University of Manitoba

About University of Manitoba


In addition to two main campuses — Fort Garry and Bannatyne — the University of Manitoba has multiple satellite sites throughout the province and research settings around the world. The University features new, modern facilities complemented by historic buildings that have defined the campus for more than a century. These innovative spaces enrich the experiences of students, our community and visitors to campus.

Since 1877, the University of Manitoba has been driving discovery and inspiring minds through innovative teaching and research excellence. Proudly located in the heart of Canada, the U of M has a strong and engaged community of students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors and community partners. With more than 145,000 alumni living in 140 countries, our impact is global.

FROM HERE we experience the world

At the University of Manitoba we believe an exceptional student experience is built on the foundation of innovative teaching that encourages students to learn, thrive and grow through unique experiential and engagement activities both on and beyond campus.

  • Undergraduate Research Awards have been awarded to 156 students in 2018. This award experience allows students to be mentored full-time with a professor of their choice for 16 weeks during the summer, to receive a $6,500 award, and to gain valuable experience in their field of interest.
  • Students can take part in over 100 service-learning, internship, co-op and exchange programs with the chance to travel and study abroad in more than 35 countries.
  • This year, the University launched a new Community Leadership Development Program empowering students to create positive change in our communities.