The Desautels Faculty of Management aims to foster continued innovation, to leverage excellence and to develop our students into business leaders who have a global outlook and understand the importance of personal responsibility. As a result, we approach business education through deliverance of a comprehensive and leading-edge curriculum revolved around Integrative Learning.
This interdisciplinary, integrated approach to management incorporates teaching, research and practice into all programs at the Desautels Faculty. Students regularly interact with successful business leaders who share their experiences and expertise as guest speakers, and lecturers, mentors, panelists, case competition judges, career advisors, Executives in Residence and presenters at the monthly CEO Speaker Series. Cross-disciplinary research and the integration of research into curriculum development are supported by the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management.
The Desautels Faculty of Management of McGill University is among the most international of today's leading business schools. The Desautels student body is among the most international in North America. Each year, 75% of PhD, over 50% of MBA, and 25% of BCom students come from abroad. According to the 2011 Financial Times Global MBA Rankings, our graduates have the highest international mobility among Canadian schools.
Students at this Faculty not only study international business issues, they are challenged by them every day with their classmates. Moreover, over 85% of faculty members come from other countries, and most have worked on Faculty projects abroad – bringing a strong global perspective to all teaching and research activities.
Ultimately, we prepare our students to successfully manage and lead anywhere in the world, approaching business in a holistic and interconnected manner.
"Challenging content, a multicultural context and cross-cultural teamwork will open doors around the world for me..." – J.B. Wimbere (MBA'02)