Community Health Sciences


Dip.P.H. | M.Sc. | M.P.H. | Ph.D.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Science/Master of Public Health/Diploma in Population Health

The Dip.P.H. program is course-based (18 credit hours), while the M.Sc. requires completion of seven courses (21 credit hours) and the research and defense of a thesis. The M.P.H. program requires completion of thirty credit hours of 7000-level courses.

Expected Duration

  • Dip.P.H. - 1 year
  • M.Sc./M.P.H. - 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent)
  • Minimum of three years paid work experience in the public health field (M.P.H. only)
  • CV/Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3
  • Advisor Letter (M.Sc. only)

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2019 September January 10, 2019 Apply

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Doctor of Philosophy

The PhD in Community Health Sciences requires completion of 18 credit hours of courses, a candidacy examination, and researching, writing and defending a thesis/dissertation.

Expected Duration

  • 4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Thesis-based Master's degree in community health sciences or public health with content equivalent to that offered by the department, or a thesis-based Master's degree in the basic medical sciences, biological or social sciences or professional master's degrees, such as nursing, education or social work.
  • CV/Resume
  • Supervisor Support Letter
  • Publication/Writing Sample
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2019 September January 10, 2019 Apply

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Occasional

An Occasional Student is a student wishing to take graduate courses with no intention of proceeding towards an advanced degree at the University of Manitoba.

Program Fees

Application Requirements

  • Honours or four-year Bachelor's degree
  • Permission from the instructor(s) for the course(s) you wish to take (email from professor will suffice)

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Summer 2019 May February 1, 2019 Apply
Fall 2019 September June 1, 2019 Apply
Winter 2020 January October 1, 2019 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2019 January March 1, 2019 Apply
Winter 2020 January July 1, 2019 Apply
Summer 2020 May November 1, 2019 Not Open Yet

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Notes

Completed within online application form (i.e., not as an upload)

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.
 


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