Memorial University of Newfoundland

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world rank  326

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University Overview

Founded in 1925, Memorial University of Newfoundland is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of St John’s (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Newfoundland and Labrador. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Corner Brook, Harlow. Officially recognized by the Department of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour of Newfoundland & Labrador, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Canadian higher education institution. Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 95 years old Canadian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Canadian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MUN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym MUN
Founded 1925
Motto Provehito in Altum
Launch forth into the deep
Colours Claret and white

University Location

Address 230 Elizabeth Avenue
St John’s
A1C 5S7 Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada
Tel +1 (709) 737 8896
Fax +1 (709) 737 8611
Other locations Corner Brook, Harlow

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Arts Room 2000, Memorial University
St. John's A1C 5S7
(709) 737 4431
(709) 737 354 8896

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Memorial University of Newfoundland's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Department of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour of Newfoundland & Labrador


Year of first Accreditation

1949


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Universities Canada (UC)
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Canadian Virtual University (CVU)
  • Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
  • University of the Arctic (UArctic)
  • Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
  • Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
  • Canadian University Press (CUP)

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