McGill's MBA students maintain an active and enriching series of extracurricular activities. Beyond the classroom experience, as a McGill MBA candidate, you will have an incomparable opportunity to meet new people, develop your talents, and learn new skills. You can gain important hands-on experience through our student-run professional consulting groups, or by helping coordinate a major annual business conference organized by McGill MBA students, such as the Desautels Business Conference.
Desautels MBA students are diverse, accomplished, and ready to take on the world. Learn more about our MBA student ambassadors below and feel free to connect with them - they are here to answer your questions about their experiences and for you to have a first-hand perspective on the Desautels MBA.
Students from diverse cultural, academic, and professional backgrounds find that the Desautels MBA program offers them the challenge they are looking for in graduate business education. Over half of the student body comes from abroad, and so students gain a global perspective from their colleagues.
Majors and GMAT Scores
The MBA Mentoring Program at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University serves to build a strong and vibrant community of professionals engaged with the Faculty in furthering and supporting careers of its MBA graduates.
The International MBA Network is an initiative undertaken by the Development & Alumni Relations Office to serve MBA alumni around the world. It operates as a worldwide support network for our MBA graduates, as well as a vibrant and active networking community for professional development.
The Desautels Faculty of Management is committed to connecting students to its alumni and to maintaining a strong alumni network. With over 100 active alumni chapters in over 50 countries and a worldwide alumni base of 160,000, McGill's presence on the world stage clearly marks our graduates as a part of a significant and successful community. Furthermore, our MBA graduates continue to play leading roles in global corporations, influencing the course of international business.
* Compensation information (expected upon graduation) is quoted in CDN$, compensation data based on 64% survey completion rate for that section.
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Each year, more than 100 top firms come to our campus to explore specific career opprtunities with our MBA candidates, supported by the job hunting tools supplied by Career Services.
International students may want to consult the following list of funding opportunities. This listing is not exhaustive and we encourage prospective students to consult their home countries for more information. International students may also contact McGill's International Student Services (ISS) for more information.
Private institution credit lines and loans
Many students choose a credit line or loan to finance their MBA studies. The Desautels Faculty of Management has an exclusive partnership with Desjardins, Canada's largest financial cooperative group for Canadian citizens and permanent residents.