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Memorial University of Newfoundland

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#651-700
2K-4K
Public
High
15,274
1,001
2,664

Overview

Founded in 1925 as a memorial to Newfoundland's war dead, Memorial University College was elevated to degree-granting status in 1949. When Newfoundland became a province of Canada that year, one of the first legislative actions of the new government was to pass An Act Respecting the Memorial University of Newfoundland. The Act specifies the role, responsibilities, structure and other governance and administrative aspects of the province’s only university. Today about 19,000 students are enrolled in Memorial’s undergraduate, graduate and professional programs which span a wide range of disciplines. Memorial is committed to student-centred and experiential learning in multiple modes and settings. The university has key locations are in St. John's and Corner Brook in Newfoundland, Happy Valley-Goose Bay in Labrador, and Harlow in England and offers extensive on-line courses and programs. With a bicameral system of governance like many Canadian universities, Memorial University has a Senate that oversees academic affairs and a Board of Regents that oversees all other matters. The institutional leader is the president and vice-chancellor, who is supported by the university’s administrative leadership.

University Highlights

Total students - 15,274

19%
81%

International students - 2,664

50%
50%

Total faculty staff - 1,001

150
851

Total students - 15,274

19%
81%

International students - 2,664

50%
50%

Total faculty staff - 1,001

851
150

Undergraduate Program

2,000 - 4,000
6,000 - 8,000

Postgraduate Program

2,000 - 4,000
2,000 - 4,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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