University of Winnipeg

University of Winnipeg

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Program Overview

The University of Winnipeg's (UW) Faculty of Science offers 3-year, 4-year, and Honours Bachelor of Science (BSc) degrees within Anthropology, Applied Computer Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Biopsychology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Geography, Mathematics & Statistics, and Physics. UW's exceptional science courses and associated labs provide students with valuable hands-on experience, as well as the opportunity to work cooperatively in a group setting. UW's science programs also offer excellent training for entry into a wide variety of professions.


The construction of a state-of-the-art Science Complex and Richardson College for the Environment, expected to open in Fall 2011, will enhance Science education and research
Students have the opportunity to interact closely with committed, experienced and skilled faculty, many of whom are world-class researchers at the forefront of their respective fields
A cooperative education option is offered
New health-care related programs in Medical Physics, Radiation Therapy, and Radiation Health & Safety are being planned in the Department of Physics for 2010/11
An innovative Science/Business degree will be introduced in 2010/11

Institute Accreditation

Provincial Accreditation

Colleges in Canada Manitoba Advanced Education and Literacy

Credentials Offered (Undergraduate Only)

Colleges in Canada Bachelor Degree
Colleges in Canada Dual Degree
Colleges in Canada Double Major

Fields of Study

Colleges in Canada Biochemistry
Colleges in Canada Biological Science
Colleges in Canada Chemistry
Colleges in Canada Earth Science
Colleges in Canada Environmental Science
Colleges in Canada Health & Medical Science
Colleges in Canada Mathematics & Statistics
Colleges in Canada Natural Sciences (general)
Colleges in Canada Physics
Colleges in Canada Space Science

Program Options

Colleges in Canada Co-op Education
Colleges in Canada Industry Practicum/Internship
Colleges in Canada Peer Tutoring

Buildings & Facilities

UW is proud to offer exceptional facilities for students in the Faculty of Science. The Faculty's numerous laboratories provide students with access to an extensive range of equipment. Opportunities for science education and research will be further enhanced upon completion of the Science Complex and Richardson College for the Environment, scheduled to open in the fall of 2011. As part of UW's commitment to sustainability, the new complex will be a model of green building technology and energy efficiency. The complex will feature innovative science programming, and an interactive, community-centered approach to education.

Admissions & Tuition

Application Deadline    
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Colleges in CanadaRolling Notification
Personal Statement: Not Required
Interview: Not Required
Letters of Reference: Not Required
Annual Tuition (C$): 3,000 - 3,500
Faculty/Department Scholarships & Bursaries Available: Yes

University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2E9
Phone:  1-204-258-2919
Fax: 1-204-783-7981

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Program Profile
Canadian Schools Name of Credential Awarded: Bachelor of Science
Canadian Schools Length of Program: < 4 Yrs

Average Class Size:
Colleges in Canada Core Classes: 10 - 200
Colleges in Canada Areas of Concentration Classes: 10 - 200

Student Profile
Canadian Schools Total F/T Undergraduate Student Enrolment in Program (All Years): 710
Male/Female Ratio:
Colleges in Canada % Male: 45
Colleges in Canada % Female: 56
Canadian Schools % International Students: 5
Canadian Schools # Countries of Origin: 31 or more

Program Quick Stats
Canadian Schools Faculty/Department Name: Faculty of Science
Canadian Schools Year Faculty/Department Founded: 1967
Canadian Schools # Fields of Study/Concentrations: 9
Canadian Schools Opportunities for Part-Time Study: Yes
Canadian Schools # Full-Time Faculty: 87
Canadian Schools Total Tuition/Program Fees for Credential (C$): 12,000 - 14,000

Institute Overview
Canadian Schools Institute Name: University of Winnipeg
Canadian Schools Institute Type: 4-Yr University Canadian Schools Public or Private: Public Canadian Schools Year Founded: 1967
Canadian Schools # Faculties: 5
Canadian Schools # Full-Time Faculty: 330
Canadian Schools # Full-Time Students: 5,850
Canadian Schools # Part-Time Students: 3,186
Canadian Schools % International Students: 6
Canadian Schools Campus Setting: Urban
Canadian Schools On-Campus Residence/Dormitories: Yes
Canadian Schools Nearest City: Winnipeg
Canadian Schools City Population: 712,000 Canadian Schools Cost of Living: Medium Canadian Schools Climate Range: -30°C to 30°C
University of Winnipeg
University of Winnipeg
University of Winnipeg
University of Winnipeg
University of Winnipeg