Student Resources

Student Groups

ASBAA: Asper School of Business Accounting Association
The Asper School of Business Accounting Association (ASBAA) is the largest and most recognized student groups in the faculty aside from the Commerce Students’ Association. We are dedicated to assisting students who either wish to learn more about major or those pursuing a career in the field.

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MISA: Management Information Systems Association
MISA is a growing group that focuses on linking technology with business. We hold an annual networking conference, called biztek, to provide MIS students with an opportunity to interact with business leaders and professionals in Winnipeg, and to learn about how they use Management Information Systems in the workplace.

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UMFO: University of Manitoba Finance Organization
The University of Manitoba Finance Organization (UMFO) is one of the largest and most active student groups in Asper, and is here to bridge the gap between you and the exciting industry of Finance. UMFO is dedicated to all students at the University, from first-year students with minimal knowledge, to fourth-year students with relevant work experience. If you are a student with a general interest in Finance, or desire to learn more about the industry, UMFO is for you!

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UMIG: University of Manitoba Investment Group
UMIG hosts social events and activities for those looking to hone their investment skills and knowledge, and share resources with others. Join up and take part in their annual Stock Market Challenge.

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Professional Designations

Several external organizations related to the areas in our Department grant the following formal designations:

Many of our Department members perform significant service for these organizations. In addition, our undergraduate accounting program is accredited by the CMAs.