Post-Secondary Education

Interprovincial and International Training Agreements

Interprovincial Training Agreements (IPTAs)

Faculty of Optometry at the University of Waterloo
As a result of an agreement with Ontario, three Manitoba residents per year may enter the Faculty of Optometry at the University of Waterloo, if all other entrance criteria are met. Application should be made directly to the University. Most successful applicants have a minimum of two years of university courses in science, English and statistics.

For more information, contact:
School of Optometry
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1
Telephone: 519-888-4567 ext. 2782

Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) at the University of Saskatchewan
As a result of an agreement with Saskatchewan, fifteen Manitoba residents per year may enter the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, if all other entrance requirements are met. Application should be made directly to the College. The minimum entrance requirement is two years of post-secondary education, with many Manitoba residents having completed a Bachelor's degree prior to admission to WCVM.

For more information, contact:
Western College of Veterinary Medicine
52 Campus Drive
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 5B4
Telephone: 306-966-7454
Fax: 306-966-7314

Nuclear Medicine at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
As a result of an agreement with Alberta, three Manitoba residents per year may enter the Nuclear Medicine program at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, if all other entrance requirements are met. Application should be made directly to the Institute.

For more information, contact:
Nuclear Medicine at SAIT
Room MA211, Heritage Hall
1301 - 16 Ave NW
Calgary, Alberta T2M 0L4
Phone: 403-284-7248


International Training Agreements

Manitoba – Minnesota Reciprocity Agreement

Students wishing to take advantage of this agreement should inquire with the institution where they plan to enroll. Indicate that you wish to obtain the reciprocal tuition rate and be prepared to provide proof of Manitoba residency. Each institution may have its own application procedure.

The Minnesota Higher Education Services Office provides general information on reciprocity agreements and specific information on the Eligibility for Tuition Reciprocity Benefits.

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