University of Manitoba Graduate Scholarship to study in Canada

University of Manitoba Graduate Scholarship to study in Canada

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Those willing to study in Canada, especially in the Manitoba province, are welcome to apply for admission to a Master’s or PhD degree program at the University of Manitoba. Admitted eligible students (regardless of their country of origin or citizenship) will be considered for the University of Manitoba Graduate Scholarship (UMGF). Funded up to $2 million dollars each year, this scholarship program is offered to full-time master’s and PhD students, to recognize and support academic excellence.

This scholarship program to study in North America is awarded to students who have demonstrated superior intellectual ability and academic accomplishment. Students must be recommended by their department or unit to the Faculty of Graduate Studies for a scholarship. Therefore, interested candidates should first apply and get admitted to their chosen programs at the university. The university offers a wide range of programs that cover sciences, technologies, medicine etc.

Founded in 1877, the University of Manitoba (UM, UManitoba, or U of M) is a public research university, located in the province of Manitoba, Canada. UManitoba is the largest university in the province of Manitoba and the first university in western Canada. Ranked in the top 50 of Canada’s research-intensive universities, the University of Manitoba is a member of Canada’s U15. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs. In fact, candidates can choose from 93 master’s programs and 47 doctoral programs.

Program details

  • Host institution: University of Manitoba (UM, UManitoba, or U of M) in Canada.
  • Fields of study: Available graduate programs at the University of Manitoba.
  • Number of scholarships: Not Specified.
  • Duration: Up to four years.
  • Target Group: Open to all nationalities (Foreign students, American students, Canadian citizens and Permanent residents).

University of Manitoba Graduate Scholarship Benefits

This Canada scholarship will provide the following benefits to selected candidates:

  • master’s student will receive awards that are valued at $14,000 per year for 12 or 24 months, for up to a total of $28,000.
  • doctoral awards are valued at $18,000 per year for 12, 24, 36 or 48 months, for up to a total of $72,000.

Candidates should also be awarded that departments/units determine the value and duration of an award. Total duration of this scholarship for any individual graduate student is five years (60 months). This means that a student who has received this scholarship for two years in their master’s program will only be eligible for three years funding at the doctoral level.

Available Programs at the University of Manitoba

The list of available graduate programs at the University of Manitoba is shown below:

  1. Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics (Pre-master's, MSc)
  2. Animal Science (MSc, PhD)
  3. Anthropology (MA, PhD)
  4. Applied Health Sciences (PhD)
  5. Architecture (MArch)
  6. Biochemistry and Medical Genetics (MSc, PhD)
  7. Biological Sciences (MSc, PhD)
  8. Biomedical Engineering (MSc, PhD)
  9. Biosystems Engineering (MEng, MSc, PhD)
  10. Canadian and Intercultural Studies – Université de Saint-Boniface (M ès A)
  11. Chemistry (MSc, PhD)
  12. City Planning (MCP)
  13. Civil Engineering (MEng, MSc, PhD)
  14. Collaborative PhD
  15. Community Health Sciences (MSc, MPH, PhD)
  16. Computer Science (Pre-master's, MSc, PhD)
  17. Design and Planning (Architecture, PhD)
  18. Disability Studies (MA, MSc)
  19. Economics (Pre-master's, MA, PhD)
  20. Education (MEd, PhD)
  21. Education – Université de Saint-Boniface (M en Éd)
  22. Electrical and Computer Engineering (Pre-master's, MEng, MSc, PhD)
  23. English, Theatre, Film, & Media (Pre-master's, MA, PhD)
  24. Entomology (MSc, PhD)
  25. Environment and Geography (MEnv, MSc)
  26. Finance (MFin)
  27. Fine Art (MFA)
  28. Food Science (MSc, PhD)
  29. French, Spanish and Italian (Pre-master's, MA, PhD)
  30. Genetic Counselling (MSc)
  31. Geography (MA, PhD)
  32. Geological Sciences (Pre-master's, MSc, PhD)
  33. German Studies (Pre-master's, MA)
  34. History (Pre-master's, MA, PhD)
  35. Human Anatomy and Cell Science (MSc, PhD)
  36. Human Rights (MHR)
  37. Immunology (MSc, PhD)
  38. Interior Design (Pre-master's, MID)
  39. Landscape Architecture (MLArch)
  40. Law (LLM), and more. Please visit the university website for the full list of available programs.

University of Manitoba Graduate Scholarship Eligibility

To be considered for this scholarship to Study in Canada, you must:

  • have a minimum admission GPA of 3.0 to be considered for this award. Please contact your department as they may have a higher GPA requirement;
  • have been admitted as a full-time student without provision or have been cleared provisional admission as a master’s or PhD student in a graduate program at the University of Manitoba;
  • the scholarship is tenable in the department or unit in which it was offered at the University of Manitoba;
  • not be enrolled as a full-time student in two programs simultaneously.

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  2. University of Windsor Entrance Scholarships To Study in Canada;
  3. Dalhousie University Scholarships.

Why study at the University of Manitoba?

The University of Manitoba is a top-tier research university with a strong reputation for academic excellence. It is home to world-renowned faculty and researchers, and it offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. The university is also committed to sustainability and has a number of green initiatives in place.

In addition to its academic excellence, the University of Manitoba is also an affordable option for students. It has some of the most affordable tuition fees in Canada, and there are a number of scholarships and bursaries available to help students with the cost of their education. The university also offers a co-op program that allows students to gain valuable work experience in their field of study.

Application instructions

Those who wish to apply for this scholarship must contact their departments for the scholarship application process and deadline. Once the department/unit determines their selection, students are recommended to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. The scholarship recipients will be notified with an official letter via email.

Applicants who are successful in the current competition must take up their awards in May, September or January. Students who are unable to accept their award within this academic year must decline the award.

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