Admission to the Asper School is also granted (1) under Track 1 and Track 2 sub-categories of (a) Canadian Indigenous Ancestry Category and (b) Special Consideration (Track 1 only); (2) Manitoba Joint Program Agreements. Please see the admissions bulletins for detailed information on each category at http://www.umanitoba.ca/student/admissions/application/programs/business-application.html
To be eligible to apply for Direct Entry from high school to the Asper School of Business, applicants must meet the criteria listed below:
For September 2020 intake:
For September 2021 intake:
The Direct Entry options apply to current high school students or students who have already graduated from high school but who have completed less than 24 credit hours at an accredited university/college.
Note: Should the number of eligible candidates exceed the available spaces, an average higher than the 85% minimum will be required to be competitive.
You must have all of the qualifying requirements listed below (or the equivalent) with the minimum grade requirements. The number in brackets indicates credit hours.
Students must achieve a minimum admission GPA of 2.0. Please see the Applicant Bulletin for information on how this GPA is calculated.
Students must achieve a minimum grade of C in each course listed above.
Admission in this category is competitive.
Minimum 24 credit hours completed by April 30th
(Note: Although 24 credit hours is the minimum requirement for admission, a full year course load would require 30 credit hours; therefore, students only taking 24 credit hours for admission will need to pick up an extra 6 credit hours of course work once in the Asper School of Business.)
See Applicant Bulletin for complete details.
If you are missing one or more of the Track 1 course requirements, you can apply for admission via Track 2, providing that you have:
Track 2 spots are limited in number.
Although 24 credit hours is the minimum requirement for admission via Track 1 and Track 2, a full-year course load would require 30 credit hours. Therefore, students taking only 24 credit hours for admission will need to pick up an extra 6 credit hours of course work once admitted into the Asper School of Business.