Intensive Bridge Program
The Intensive Bridge Program (IBP) is a non-credit program for students who have been provisionally accepted into a degree program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Students in the program will learn about and practice a variety of academic skills that will help them with the transition to student life at an English-medium university in Canada. Descriptions of the courses in the program can be found at the bottom of the page.
- Fall 2017: Wednesday, September 5 – Monday, December 4, 2017
- Winter 2018: Monday, January 8 – Friday, April 6, 2018
- Spring 2018: Monday, May 7 – Friday, August 3, 2018
Additional information about the program can be accessed by clicking on the links below.
|1. be provisionally accepted to an undergraduate or graduate degree program at Memorial University|
|2. have an advanced level of English|
|3. achieved one of the following test scores|
|4. be 18 years of age or older by the program starting date unless a guardian is living nearby|
|5. arrange for a Canadian student visa or study permit (if intending to study more than six months)|
To apply for provisional acceptance to Memorial University undergraduate or graduate programs please visit http://www.mun.ca/main/become.php. Our goal in the Bridge Program is to help students prepare to be successful undergraduate or graduate students at Memorial University. Being admitted to the Bridge Program does not automatically grant admittance to other programs at the university.
How to Apply: Choose One
First, complete the Intensive English Program Application web form online and click the submit button at the bottom of the page.
Second, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and attach official documentation of your test scores (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, etc.).
|Option 2||Print out the Intensive English Program Application (PDF), complete it, attach official documentation of your test scores (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, etc.), and send it by regular mail to English as a Second Language Programs, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, Canada, A1C 5S7.|
|Option 3||Print out the Intensive English Program Application (PDF), complete it, and fax the application and official documentation of your test scores (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, etc.) to (709) 864-8282.|
|International Student Program Fee||$2215|
|Credit Course or Technical Writing Course Fee||$880|
|Student Service Fee||$50|
|Campus Renewal Fee||$100|
|Student Union Fees (if taking credit course)||$33|
A $400 deposit on tuition must be received four weeks before the semester starts. Program fees are subject to change without notice. There is an application fee of $150 for all applicants to Memorial University of Newfoundland's English as a Second Language programs.
Fees may change without notice. A student who withdraws during the first two weeks of the program will receive a 75% refund of tuition. No other refunds can be made after that time.
Student residence: There are several options for housing while in St. John's. Not all are available every semester. For more information on accommodation options, visit the main page for MUN's student residences.
Off-Campus Housing:If you are considering living off-campus, MUN also has an Off-Campus Housing Office to assist you.
Homestay: Homestay may be available during some parts of the year. Please email email@example.com for more information.