Physician Assistant Studies


Application Fee: $125 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 Physician Assistant Studies requires scores above the FGS minimum requirement, as follows:

IELTS A minimum score of 7.0 on the Academic module and 7.0 across all bands

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. 

Master of Physician Assistant Studies

The program consists of an academic first year comprised of classroom, small group and self study work, followed by 13 months of clinical rotations in a variety of medical and surgical environments throughout Manitoba. 

Expected Duration

  • 26 months

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree
  • Successfully completed or be enrolled in undergraduate level courses (three credit hours each) in Human Anatomy, Human Physiology and Biochemistry if they were not included in the Bachelor's degree.
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Self-Declaration Statement
  • CASPer Test
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2022 September January 15, 2022 Apply



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

This program is only open to Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents of Canada.

A competitive GPA for the M.P.A.S. program is 3.5.

Academic Calendar, M.P.A.S.

Department Website

260 Brodie - 727 Bannatyne Avenue
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W3
+1 204.272.3094