Are You Ready for Exciting Opportunities to Learn, Live and Work in Manitoba?

Let Ready for Manitoba Lead the Way
If you’re living in the Philippines, China, or India, and you’re completing your Permanent Resident Visa application to immigrate to Manitoba, then the Ready for Manitoba Program can help you with what you need before you leave.

Use our online resources and interactive web tools. Join our onsite one-on-one sessions. Attend our workshops. You’ll learn everything you need to know to help you on your exciting journey.

The service is free. The pre-departure services are funded by Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and they’re delivered by Extended Education at the University of Manitoba. You’ll get the support from a respected university, which has years of experience educating international students, at no cost.

Ready for Manitoba Program Services

The Ready for Manitoba Program provides free support services to prepare immigrants for a successful cultural and economic transition to Manitoba:

  • Needs Assessment
  • Manitoba Orientation
  • Individual Support Services
  • Employment in Manitoba Workshop
  • Foreign Credential Recognition Support
  • Live Webinar Sessions with Employers
  • Live Forums with Newcomers
  • Online Videos & Resources

Eligibility Requirements

Before you register for Ready for Manitoba, you need to meet our requirements for eligibility:

1. You have applied to immigrate to Manitoba as a principal applicant under one of the following streams:

  • Federal Skilled Worker
  • Provincial Nominee
  • Canadian Experience Class
  • Federal Skilled Trades
  • Family Class

2. You have received one of the following Government of Canada issued documents:

  • A letter of approval from Immigration Citizenship Canada (IRCC), formerly Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC)
  • A confirmation of nomination letter from Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program
  • Permanent Visa pick-up notification letter –or-
  • Permanent Visa

3. You are bound for the province of Manitoba

Contact Us

Please note that our Ready for Manitoba offices in Manila and Beijing are currently closed. While in-person services are currently not available, we encourage you to consult our online resources.


Philippines Office
Rufino Pacific Tower 6784 Ayala Avenue corner V.A. Rufino Street, Makati City 1226 Philippines
Telephone: (02) 917-8163
Fax: (02) 917-8169
For all inquiries: rmp@umanitoba.ca


India Office
1001, 10th Floor, Safal Prelude, Prahladnagar Corporate Road, Ahmedabad – 380015 INDIA
Telephone: +91-79-4032-4827
For all inquiries: rmp.india@umanitoba.ca


China Office Room 700B, 7F, Lido A2 Office Tower, Lido Place, No. 6 Jiang Tai Road. Chaoyang District, Beijing 100004 China
Telephone: 86-10-6433-3109
For all inquiries: rmp.china@umanitoba.ca

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Ready for Manitoba Program
Developed and managed by Extended Education, University of Manitoba
Made possible through funding from the Government of Canada (Citizenship and Immigration Canada)
email: rmp@umanitoba.ca

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