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 early October. The application deadline for the MPNL program is January 15, 2020 for Summer 2020 intake. Any applications received after the deadline will only be considered if funding and space remains available in the program. April 1st is the last date applications can be submitted.
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.