Canada.
Aside from its main campus, McMaster University also has other subsidiaries that provide various services and programs for students. Some of these subsidiaries include the McMaster University Library and the McMaster Faculty of Engineering. The university is widely recognized for its PICO process, an innovative approach that focuses on key components of research questions to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of gathering evidence for practice.
McMaster University is also known as the Marauders and has been granted 121 patents.