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Nursing, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #601 (QS) ,
The Graduate programs in the Faculty of Nursing prepare nurses with advanced or specialized knowledge for leadership in diverse areas of nursing practice. There are four streams in the M.N. program: Administration, Clinical, Education, and Nurse Practitioner. This program is designed to prepare graduates for leadership roles in practice, education and administration.


Why Study at U of M?

The M.N. program provides students with expertise that enables them to respond in an ever changing, dynamic, and fluid practice setting, as well as prepares students for possible doctoral study. Over 20 percent of graduates pursued doctoral education following their Master's program.

The Faculty of Nursing has areas of established research excellence and emerging research specialties. Nursing is an “applied” profession, and the nursing research conducted at the University of Manitoba emphasizes the development of nursing knowledge as a basis for evidence-based practice.


A number of the university's programs hold accreditation by provincial, Canadian and/or international professional accreditation bodies.

Programme Structure


  • Science and Theory in Nursing
  • Administration in Nursing
  • Readings in Selected Topics
  • Cancer Nursing Research
  • Community Health Nursing: Assessment of Aggregate Needs
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Nursing
  • Health Care in Advanced Practice Nursing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description
      2-4 years
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree in nursing, mental health nursing or psychiatric nursing (or equivalent)
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Proof of RN Registration (Nurse Practitioner concentration requires Manitoba RN Registration)
  • Nurse Practitioner: Proof of 3600 hours full time clinical practice within the past five years
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10916 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10916 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    4962 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4962 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Winnipeg

  • 1056 - 1650 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


To encourage the development of research, the university offers a number of research support programs. A creative works support program is also offered to enhance the overall quality of artistic production at the University. These programs are administered on behalf of the university by the VPRI and Office of Research Services.

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