Academics

At Desautels, we promote a collaborative atmosphere conducive to networking, to enhance our students’ learning experience and maximize their satisfaction. Our students always feel like club members with access to world-class knowledge and networking privileges.

Demetrios Vakratsas, Associate Professor, Marketing

Begin your professional evolution

Learn with the best in twenty months

Our McGill MBA program will enable you to lead effectively and responsibly in an increasingly complex and interconnected world. The unique integrated management approach will allow you to work across managerial boundaries and to fully understand how organizations function as a whole, and in an international context.

Laying foundations (August)

Base Camp

We work to ensure that all candidates enter the program with the same level of competency in basic quantitative skills:

  • Business Statistics

  • Financial Accounting

  • Math for Finance

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Integrating disciplines (August-December)

The Core

The Core is comprised of five integrated modules:

  • Leading
    Global Leadership

  • Measuring
    Business Tools
  • Resourcing
    Managing Resources
  • Creating
    Value Creation
  • Competing
    Markets and Globalization

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Specializing (begins in January)

Customize your path

Tailor the program to meet your professional learning objectives by selecting courses from our 4 concentrations OR graduate with a dual specialization:

Global Strategy & Leadership

Business Analytics

Business Analytics

Marketing

Marketing

Finance

Finance

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Experiential learning (flexible)

Broaden your horizons through these life-changing experiences

10-Day International Study Trip

All students travel together as a cohort to an international destination to expand their global understanding of business through company visits and networking events.

Internships

Students can pursue a variety of local and/or international internship opportunities giving them an invaluable experience in the field of their choice.

International Exchange

Students may choose to study in another of the world's top business schools through our exchange program.

Practicum

Students may choose to complete a specialized project under the guidance of an accomplished faculty member.