International Education

Fees waived for applicants from seven countries

“The University of Winnipeg today announced it is waiving application fees for undergraduate and graduate students from the seven predominantly Muslim countries affected by the immigration ban signed by the United States President. Students from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen can now apply to UWinnipeg for the 2017/18 academic year without paying …Read more >

Further collaboration with Norway on energy

Trondheim, Norway:  A UWinnipeg team is in Norway to strengthen energy research and sustainability initiatives. This is part of a three year project with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), funded by the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education. An exciting aspect of this program is the development of comparative course focused …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s Wong awarded prestigious post in China

WINNIPEG, MB–Dr. Charles Wong, University of Winnipeg’s Canada Research Chair in Ecotoxicology, has been appointed Jinan University Chair Professor at the School of Environment of Jinan University, Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China. This endowed three-year visiting professorship, which begins November 2016, is designed to attract outstanding researchers with an international reputation to share their expertise …Read more >

UWinnipeg and Ukrainian Catholic University unite to create school

UWinnipeg and the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv, Ukraine, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish an international private school as a social enterprise in the City of Lviv, Ukraine.

ESL/EAL Programs Key to Student Success

ESL/EAL Teachers Conference on Campus tomorrow The University of Winnipeg is proud to host the annual conference held by TEAM (Teaching English as a Second Language to Adults of Manitoba) this Friday May 29th. Teachers from UWinnipeg’s own English Language Program will be in attendance, along with their colleagues from across the province, to hear …Read more >

UWinnipeg alum featured in Times Study Abroad (India)

Vinay Iyer, a UWinnipeg alumni from India who graduated in 2010 with a BSc in Applied Computer Science, was recently featured in The Times of India publication “Times Study Abroad 2014-15”. The Times of India is the most widely circulated English daily newspaper in India. Vinay Iyer is also a  finalist for this year’s Future Leaders of Manitoba …Read more >

Sharing Sustainability Strategies in Ukraine

 UWinnipeg co-hosts international forum in Kyiv on October 30 and 31 WINNIPEG, MB – A delegation from The University of Winnipeg with expertise in sustainable development practices is heading to Kyiv, Ukraine to co-host an international forum with colleagues from the National Technical University of Ukraine – Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and the Kyiv School of …Read more >

UWinnipeg Anthropology students to head to the Balkans

 UWinnipeg team now raising funds for flood victims   Photo: UWinnipeg Anthropology students excavate in Serbia, summer 2013  WINNIPEG, MB – Torrential rains that have led to deadly floods in the Balkan region will not prevent a team of University of Winnipeg anthropology students from heading to Serbia from July 20 to August 20, where …Read more >

Ukraine – First hand account with Axworthy – April 22

Tensions between Russia and Ukraine have escalated over the past month. Beyond the headlines, what is going on in Ukraine right now? What role can and should Canada play leading up to the critically important May 25th presidential election? Please join Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Winnipeg, in conversation with Winnipeg Free Press journalist …Read more >

UWinnipeg and Nunavut Arctic College forge partnership

Northern technology grads can earn Bachelor of Science degree The resource development boom underway in the North and specifically Nunavut requires a well-educated and skilled workforce. Nunavut Arctic College and The University of Winnipeg have signed a Memorandum of Understanding which will see graduates of NAC’s Environmental Technology Program transfer to Winnipeg to continue their …Read more >