Collaborative PhD


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable). Fee is waived for students currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program at the University of Manitoba.

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.

Collaborative PhD

The Collaborative PhD Program at the University of Manitoba is intended to provide an opportunity for outstanding graduate students to receive training at both the University of Manitoba and a collaborating university outside of Canada. Students spend a period in residence and complete portions of their program of study, and fulfill all requirements of, each university.

Expected Duration

  • Degree requirements must be completed within a maximum of 6 years from the date of initial registration in a PhD program at the University of Manitoba.

Program Fees (Full Time)

  • Two years tuition, then continuing fees in subsequent years

Application Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a PhD program
  • Rationale for Applying to a Collaborative PhD Program
  • CV of Advisor at University of Manitoba
  • CV of Advisor at Collaborating University
  • IP and Ethics form

Application Deadlines

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September March 1, 2018 Apply



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

Course Listings

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