Benefits of UWinnipeg

Graduate Studies

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Three graduates

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Three graduates

Student presenting

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Student presenting


Faculty members

Faculty Members

Students and Faculty

Students in a classroom

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Why should you choose the University of Winnipeg for your graduate studies?

There are several unique qualities that make The University of Winnipeg attractive to prospective graduate students, including:

*Our graduate programs are innovative and multi-disciplinary. Many are unique to any graduate program in Western Canada.

*Each of our graduate programs offers a student-centred focus on graduate education.

*Lower student-faculty ratio means in a smaller class, you will receive a high-quality education.

*Our graduates value their educational experience, ranking us in the Top-10 of all Canadian universities.

*We seek to provide some financial support to all of the students we accept. Follow the links regarding Tri-Council Awards, Awards & Scholarships, Bursaries, and Other Sources of Funding.

*A number of our graduate programs focus on the Indigenous Community.

*A multidisciplinary Graduate Studies Research Week and Three-Minute Thesis Competition is presented each Spring, which offers students the opportunity to both present and learn from one another.

*Our campus is conveniently situated in the heart of downtown Winnipeg, a city with one of the lowest costs of living as well as one of the highest employment rates in North America.

*The potential for future employment, both for domestic and international students, makes The University of Winnipeg an excellent choice.

*The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) offers additional financial support via a separate student travel grant competition.