University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, Canada
At the University of Manitoba, our strength comes from our place and our people. Manitoba is cold; it’s flat, it has a challenging climate. But this environment challenges us to adapt, innovate and invent. It compels us to grow and dares us to create. Join the graduate students and researchers who come here from every corner of the world. They are drawn to this place because it offers something that is rare and invaluable: the opportunity to do transformational research.

About

The University of Manitoba, western Canada’s first university, is a member of the U15 and ranked one of the top 50 research-intensive universities in Canada. We are located in the heart of Canada – Winnipeg, Manitoba – and offer more than 100 programs. Choose from 47 doctoral, 90 master’s and one diploma program. Every year our faculty members secure more than $160 million in external funding. Experience a university that is:

  • Home to 48 Canada Research Chair positions and a Canada Excellence Research Chair
  • Home or partner to 40 research centres, institutes and shared facilities that believe in collaborative research and scholarship
  • A leader in fostering research partnerships with the private sector. In the last decade the university has garnered eight NSERC Synergy Awards for Innovation recognizing outstanding university-industry collaborations. And our recently launched Transformational Partnerships initiative provides incentive for companies by providing innovation at no cost until they turn a profit.

At the U of M you'll find 40 Canada Research Chairs the country's top experts in their fields and a Canada Excellence Research Chair in Arctic Geomicrobiology and Climate Change. Our researchers are making contributions that have a global impact. The U of M ranks 16th among Canada's top 50 research universities for attracting research grants and contracts. We have developed or partnered with 50 research centres, institutes, facilities and groups that believe in collaborative research and scholarship.In 2013-14, U of M research received $155.7 million in funding. As Manitoba's only research-intensive university, we contribute to our community's ongoing and future success.

Research

At the U of M you'll find 40 Canada Research Chairs the country's top experts in their fields and a Canada Excellence Research Chair in Arctic Geomicrobiology and Climate Change. Our researchers are making contributions that have a global impact. The U of M ranks 16th among Canada's top 50 research universities for attracting research grants and contracts. We have developed or partnered with 50 research centres, institutes, facilities and groups that believe in collaborative research and scholarship.In 2013-14, U of M research received $155.7 million in funding. As Manitoba's only research-intensive university, we contribute to our community's ongoing and future success.

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (5)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (5)
Agriculture & Forestry (3)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Education & Training (2)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at University of Manitoba!

Services

The University of Manitoba Athletic Therapy Centre (ATC) offers a wide range of services in order to provide a customized, personal approach to your care. Our staff is committed to ongoing personal and professional development and look forward to getting you back on the road to active living again! Services offered:

Athletic Therapy

  • Manual Therapy (massage, soft tissue release, myofascial release, muscle energy, strain-counter strain, joint and neural mobilization)
  • Therapeutic Ultrasound
  • Laser Therapy
  • Postural Education and Reconditioning
  • Custom Orthotics
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Pain management
  • Pre and post-surgical orthopedic rehabilitation
  • Therapeutic Exercise

Massage Therapy

Sports Medicine Consultations (Sept-April; limited availability)

Student Life

  • We encourage Manitobans to make life vibrant, rewarding and fun. More than 10,000 people use our recreation facilities each year.
  • In 2015 we opened the Active Living Centre on campus. With this new facility and the development of a healthy living course for first-year students, we plan to double student participation rates in sport and recreation activities on campus by 2018.
  • The new Active Living Centre offers over 100,000 square feet of space, 1,000 free weights and accessories, 160 pieces of cardio equipment, a 40-foot climbing wall, and a 200-metre elevated running track.During the summer, more than 6,000 kids experience the University's facilities through Mini U programs, making it one of the largest children's camps in Canada.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.