PACE for International Students
PACE for international students:
The post-degree programs at the University of Winnipeg PACE offer unparalleled advantages with small class sizes and specialized accelerated programs designed to help you advance in approximately one-year.
- Programs Available for International Students
- View an interactive version of the International Viewbook
- To download a pdf copy of the International Viewbook.
- Read some International Students Success Stories
- English Language Prep Programs at UW - Your pathway to PACE
- Important Information on Tuition Payment Dates and Deadlines
- Applying for a Study Permit (PDF)
- Entering Canada (PDF)
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Are you seeking a progressive education along with an exceptional student experience?
At PACE, students can expect highly engaging and comprehensive programs that blend academic rigour with practical hands-on learning. Included in the programs are industry networking events, resume and job search training, as well as an internship component that enables you to gain Canadian job experience. Highly focused curriculums are industry-aligned and taught by professionals in the field who impart their real-world knowledge to give you a competitive edge.
The encouraging and supportive staff at PACE are deeply committed to the personal success of each student, ensuring that students have rich learning experiences – both inside and outside the classroom.
Key Application Deadlines
NOTE: programs may reach capacity prior to application deadline.
- May 15 (Aug. Programs)
- September 15 (Jan. Programs)
- January 15 (May Programs)
NOTE: International Students may apply for online part-time programs, however that does not grant you a study visa as all courses are completed in your home country.
International Student Scholarship Opportunities
The University of Winnipeg is pleased to offer entrance scholarships specifically for international students who will be attending The University of Winnipeg for the first time in either the Spring, Fall or Winter Terms.
The University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders, will be given to international students entering any of the University’s divisions for the first time – Undergraduate, Graduate, Collegiate, PACE or ELP. Applicants must have a minimum 80% admission average (or equivalent), and must be involved in activities that demonstrate leadership. To access the application, please visit Awards and Financial Aid.
The value of this scholarship is $3500 per person.
Step 1: Before You Apply
Learn about the Admissions Criteria including academic requirements and English Language proficiency. Consult firstname.lastname@example.org if you need more clarification on the English language proficiency requirements.
Step 2: Prepare Forms and Documents
Begin the Admissions Process by creating your online application, and preparing the required Documents. Learn about the Admission Process
Step 3: Submit Your Application
Complete the online admissions form and submit your application for admission along with the registration deposit.
Step 4: Admission Acceptance
Depending on your level of education (Bachelor, Masters or Ph.d and your work experience) you may be notified of meeting the admission criteria as quickly at 1-2 weeks.
Step 5: Final Arrangements
You will need to finalize payment arrangements for your remaining tuition by this time. You are required to purchase health insurance through the UWPACE Registration Office by the first day of class. The University provides a number of student services for international students including housing and on-campus health care.
This describes attendance requirements, conduct in the classroom, methods of evaluation, and grades.
Learn about our work experience program.