Memorial University of Newfoundland

Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) is a comprehensive university located in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Established in 1925 as a memorial to Newfoundlanders who lost their lives in World War I, MUN has since grown into one of the largest universities in Atlantic Canada. It offers a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs across faculties such as arts, science, business, engineering, medicine, and more.

MUN is renowned for its strong programs in fields such as marine studies, engineering, geology, and archaeology, reflecting the province’s unique geography and cultural heritage. The university is also recognized for its research contributions, particularly in areas related to the environment, ocean sciences, and natural resources.

With campuses in St. John’s and Corner Brook, MUN attracts students from Newfoundland and Labrador, across Canada, and around the world. The university is committed to providing a high-quality educational experience while fostering innovation, community engagement, and cultural preservation.

Historical Studies
Social/Cultural Studies
Computational Mathematics
Environmental Science
General Science
Environment & Sustainability
Visual Arts
Minors: Art history, business administration, Canadian studies, classics, economics, English,environmental science, environmental studies, French, folklore, geography, historical studies, humanities, mathematics,philosophy, physics, psychology,science, social/cultural studies, sociology​​, tourism studies.
Computer Engineering
Energy Systems Engineering
Safety & Risk Engineering
Software Engineering
Oil & Gas Engineering
Environmental Systems Engineering & Management

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate Programs Requirements:
  • Minimum average of 70% in the required subject areas, with a passing grade in each subject.
  • IELTS: overall score of 6.5, no band less than 6.0.
Note: Requirements may vary for different programs.

Graduate Programs Requirements:

  • Minimum 70 - 75% in graduation or equivalent degree.
  • IELTS: overall score of 6.5, no band less than 6.

Additional Requirements:

  • GRE, GMAT required.

Note: Requirements may vary for different programs.


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