The Graduate Program in Electrical & Computer Engineering is a research based graduate program, therefore an Academic Advisor is require to oversee and supervise you in your program AND a Research Topic REGARDLESS of degree program.

Should you have questions please contact us by EMAIL ONLY.    Unfortunately, we cannot respond to phone calls. 

STEP 1:  Do You Qualify

STEP 2:  Select Your Graduate Program

STEP 3:  Identify a Research Topic

STEP 4:  Contact a Professor in ECE

STEP 5:  Admiss., Application, Intake, Deadlines

5A. Univ. of Manitoba Graduates

5B. Applicants: Non-Univ. of Manitoba

STEP 6:  Review & Admissions Notification

STEP 7:  Official Documents Required





  1. Please see the list of ECE Academic Advisors at 
  2. Read the Professor's RESEARCH AREA and view their WEB-SITE(if listed)
  3. Make sure your research interest is in a similar field as the Professor's
  4. If you are interested in that Professor's research, please go to
    Step 4:  Contact a Professor in ECE
    to read
    • "HOW TO CONTACT" a professor and
    • "WHAT INFORMATION TO SEND" a professor





Neither Tentative Approval for admissions by an academic advisor within ECE or the submission of an application and payment of processing fees guarantees admissions to the Graduate Program. All applications are reviewed by the Department and the Faculty of Graduate Studies.  Final approval rests with the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

All students are responsible for the content of their Admissions Application and in making sure that the instructions and procedures are followed for the proper submission of an Admissions Application which includes obtaining Tentative Acceptance from a professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering in advance of the submission of an official admissions application.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS:   It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that he / she holds the current and correct documents required by the IRCC to enroll as a graduate student in Canada.  Additionally, International students must conduct themselves in accordance to IRCC rules and regulations.