Scientists achieve higher precision weak force measurement between protons, neutrons

Michael Gericke professor for subatomic physics led precision experiment team

The role of Indigenous Knowledge Systems in fisheries management

Indigenous Scholar, Dr. Myrle Ballard explains

New! Bachelor of Science (Major) in Data Science

Degree program will incorporate Science Co-op option!

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With over 50 distinct programs, the Faculty of Science has so much to offer. Wherever you wish to go with your education and career, you’ll get the solid foundation you need here.
50 Anniversary Quests

Where the Future Lies

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Faculty of Science, we look to our future knowing that connecting discovery and invention to society results in a better world. We have identified nine inspirational challenges where we will make a direct impact, engage the community and train the future scientists who will lead the way forward.

Featured Events

Oct. 23

Using Genetic Info to Estimate the Size of Brook Trout Populations - Dr. Joanna Mills Fleming, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Dalhousie University

Oct. 28

Virtual Open House - Prospective Students

Oct. 28

Undergraduate Science Student Town Hall

Oct. 29

Data Science at the City of Winnipeg

Nov. 6

Corina Tarnita Associate Professor, Princeton University

News & Events


Undergraduate Research Poster Competition ONLINE

The Undergraduate Research Poster Competition is an annual event that takes place every fall at UM.

Location: Virtual


Searching in Web of Science

In this introductory session, you will learn to navigate Web of Science's search interface and construct your own search.


Data Visualization in the Sciences

This session provides an overview on the use of Data Visualization (including GIS) and how it can be used in...


Undergraduate Science Student Town Hall

We want to hear from you. How can we improve your student experience? Have input on future planning. Share your...


Weekly Support Chat for International Students

Current and new international students are invited to join the UM International Centre and fellow students for a weekly video...

Location: Zoom online meeting


Indigenous Scholar Speaker Series - Dr. Brian Rice

Join us for the Indigenous Scholar Speaker Series with Dr. Brian Rice, Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Location: Zoom



Discover what data scientists at the City of Winnipeg are doing!


Graduate Student Panel - Natural Resources Institute

Graduate Student Panel for Undergraduate Students


Introduction to the Tidyverse in R

Learn how to use manipulate data and produce quality data visualizations tools. Recommended= knowledge of R and RStudio.


The geometry of ecosystems in a changing world - Corina Tarnita, Princeton University

Regular spatial patterns are common in natural systems—across organisms and scales—and can convey important information about those systems’ structure and...


Childhood passion becomes Indigenous scholar’s life-long research focus

OCTOBER 20, 2020 — Dr. Myrle Ballard’s land-based learning began at an early age in her home community of Lake St. Martin First Nation. Alongside her classroom learning, she spent her evenings and weekends helping her mother, aunts and uncles tend to the land and water systems. “I remember helping my mom around the yard, doing whatever...


International award-winning cosmic image

Dr. Jayanne English, an expert in astronomy image-making in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, at the University of Manitoba won 2nd place in the prestigious National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) cosmic image contest for her latest cosmic image, a composite VLA and Hubble Space Telescope image revealing the extended magnetic field of the galaxy...


Arctic Research Foundation partners with UM and RRC to revolutionize public access to big Arctic data

A new partnership between the University of Manitoba (UM), Red River College (RRC), and the Arctic Research Foundation (ARF) is setting out to unlock the big data secrets previously hidden in Canada’s Arctic. Ralph Dueck and Reynard Dela Torre from RRC’s applied computer education department and Carson Leung in computer science in the UM Faculty...


CANSSI Prairies – the University of Manitoba and the Canadian Statistical Sciences institute announce a new collaboration

The University of Manitoba Faculty of Science and the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute (CANSSI) have agreed to collaborate to promote statistical sciences research and training, both in Canada and internationally; to establish a Regional Centre for the Prairie Region: Manitoba, Saskatchewan, NWT and Nunavut (“CANSSI Prairies”). CANSSI Prairies; will support data-intensive research, provide opportunities for...


Meet this year’s Schulich Scholarship recipient: Shubhneet Thind

SHUBHNEET THIND, A FACULTY OF SCIENCE STUDENT, IS A 2020 SCHULICH LEADERS SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT. Thind has been passionate about the sciences ever since she can remember. In grade 7 that passion was confirmed when she won a science award for her enthusiasm and dedication to the field of study. Thind honed her love of science...


Got questions about your Science degree? Exams? Get answers.

Undergraduate Science Student Town Hall
October 28, 2020
1:30PM (CDT)
Connect via Zoom (see link below)

Join us for a discussion about the Faculty of Science academic programs and supports for students.

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Data Science at the City of Winnipeg!

Discover what data scientists at the City of Winnipeg are doing

Thursday, October 29, 2020
2:30 PM
Online Webinar & Q&A – Link TBA.

Panel discussion - for more info visit:

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Meet Horace Luong, Associate Head of Chemistry (undergraduate), and competitive ballroom dancer. He talks to UM about using collaborative tools to teach organic chemistry online using Youtube and Zoom.

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Halloween Pumpkin carving contest! Share a photo of your Halloween pumpkins!

Tag us @umanitobasci

Be entered into a draw to win a $25 UM Bookstore gift card. Winning entries announced Nov. 1!

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Join us! Science Undergraduate Student Town Hall - Oct. 28 at 1:30PM. Link in profile. ...

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Exciting news! The Asper School of Business is now offering a Leadership for Business and Organizations Minor designed for non-business students.

Details at:

Interested? Contact a Science Academic Advisor today!

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