The earliest opportunity to get involved with the Association is while obtaining your undergraduate degree.
You must be an undergraduate student attending either the University of Manitoba, accepted into the Faculty of Engineering, either in direct entry or second year and have designated your department of study; or be an undergraduate Geoscience student at either the University of Manitoba or Brandon University. Students who are enrolled in other accredited undergraduate engineering programs or undergraduate geoscience programs would be considered on an exception basis. For more information please contact our Student Coordinator.
Benefits of being a Student of Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba
Enrolling as a student is not mandatory, however, there are benefits:
- Claim up to 12 months of pre-graduation work experience toward your pre-registration requirements, making it possible to get registered in three years after graduation rather than the typical four years.
- Pre-graduation work experience fee is waived if you maintain good standing
- Become familiar with Association procedures before you apply for admission as an Intern
- Receive copies of The Keystone Professional publication
- Become eligible for discounted Association events
- Become eligible for scholarships
- Write the ABC Test before becoming an Intern
Have you recently Graduated?
If you have recently graduated and are working in Manitoba or intend to work in Manitoba, you should enroll promptly as an Intern to begin the pre-registration program. If you are a graduate who is planning to work or study outside of Manitoba, you should contact the provincial Association in that province to consider your best options.