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University of Manitoba ART EXC
Winnipeg, Canada (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Program Details:
Postgraduate coursework, Undergraduate
Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
Anticipated Places:
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
Arts and Social Sciences
Program Description:


University of Manitoba
Location: Winnipeg, Canada
Year Established: 1877
Student Population: 29,800
Located in Canada’s largest province of Manitoba, the University of Manitoba (U of M) is a public university based in Winnipeg. It is a research-intensive university offering programs such as law, business, native studies and health sciences.
The University of Manitoba places emphasis on native studies, providing services to urban Aboriginal people. It also runs courses on human ecology, kinesiology and social work.
Unique Characteristics
The University offers more than 90 degree courses, 60 of them at undergraduate level. Most academic units offer graduate study programs leading to Master and Doctoral degrees.
Despite being the butt of a Simpsons joke: “That’s it, back to Winnipeg!” the western Canadian city has a lot to offer. It is considered cultured, confident and captivating with its historic neighborhoods and university scene. It is a diverse, multicultural city and home to one of the world’s best fringe festivals.

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Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university

Subject Area/s:

Arts and Social Sciences

Fine Arts


Exclusions apply

Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Term 1: September - December
Term 2: January - April

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University


15 credits

The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
The university uses letter grades from A+ through F, based on a 4.5 point GPA. More information on the host university's grading system.

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period


Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English.


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city

Housing options are offered by the host university. Students should apply early. Fall exchange students must apply at the beginning of April, winter exchange students should apply in September, summer exchange students should apply in February.

Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university

Semester/Term Dates
Access the University's calendar
An international student
 orientation is held before the start of semester

Support Services 
The International Student Advising Services provides assistance to exchange students.

Information from the High Commission of Canada in Australia

Student Experiences

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