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UTP Stage II: Agricultural and Food Sciences

UTP Stage II: Agricultural and Food Sciences is equivalent to the first year of a bachelor’s degree from the University of Manitoba’s Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences. After progressing to the second year in this faculty, you can specialize in Agribusiness, Agriculture, Agroecology, Food Science or Human Nutritional Sciences.

* Please see the University of Manitoba Applicant Information Bulletin for details on how to progress to second year studies in your specific program. For details please go to: umanitoba.ca/student/admissions/application/ programs/program-admission-requirements.html.

Your direct pathway to the University of Manitoba

High School

 

2nd Year University of Manitoba

 

Location

Duration

12 months

Intakes

January, May, September

UTP Stage II: Agricultural and Food Sciences

Courses offered at ICM

  • Agribusiness
  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Biology
  • Human Nutrition
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Second year of your University of Manitoba degree

  • Bachelor of Science (Agribusiness)
  • Bachelor of Science (Agriculture)

    Areas of study

    • Animal Systems
    • Agronomy
    • Plant Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science (Agroecology)
  • Bachelor of Science (Food Science)
  • Bachelor of Science (Human Nutritional Sciences)

Did you know...

  • A co-operative education program is available to students in most degrees
  • Over two million Canadians are involved in the agri-food industry, from producers to food processors, financial officers to research scientists, plus many more rewarding careers.
  • More than 90% of Agricultural and Food Sciences students are employed in their career one year after graduation.

Careers

Employment and career options

Career paths from this faculty are diverse. They include careers in trade and development, environment policy analysis, food inspection, human and animal nutrition, marketing and conservation.

Average salaries**

Dietitian or Nutritionist:

Median salary: C$58,958

** Source: Payscale.com, 2017.

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