International Education

Eighth annual PACE Cultural Evening celebrates diversity

The University of Winnipeg Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) is hosting their eighth annual Cultural Evening at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) on Friday, January 18 from 6:00 – 10:00 pm.

Quillasinga delegation from Colombia visits UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg welcomed the Quillasinga delegation from Colombia for an afternoon of cultural exchange events.

Celebrating International Culture Day at UWinnipeg

Take a trip around the world and celebrate the diversity of cultures on UWinnipeg’s campus at the fourth annual International Culture Day event on Thursday, November 2.

Norwegian students study energy, sustainability at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg hosted its first cohort of Norwegian exchange students this week as part of its ongoing Norway-Canada Sustainable Energy Project.

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 >

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 >