Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Program Description

The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in Management (Non-Thesis) offered by the Desautels Faculty of Management is a course-based program that emphasizes transformative and experiential learning opportunities. The program's objective is to equip students with skills in analysis, informed decision-making, and resourceful thinking to pursue professional opportunities (or potentially continue their studies).

Unique Program Features

  • The program focuses on both hard and soft key management disciplines and skills in its required courses. Integration of the material in the required courses is accomplished with integration sessions midway through the first semester and at its end;
  • Flexible specializations allows students to personalize the content of their degrees to gain a competitive edge;
  • Experiential learning opportunities include a 10-day international study trip, case competitions, and (if applicable) Internships, Exchanges, or Practicum;
  • The program typically ranks in the Top 3 in Canada;
  • Quebec Resident Waiver available for permanent residents of Quebec which can cover up to 75% of current full tuition.

University-Level Admission Requirements

  • An eligible Bachelor's degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA out of a possible 4.0 GPA
  • English-language proficiency

Each program has specific admission requirements including required application documents. Please visit the program website for more details.

Visit our Educational credentials and grade equivalencies and English language proficiency webpages for additional information.

Program Website

Master of Business Administration website

Department Contact

Graduate Program mba.mgmt [at] (subject: Master%20of%20Business%20Administration) (email)

Available Intakes


Application Deadlines

Intake Applications Open Application Deadline - International Application Deadline - Domestic (Canadian, Permanent Resident of Canada)
FALL September 15 March 15 May 1

Note: Application deadlines are subject to change without notice. Please check the application portal for the most up-to-date information.

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