Retailing (M.M.R.)

Program Description

The Master of Management (M.M.) in Retailing (Non-Thesis) offered by the Desautels Faculty of Management is a course-based program that emphasizes forward-thinking and evolving learning opportunities. The program's objective is to equip students with skills in data analysis, operational efficiency, and innovation to pursue professional opportunities (or potentially continue their studies).

Keywords: retail management, supply chain, analytics, e-commerce.

Unique Program Features

  • The program aims to bridge the ever-consuming gap between creative, business, and technical leadership;
  • The program combines the best features of pure strategy programs like an MBA, creative programs like an MA in Design and Innovation, and a pure development program like an MSc in Analytics;
  • Technically strong students get to learn the true business acumen and creativity required to succeed in retail and strategically strong students get to learn the 'Need-to-know' technologies and skills to gain the respect and expertise required to be extremely valuable to retail companies around the globe;
  • Students gain perspectives from prominent global business leaders in the retail industry, and learn real-life examples to build on theoretical knowledge taught in the classroom.

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 Management in Retailing website

Department Contact

Graduate Program mmr.mgmt [at] (subject: Master%20of%20Management%20in%20Retailing) (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 15

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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