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Welcome to University of Manitoba
Computer Science Co-op

Computer Science hosts one of the largest Co-op Programs at the University of Manitoba with an average of 150 placements per year. Our program revolves around three four-month work terms per year where students are employed by companies and government departments across Canada.

The majority of our Co-op students are in 3rd or 4th year of a four year Honours or Majors Computer Science Degree Program. We also provide the Co-op option for students enrolled in the following joint Honours programs with Computer Science: Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy, and Statistics. We have recently added the Co-op option to our Computer Science Coursework Master's Program.
 
Our site contains information for current and prospective employers and students as well as general information if you are just curious about our program.
 
We are pleased to provide links to the employers who support our program on our History of Employers page.

We hope you will find our site informative and easy to use. Questions and comments are welcome. Contact information is provided at the bottom of each page.

 
 
Pictured: one of our co-op students at the top of Mt Fuji at sunrise. This was during a work term in Japan, 2010 / 2011.

Events|
Manitoba Oracle Users Group Invites You!
Students

Sep 23, 2014 4:15 PM

MNP extends their invitation to University of Manitoba Computer Science students to attend the MbOUG meeting.
 
"Marketing Me" Information Session
Students

Sep 25, 2014 4:30 PM

This information session is open, and highly recommended, to all 4th year Computer Science students (Co-op and non Co-op). Graduate students seeking a career in industry are also welcome.
 
8th Annual Manitoba Programming Contest
Students

Sep 27, 2014 11:00 AM

The 8th Annual Manitoba Programming Contest will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 11:00am to 4:00pm in room E2-468
 
Deadline for Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries Employment Equity Awards I.T.
Students

Oct 1, 2014

Available to students who are members in the following Employment Equity Groups (Persons with Disabilities, Visible Minorities, Women in or aspiring to be in male-dominated occupations)
 
Speed Meet and Greet 2014
Students

Oct 1, 2014 6:50 PM

All Computer Science undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to attend!
 
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News|
Business is booming for Seccuris - Winnipeg Free Press Article
Sep 17, 2014 12:52 PM

Local Internet firm Seccuris, one of our Computer Science Co-op partners is booming with business.
 
Government of Manitoba STEP Program Job Posting
Aug 27, 2014 9:17 AM

Part time, term position available through the Government of Manitoba STEP program.
 
Must See Video!!!!! Guide to being a Winnipegger
Aug 21, 2014 11:28 AM

Video created by many former Computer Science Co-op students.
 
Complex Games - part of the Journey to Churchill exhibit
Jul 21, 2014 11:40 AM

Complex Games was asked to partner up with Centric Productions and produce Arctic Adventures video games for the new Journey to Churchill Zoo exhibit.
 
University Affairs Publication Reports on Popularity of Co-op Programs
Apr 9, 2014 4:05 PM

Although some programs have trouble with finding sufficient positions for students "all of U of Waterloo's computer software engineers are placed every term"
 
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Headlines
Canadian Tire job postings for Fall 2014
 
Other Co-op Programs on Campus

We are pleased to provide contact information for the other co-op programs at the University of Manitoba.

 
Keeping in Touch

All former Computer Science Co-op students are invited to keep in touch with the Co-op Office by completing the Alumni Questionnaire. In addition, former students wanting to remain involved with co-op discussions can complete the Request for Alumni Account Web Form.

 
Did you know?
That the Majors Co-op and Honours Co-op degree programs in the Department of Computer Science are accredited by the Computer Science Accreditation Council (CSAC)? Details: Computer Science Accreditation.

 
Did you also know that the Co-op web server serves more than 3,000,000 pages a year?
 
Links
NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada)

Employment Equity Act

Employment Standards - Manitoba

Industry Canada - Small Business Internship Program

Manitoba Mentorships Program

More Links...

 
Documents
What's Your Blood Type Operation Finger Poke 1000

Co-op Champion 2012

2012 PSCAD User Group Meeting

Manitoba HVDC Research Centre presentation

2010WinterEmployerList.pdf

More Documents...