No, you do not need to relocate. Students will be required to be on Campus in Ottawa for two, two-week Summer Institutes, as well for some courses. Fall and Winter core courses are offered fully online as well a number of elective courses. Students do not need to relocate to Ottawa but are required to attend the two, two-week Summer Institutes held on-campus.
The application window opens every year around the end of June. The application deadline for both the MPNL program is January 15, 2019. Any applications received after January 15 will only be considered if space remains available in the program. April 1st is the last date applications can be submitted, and again will only be consider if space remains available in the program at that time.
Full time applications received on or before the January 15th deadline will be automatically considered for funding. Those who are awarded funding will be informed in their official offer of admission.
If you are in the DPNL, or have graduated from the DPNL and wish to take the MPNL, you must apply to the MPNL program. Your application will be reviewed and processed the same way all MPNL applications are handled. Some advanced standing may be granted, but is not guaranteed.