The Memorial University of Newfoundland is a comprehensive university located in St. John's, Newfoundland, and Labrador, Canada. It was founded in 1925 as a living memorial to the Newfoundlanders who lost their lives in World War I. Today, it offers a range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs across various faculties, including business, engineering, education, humanities, and social sciences.
The university is renowned for its commitment to experiential learning and research excellence. It offers students a range of opportunities to engage in hands-on learning experiences, such as co-op placements, internships, and study abroad programs, which help them develop practical skills and knowledge that are highly valued by employers. The university is also home to several research centers and institutes, including the Ocean Frontier Institute, the Grenfell Campus Research Office, and the Harris Centre, which are at the forefront of cutting-edge research in areas such as ocean sciences, environmental studies, and social sciences.