Admissions Information
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Before you consider applying for admission, please ensure that you meet the admissions criteria for the graduate program you are interested in and that you are familiar with the requirements of the program. Admissions criteria and program requirements are described in detail in the Student Handbook. Admission criteria differ for each of the four graduate programs in Community Health Sciences. Students whose admission GPA is below 3.0 will not be considered. Applicants who need help calculating their admission GPA should refer to this website:

• Master of Science (M.Sc.)
• Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)
• Diploma in Population Health (Dip.PH)
• Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Admission Deadline

The deadline for applying to one of our four graduate programs is January 10, 2021Late applications will not be reviewed.

If you are applying to any of our graduate programs for September 2021 Apply Here

What information will I need to submit?

Regarding Occasional Student Status:

An Occasional Student is a student wishing to take graduate courses with no intention of proceeding towards an advanced degree at the University of Manitoba.  Occasional student status is not advised for international students due to study permit limitations.

Canadian Students seeking Occasional Student status must apply by:

October 1 for consideration for Winter 2022 (January) admission.
February 1 for consideration for Summer 2021 (May/July) admission.
June 1 for consideration for Fall 2021 (September) admission.

WHEN APPLYING:  You must include instructor permission for courses you wish to take.

Priority is given to CHS/Other Program Students.  Prior to registration, you will need to contact the instructor of the course(s) you wish take to determine if there is space available in the course to allow for your OS registration.

Where do I apply for OS application?
If you are applying for admission as an Occasional Student Apply Here