The U of M is at the heart of North America, where the first treaties since the Confederation of Canada were signed and where the Métis organized the Confederation of Manitoba in 1870. We are home to one of the largest Indigenous student populations in Canada.
With two campuses in Winnipeg and over 100 programs, the U of M provides the opportunity to experience learning in a different and supportive environment. The university is the largest and only research intensive, medical-doctoral university in the province of Manitoba.
We have 29,000+ students (25,600 undergraduate – 5,000+ international – 2,400 Indigenous)
The U of M offers over 100 accredited and internationally-recognized programs. We are the oldest university in western Canada, having just celebrated our 140th anniversary. We are ranked in the globally-recognized QS World Universities Ranking and Times Higher Education. We boast more than 350 Bison Sports athletes in our elite interuniversity sport programs.
2018/19 Main Exchange Application Periods
March 1 - April 15
for Sept. start date
(Fall Term: Sept. 2018 – Dec. 2018)
and/or Jan. start date
(Winter term: Jan. 2019 – April 2019)
(course availability is limited)
Aug. 15 – Sept. 1
for Jan. start date
(Winter Term: Jan. 2019 – April 2019)
for May/June start date
*Early submission is highly recommended for students who wish to begin their study in May.
Please contact your Exchange Coordinator at your home institution for any exchange related questions/concerns prior to contacting us.
Exchange related questions: