Memorial University of Newfoundland ,St. John's,Canada

  • St. John's,Canada

Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN), also called Memorial University, is a multidisciplinary institute dedicated to innovation, excellence and creativity in education, scholarship, research and public engagement. It began as Memorial University College (MUC) in the year 1925 as a memorial to the Newfoundlanders who sacrificed their lives during World War I. With a community of scholars and students worldwide, including 18,000 plus students from over 100 countries and more than 95,000 alumni across the world, the university is regarded as one of Atlantic Canada's largest universities. Also, it has been ranked amongst the top Canadian comprehensive universities.

Memorial University is home to four main and two satellite campuses. Its main campus is in St. John's and offers several academic programmes in an urban setting. The university's Grenfell campus specializes in environmental and fine arts programmes. Its Marine Institute is considered one of the world's largest marine educational facilities. All the campuses of the university are served by 1,300 plus faculty and 2,400 staff members. The Memorial University of Newfoundland has six faculties that include arts, education, medicine, engineering, business administration and science. It also has six schools, called Nursing, Music, Graduate Studies, Pharmacy, Recreation, Human Kinetics and Social Work. These are known for offering several undergraduate and graduate degree programmes. Moreover, the university provides a broad range of diploma, certificate, undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programmes that are complemented further by large-scale online courses and degrees. At present, Memorial University has 125 exchange programmes in around 40 countries.

Currently, Memorial Universi

Memorial University is home to four main and two satellite campuses. Its main campus is in St. John's and offers several academic programmes in an urban setting. The university's Grenfell campus specializes in environmental and fine arts programmes. Its Marine Institute is considered one of the world's largest marine educational facilities. All the campuses of the university are served by 1,300 plus faculty and 2,400 staff members. The Memorial University of Newfoundland has six faculties that include arts, education, medicine, engineering, business administration and science. It also has six schools, called Nursing, Music, Graduate Studies, Pharmacy, Recreation, Human Kinetics and Social Work. These are known for offering several undergraduate and graduate degree programmes. Moreover, the university provides a broad range of diploma, certificate, undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programmes that are complemented further by large-scale online courses and degrees. At present, Memorial University has 125 exchange programmes in around 40 countries.

Currently, Memorial University has an enrolment of over 19,000 students (including undergraduate and graduate students) engaged in full- and part-time studies. Approximately 85 per cent of the students belong to Newfoundland and Labrador. When it comes to international students, there are 3,400 plus full- and part-time students enrolled at the university. These students hail from 110 plus different countries and comprise 20 per cent of the student population. With 100,000 globally notable alumni, the university boasts of a huge reputation for leadership in teaching, research and public engagement. Some of the remarkable personalities of its alumni network include historian Robert Gellately, British physiologist Mary Constance Cecile Lobban, novelist Wayne Johnston and Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development Dale Kirby.

Year of establishment1925
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Total International Students3400
Size of Campus in acres220
Faculty/Student Ratio1.16
Endowments ValueCanadian Dollar 93 million
No.of Campuses3
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense7357 CAD
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Memorial University of Newfoundland Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
B.E. / B.Tech(15 Courses)(3-5 years)CAD 6.49 K - 11.02 K
BBA(5 Courses)(4 years)CAD 11.02 K
B.Sc.(37 Courses)(4 years)CAD 11.02 K - 11.46 K
MS(32 Courses)(1 year-2 years)CAD 3.87 K - 16.01 K
MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)(1 year-2 years)CAD 4.65 K - 30.43 K
M.E./M.Tech(7 Courses)(1 year-2 years)CAD 4.65 K
MIM(5 Courses)(1 year-2 years)CAD 6.4 K - 14.5 K
M.A.(17 Courses)(1 year-2 years)CAD 3.87 K - 6.4 K
MASc(5 Courses)(1 year-2 years)CAD 20.3 K - 24.15 K

Memorial University of Newfoundland Scholarships

Narotam Sekhsaria’s Scholarships
Not available
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
Hani Zeini Scholarship
Rs. 74,390
Engineering,Computers,Science + 2 more
Harvey Fellowship
Rs. 11,90,240
Science,Humanities,Business

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Memorial University of Newfoundland Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
B.E. / B.Tech(15 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 79.0-90.0

: 58.0 & Above

BBA(5 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 79.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

B.Sc.(37 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 79.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

MS(32 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 80.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

: 550.0 & Above

: 302.0 & Above

M.E./M.Tech(7 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

MIM(5 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 80.0-92.0

: 58.0 & Above

M.A.(17 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

MASc(5 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

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  • University provides on campus housing facility to UG and PG students
  • Halls assigned to UG students are Paton College and Macpherson College and for PG students is Cabot Court in Burton's Pond Apartments
  • UG students are required to take mandatory on campus meal plan as it is a option for PG students
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Paton College (Double occupancy, $1,947 CAD/sem + $5410CAD/year
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Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The average rent is 650 to 750 CAD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The apartments are fully furnished with High-speed internet, utilities and cable TV
  • The student residences are located close to University, hospital and large shopping mall

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BSc INR 20.5 L
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MS INR 11.7 L
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BE/Btech INR 23.3 L
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MA INR 9.8 L
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BBA INR 17.3 L
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MIM INR 19 L
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MEng INR 15.5 L
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MASc INR 12.9 L
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MBA INR 26.8 L
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MFA INR 10.9 L
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MArch INR 20.4 L
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BHM INR 13.9 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 6.2 L (based on 179 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 59
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GRE: 307
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GMAT: 570
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Memorial University of Newfoundland FAQs

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Q. What are the enrollment dates of 2021 for Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. The enrollment dates of 2021 for Memorial University of Newfoundland can be found below:
Intake Application Opens Priority Deadline Application Closes
Winter (Jan-Apr) Feb 25 Oct 1 Dec 13
Spring (May-Aug) Sept 15 Feb 1 April 30
Fall (Sept-Dec) Oct 15 Mar 1 Aug 13

Q. What is the minimum IELTS requirement for general undergraduate admission to the Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. The minimum IELTS requirement for general undergraduate admission to the Memorial University of Newfoundland is an IELTS band score of 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in the reading and writing bands. Additional methods of meeting this requirement are outlined on the official university website.

Q. Are there any finance courses offered by the Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. The University's Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Commerce (Co-op) programmes offer the option to complete a concentration in finance. More details can be found on the official website.

Q. What are the work opportunities available to international students studying in Canada at the Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. For information on the ability to work in Canada after graduation, please refer to the Government of Canada website: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/study-canada/work/after-graduation.html.

Q. Does the Memorial University of Newfoundland provide scholarships to international undergraduate students?

A. Candidates can know all about the undergraduate scholarship opportunities provided on the official university website here: https://www.mun.ca/undergrad/money-matters/scholarships-for-international-students/.

Q. What is the world ranking of the Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. MUN ranks in the top 700 or top 800 among the world rankings of global universities. As per the QS - World University Ranking 2021, MUN was ranked between 701 and 750 while THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking 2021 placed MUN at #501-600. Find out more about the university and course rankings here.

Q. Is the Memorial University of Newfoundland good for international students?

A. Yes, MUN is a great choice for international applicants looking to study abroad. It is ranked among the top 3% of universities in the world, and it is one of Canada's leading teaching and research universities. In fact, more than one-third of MUN’s graduate students are international students originating from over 90 countries.

Q. What is the acceptance rate of the Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. MUN had an acceptance rate of 66.8% as of 2009 and presently, it has an acceptance rate of 67%. So the university is a bit selective but the competition can be tough as it gets thousands of applications each year.

Q. What are some top courses at the Memorial University of Newfoundland?

A. Some of the top courses of MUN are:
Marine and Ocean Engineering Oceanography and Telecommunications Engineering Political Sciences
Food Science and Technology Earth Sciences Ecology
Geography Mathematics Public Health
Atmospheric Science Business Administration Chemical Engineering
Clinical Medicine Computer Science Electrical Engineering
Management Psychology Agricultural Sciences
Environmental Science Petroleum Engineering Agriculture and Forestry
Check out MUN Courses and Fees here.

Q. What is the cost of living in Newfoundland Canada?

A. A family of four can expect their monthly cost to be around CAD 4,396 without rent. A single person estimated monthly costs are CAD 1,252 without rent.

Q. What is the average salary in Newfoundland?

A. Average annual salary is around CAD $40,598 and monthly average is CAD 3,383. Top earners usually get an annual salary of CAD 66,500 and a monthly salary of CAD 5,541.
Location
University CitySt. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Size of cityMedium
Population of City1,08,860
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._John's,_Newfoundland_and_Labrador
Campuses
Grenfell Campus, Memorial University University Drive Corner Brook, NL A2H 6P9 CANADA
Signal Hill Campus, Memorial University 100 Signal Hill St. John’s, NL, A1C 5S7 CANADA
Memorial University of Newfoundland St. John's, NL A1C 5S7 P.O. Box 4200 CANADA

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Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL A1C 5S7
P.O. Box 4200
CANADA

St. John's ( Newfoundland and Labrador)

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