University of Manitoba is a globally renowned public research university established in the year 1877. It is the first university established in western Canada and is the largest and only research-intensive university of the region. The university has over 181,000 active alumni residing across 139 countries. With an average acceptance rate of 52%, University of Manitoba admission policy is moderately competitive. 

Currently, over 31,000 students are enrolled at the University of Manitoba. The university houses more than 6,300 international students hailing from 115 countries. The university offers more than 100 degrees, diplomas, and certificates at the undergraduate level. International students can choose from 99 graduate programs and 47 doctoral courses at the University of Manitoba. This also includes professional disciplines such as medicine, law, and engineering.

University of Manitoba offers admission around the year in several intakes with deadlines varying by program. At the University of Manitoba, the average tuition cost for an undergraduate international student is around 13 lakhs INR. The cost of pursuing graduate and doctoral courses at the university varies based on the program types. International students in financial need get financial assistance from the university and external organizations through various grants and loans. The scholarship value at Manitoba varies from around 1,000-7,000 CAD

University of Manitoba Rankings

University of Manitoba has been ranked at #651-700 in QS World University Rankings, 2023. Following are some of the top rankings of the university according to several globally trusted ranking agencies:

  • #501 in Graduate Employability Rankings by QS World University Rankings, 2022
  • #301-350 in World University Rankings by Times Higher Education, 2022
  • #15 in Best Global Universities in Canada by U.S. News and World Report, 2022
  • #387 in Best Global Universities by U.S. News and World Report, 2022
Programs Total Annual Fees
Master of Engineering [M.Eng], Mechanical Engineering INR 5,92,245
Master of Science [M.Sc], Mathematics INR 5,92,245
Master of Engineering [M.Eng], Electrical and Computer Engineering INR 7,49,685
Master of Science [M.Sc], Computer Science INR 5,92,245
Master of Science [M.Sc], Civil Engineering INR 5,92,245
Master of Science [M.Sc], Chemistry INR 5,92,245
Master of Science [M.Sc], Statisticsb INR 5,92,245


University of Manitoba Accommodation 

Staying alone in a foreign land miles away from home is never an easy choice to make. Thus, to facilitate your stay and offer you the best first experience with Canada, the university provides various accommodation alternatives. Students can choose from different on-campus and off-campus housing options as per their needs and budgets and can make themselves feel at home.


On-campus facilities include 4 residential buildings, namely, Arthur V. Mauro Residence, Mary Speechly Hall, Pembina Hall, and University College Residence. Over 1,350 students each year avail the benefits of the university experience in its different residences which comes with its own unique atmosphere and facilities.

Some of the common facilities provided at each hall are as mentioned below.

  • Well-furnished rooms.
  • Meal plans.
  • Study space.
  • Lounges with TVs and DVD players.
  • In-house laundry facilities.
  • Storage space.
  • Rooms wired for a telephone.
  • High-speed Internet facility.
  • Reserved parking (obtainable through Parking Services only).



  • The University offers various alternatives for students seeking off-campus accommodation for experiencing a feeling of independence while staying in close proximity to campus.
  • Its two campuses —Fort Garry campus and Bannatyne campus have various student-friendly neighborhoods with frequent bus service for the comfort of candidates.
  • Neighborhoods close to Fort Garry include University Heights, Fort Richmond, Richmond West, and others.
  • Whereas areas in the northwest part of the city, particularly near the City Centre are at a traveling distance from Bannatyne Campus.
  • Winnipeg offers different housing options in almost all sizes and rents. The available options include apartments, homes, or condominiums available for both rent and lease.
  • Properties within 8 km of campus (food plus utilities) will cost around 342 to 908 CAD.


University of Manitoba Placements

International students get career assistance throughout their journey in the University of Manitoba at the Career Services. Career Connect, the University of Manitoba career and employment hub assists students with career pathway planning, access to employment resources and other facilities. Students can meet with a career consultant, and connect with a career mentor, alumni or industry partners. The resume learning centre helps students with resources to enhance their resume and cover letters.