Memorial University – St. John’s, Canada

At Memorial University more than 18,000 students from over 100 countries come together to discover. From the classics to advanced technology, Memorial offers certificate, diploma, undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs across four campuses and online. A global network of more than 90,000 accomplished alumni throughout the world strengthens Memorial University’s capacity and reputation for leadership in research, teaching and public engagement.

Programmes of study

Memorial University offers a range of programmes of study that include Business Administration, Humanities, Social Sciences, Engineering, Applied Sciences, Arts and so on. Full details of the majors on offer can be found on the Memorial University website

Exchange students will be required to follow a full programme of study for the academic year based at Memorial University.

Travel & accommodation

Visas & insurance

  • Visas – To take part in this exchange you are responsible for ensuring that you meet Canadian immigration requirements.
  • Insurance – DMU insurance is not sufficient for studying on exchange in Canada, and students are required to purchase medical insurance while attending Memorial University.


Living costs in Canada tend to be higher than those in the UK. We recommend that you do further independent research to gain a better understanding of the cost of your year abroad. To help you, we have a created a simple cost comparison between the UK and Canada: