City Planning


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. Please note that City Planning requires scores above the FGS minimum requirement, as follows:

IELTS A minimum score of 7.0 on the Academic Module
TOEFL (iBT) A minimum score of 94
TOEFL (Paper Based) A minimum score of 580

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 City Planning

The M.C.P is a two-year combined academic and professional program.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent)
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Statement of Research Interest (optional)
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2021 September January 15, 2021 Apply
Winter 2022** January August 1, 2021 Apply


International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2021 September December 1, 2020 Apply



*Applicants should submit their online application with supporting documentation and application fee by the deadline date indicated.

**Winter applications are accepted on a case-by-case basis.

Course Listings

Department Website

201 John A. Russell Building
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
+1 204.474.6578