Why U of M

The University of Manitoba, founded more than 140 years ago, is located in Winnipeg, and is the region's largest research-intensive university. The university community is comprised of close to 30,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and over 140,000 alumni. A vibrant, prairie city with a population exceeding 700,000, Winnipeg boasts world-class arts and entertainment, professional sports teams and an affordable, balanced lifestyle; for more information, visit www.tourism.winnipeg.mb.ca.

The University of Manitoba is home to a community of more than 29,000 students, 5,000 academic staff and 3,900 support staff.  Recognized as Western Canada's first university and located in the city of Winnipeg, the University is committed to advancing Indigenous research and achievement, recognizing the significant contributions of Indigenous peoples in Canada.


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Why U of M?

Our Research Expertise



University of Manitoba contact for the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program is:

Nancy Latzkitsch