UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA – [U OF M], WINNIPEG, MANITOBA

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University of Manitoba: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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Located in Canada, the University of Manitoba ( U of M) is a public research university established in the year 1877. As per US News and World report, the university ranks 17th nationally and is one of the prestigious Canadian institutes, with an international population of around 18% from over 120 countries.

Showing endless commitment to its motto of “Floreat” or “Flourish”, the university has been gracefully embracing challenges and producing impactful researchers for decades. Though it is one of the oldest universities in Canada, it is as humble as its inhabitants in terms of offering skilled education at an affordable price in respect to other Canadian Universities.

U of M offers admissions around the year in several intakes and follows different deadlines for its array of programs. The admission procedure followed at the university is holistic in approach and comes down to an acceptance rate of 52%.

While it is majorly renowned for the programs offered in its Faculty of Architecture, Engineering, Medicine and Agriculture, its other programs like Native Studies and Jazz in School of Music are just as brilliant at an unparalleled level.

Highlights

University typePublic
Rank17th in Canada
CoursesUndergraduate, graduate degree, certificate, and diploma
No. of Campuses3
Employment rate83% (Asper School of Business, 2018 reports)
Application Fee90 USD
English Language Proficiency TestsTOEFL/IELTS or equivalent
Financial Aid for International StudentsAvailable as Scholarships 
Official Websiteumanitoba.ca

Programs, Campuses and Accommodation

University of Manitoba is a prestigious university renowned for its student satisfaction. This reflects in the variety of programs, its quality and endless accommodation options it offers. For the aid of current international aspirants, the basic program and living alternatives available at the university are compiled below.

University of Manitoba Courses

U of M offers an array of courses that includes over 100 programs at the levels of undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate. The available courses are spread in various faculties and schools of the university, namely, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, Faculty of Architecture, School of Art, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Science and Faculty of Social Work, to name a few.

The programs are offered in various modes such as Regular education, Extended or continuing education and Online distance education.

Some of the highly-demanded courses at the university favorite among applicants are as follows:

  • Engineering
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • MBA

University of Manitoba Campuses

The university is spread in 676 acres across three campuses, namely Bannatyne Campus, Fort Garry Campus and William Norrie Centre.

  • The Bannatyne Campus: consists of ten buildings, comprises the medical and dental educational units.
  • The Fort Garry Campus: the main campus, consists of more than 60 teaching and research buildings.
  • The William Norrie Centre: the campus for social work education.

NOTE: All the campuses are commutable via public transportation facilities available at extremely affordable prices.

University of Manitoba Accommodation Options

Staying alone in a foreign land miles away from home is never an easy choice to make. Thus, to facilitate your stay and offer you the best first experience with Canada, the university provides various accommodation alternatives. Students can choose from different on-campus and off-campus housing options as per their needs and budgets and can make themselves feel at home.

Admissions and Entry Requirements

There is a standard application fee of 50$ for all applicants and 100$ assessment fee which is refundable if the applicant is rejected. The tuition fee is different for each program and may vary for International and domestic students.

Applicants can apply for admission in the college keeping below mentioned things in mind

  • Not less than 19 years of age
  • ACT/SAT/AP scores
  • English proficiency (IELTS) scores
  • Interview for admission
  • Design portfolio for diploma courses
  • Official transcripts etc.

On campus

On-campus facilities include 4 residential buildings, namely, Arthur V. Mauro Residence, Mary Speechly Hall, Pembina Hall and University College Residence. Over 1,350 students each year avail the benefits of the university experience in its different residences which comes with its own unique atmosphere and facilities.

Some of the common facilities provided at each hall are as mentioned below.

  • Well-furnished rooms.
  • Meal plans.
  • Study space.
  • Lounges with TVs and DVD players.
  • In-house laundry facilities.
  • Storage space.
  • Rooms wired for a telephone.
  • High-speed Internet facility.
  • Reserved parking (obtainable through Parking Services only)

NOTE: Applicants are recommended to apply for accommodation at the earliest without waiting for a Letter of Admission. The amount deposited is completely refundable and can be obtained back on the cancellation of admission for any reason.

Off campus

The University offers various alternatives for students seeking off-campus accommodation for experiencing a feeling of independence while staying in close proximity to campus. Its two campuses —Fort Garry campus and Bannatyne campus have various student-friendly neighborhoods with frequent bus service for the comfort of candidates. Neighborhoods close to Fort Garry include University Heights, Fort Richmond, Richmond West, and others. Whereas areas in the northwest part of the city, particularly near the City Centre are at a traveling distance from Bannatyne Campus.

Winnipeg offers different housing options in almost all sizes and rents. The available options include apartments, homes or condominiums available for both rent and lease.

