Student Exchange Program (for U of M students)

Are you interested in spending one to two terms of your U of M degree abroad? The International Centre (IC) offers a university-wide exchange program that is open to eligible students in many U of M faculties.

International Centre Exchange Application Period

Main application period: Dec. 1, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020 (applications open on Dec. 1, 2019)

  • Available term(s) for exchange: Summer 2020 (for unfilled placements only), 2020-21 academic year (Fall 2020 and/or Winter 2021) and Summer 2021

Results will be emailed to students in March 2020.

Secondary application period: March 1 – April 30, 2020 (applications open March 1, 2020)

  • Available term(s) for exchange: Winter 2021 and Summer 2021 (unfilled placements only for both terms)

Results will be emailed to students in May 2020. 


2020/21 Exchange Application Guide

Application Requirements Checklist – All steps must be completed before the application deadline
Application Process
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
Frequently Asked Questions
Budget Working Sheet (pdf)
International Student Exchange Program Referee Guidelines 

List of Exchange Partner Universities (Outbound)


The following faculties offer exchange programs that are open to their students only. If your faculty is listed and you are interested in one of their partner schools, apply directly with the exchange coordinator in your faculty.


International Centre Student Exchange Coordinator advising hours
By appointment only
(Nov. 4 – Jan. 29 and March 2 – April 29)
No advising hours in February

Mondays and Tuesdays – 1 to 4 p.m.
Wednesdays – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

To book appointments: International@umanitoba.ca (include full name and student number) or 204-474-8501

*Students are required to read the Exchange Application Guide prior to their appointment.