International enrolment boom at uManitoba

September 10, 2012

The University of Manitoba is reporting a 21.4% increase, to 3,203 students, in international enrolment for the fall 2012 term. International undergraduate and graduate students increased by 23.9% and 17%, respectively. International students now represent 11.1% of the uManitoba student population, up from 9.4% this time last year. The institution has also set a new enrolment record, with first-day numbers pegging enrolment at 28,795, up nearly 3% from the fall 2011 semester. Undergraduate and graduate enrolment have risen by 2.9% and 2.8%, respectively. uManitoba News