University of Manitoba
Welcome to the University of Manitoba – western Canada’s first university. Founded more than 137 years ago, and located in the heart of the country, we are the region’s largest and only research intensive university offering over 100 degrees, diplomas, and certificates – more than 60 at the undergraduate level including professional disciplines such as medicine, law, and engineering.Our energetic university community is comprised of close to 30,000 students, 8,700 faculty and staff, and 190,000 alumni. Nearly 13 per cent of our current students are international, representing close to 104 countries.
Our university stimulates over $1.8 billion in economic activity in the province, and we are leaders in Manitoba’s knowledge economy with groundbreaking research in areas such as nanotechnology, functional foods and nutraceuticals, HIV/AIDS, and climate change.With a strong legacy of excellence to guide us, the University of Manitoba and its dynamic community of researchers, students, teachers and staff, are addressing the challenges facing Canada and the world in the 21st century.
The University of Manitoba is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Twelve U of M doctoral students have received a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship in the five years since the award was introduced.Ninety-seven students have been awarded the prestigious Rhodes scholarship to date — more than any other university in western Canada. Since 1995, the Asper School of Business has dominated international business planning competitions with more than 50 first-place wins. At the U of M you’ll find 46 Canada Research Chairs — the country’s top experts in their fields — and the only Canada Excellence Research Chair in Arctic Geomicrobiology and Climate Change.
Why University of Manitoba
- Top ranked university
- Only university in Manitoba offering accredited Architecture degrees
- Wide range of courses
- Has medical school
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