Properties within 8 km of campus (food plus utilities) will cost around 264 to 701 USD.

University of Manitoba Admission Process

Admission process of every individual organization is a holistic process where each step must be carefully observed for successful enrolment. The admission-related information for a candidate aspiring for U of M is as mentioned below.

Deadlines

Deadlines for admission to an array of programs available at the university differ. It is highly recommended that you take extra note of these deadlines and ensure to send in applications prior to the last date. Some of the upcoming deadlines are compiled as follows:

For undergraduate Fall 2020 (September intake)

Name of ProgramApplication Deadline
Business1-Mar-20
Engineering1-Mar-20
Nursing1-Apr-20
Law1-Dec
Social Work1-Mar

For graduate Fall 2020 (September intake)

Name of ProgramApplication Deadline
Master of Science1-Feb-20
MBA1-Mar-20
Master of Arts1-Feb-20
Master of Law15-Dec-19

How to Apply?

The application process in a few easy steps is as follows:

  • Choose a program of your choice and check its eligibility requirements.
  • Create an online account at the official website.
  • Submit the completed application along with a nonrefundable fee of 90 USD.
  • Upload or mail the necessary documents as specified.
  • Keep updated with your application portal and wait for an offer of a place.

University of Manitoba Cost of Attendance

It is always a good step to be preprepared for the expenses that await you before applying to a foreign institute. To aid your planning of the accounts needed for surviving in Canada, here is the list of basic expenses that you should definitely take a look at.

Tuition Fee

Tuition cost for various programs available at the institute differs. A list of some popular programs with their respective fee is compiled as follows

Undergraduate programs

Name of CourseRate per credit hour (in USD)
Engineering292
Nursing318
Management360
Arts270
Science323

Graduate Program

Tuition Rate for most graduate courses is calculated at- 452 in USD.

Cost of Attendance

Other Expenses apart from tuition fee that should make your list while defining personal budget is as tabulated below:

Type of ExpenditureCost (in USD, per year)
Books and Supplies750 to 3,750
Accommodation (plus utilities)5,100 to 12,000
Food2,280
Clothing450 to 750
Transportation728
Entertainment563
Health Insurance648
Total10,519 to 20,719

University of Manitoba Scholarships/ Financial Aid

The University of Manitoba offers more than a few financial awards and economic help to the students. The awards are given to academic and athletic achievers with excellent performance records in their respective fields. If you are an international candidate in need of scholarships to study in Canada, then U of M should be one of your priority list. Some of the studentships which can be availed are as mentioned below:

ScholarshipFeatures
Entrance awardMinimum 85% average from the list of eligible high school courses is required;
no application is necessary; students are automatically considered
External Awards & ScholarshipsOffered by various organizations
Athletic AwardsAmount of the award ranges from 375 USD to full tuition;
aspirants need to qualify for membership on any recognized Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) university team
Schulich Leader ScholarshipsThe scholarship is given in a partnership with The Schulich Foundation
The Rhodes ScholarshipA postgraduate award providing financial assistance to outstanding students from around the world to study at the University of Oxford

Note: Most of the studentships available are applications based on different deadlines. Candidates hoping to avail any of these awards should keep timely record of deadlines and apply at the earliest possible opportunity.

Programs

COURSE NAMEANNUAL FEESDURATIONEXAM ACCEPTEDEXAM ACCEPTEDSTATUS
Master of Science [M.Sc] Computer Science$ 8,4932 YEARS TOEFL 86IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Master of Science [M.Sc] Mechanical Engineering$ 8,4932 YEARS TOEFL 86IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Master of Engineering [M.Eng] Mechanical Engineering$ 8,4932 YEARS TOEFL 86IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Computer Engineering$ 16,5754 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Nursing [B.N]$ 14,325
4 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Master of Finance [M.Fin]$ 21,0001 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Master of Science [M.Sc] Management$ 7,4412 YEARS TOEFL 100 IELTS 7VIEW DETAILS
Master of Business Administration [M.B.A]$ 18,0792 YEARS TOEFL 100 IELTS 7VIEW DETAILS
Master of Engineering [M.Eng] Electrical and Computer Engineering$ 8,4932 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Master of Science [M.Sc] Electrical and Computer Engineering$ 8,4932 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] International Business$ 15,1504 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Statistics$ 13,5004 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] Actuarial Mathematics - Science$ 15,1504 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Mathematics$ 13,5004 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Mechanical Engineering$ 16,5754 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Mechanical Engineering - Manufacturing$ 16,575
4 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Respiratory Therapy$ 13,5003 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Engineering$ 16,575
4 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Chemistry$ 13,5004 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Chemistry$ 13,5004 YEARS TOEFL 86 IELTS 6.5VIEW DETAILS

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