University of Manitoba

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
11325 CAD/year
5147 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


At the University of Manitoba, the Department of Immunology, the first in Canada, was founded in 1969. Since the early 1990s, its focus has been on the establishment of a multidisciplinary program in Immunology, encompassing basic and clinical biomedical scientists with expertise in a broad range of immunological topics. 


The Department has received international recognition for major research involving basic immunology, interdisciplinary work, translational immunology and collaboration with industry. We offer a master degree in Immunology at the University of Manitoba. 

With primary and cross-appointed faculty, a comprehensive program of graduate and postdoctoral training, and strong links with immunologically based research groups, the Department of Immunology offers extensive professional opportunities for advancement.

Within our website you will find contact information, to connect with our Researchers, Students, Technicians and Administrative Staff, and to find out about our past, present and future in research and training excellence. Please feel free to contact us to discuss our program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introductory Immunology
  • Immunobiology
  • Immunological Methodology
  • Immunological Methodology (Laboratory)
  • Molecular Immunology
  • Seminars in Immunology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a related area of biological/biomedical science is favoured. Relevant laboratory research experience is highly preferred.
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11325 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11325 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5147 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5147 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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University of Manitoba