Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Learners and faculty with diverse backgrounds come together from all over the world, contributing to a holistic perspective of a global business mind- and skill-set. The Master of Business Administration experience at Thompson Rivers University is a training ground for your future and the limitless opportunities you’ll explore upon graduation.

About

If you’re interested in research, there are many choices for pursuing your passions. Our world- class faculty are known to be some of the most approachable, and are here to support you with your projects and case work.

Choice

The Master of Business Administration Master of Business Administration program from Thompson Rivers University Thompson Rivers University offers thesis, project and course-based completion options. You’ll leave the program with concrete skills to apply to your workplace or your next venture.

Quality

TRU is a public university, and you can be confident that all TRU MBA students, regardless of their method of study, receive a rigorous academic experience.

Value

An education doesn’t have to be expensive to be good. The TRU MBA offers one of the highest values for your dollar in Canada.

Flexibility

The Thompson Rivers University Master of Business Administration is the most flexible program in Canada. You choose whether to complete courses on campus or at home, part-time or full-time.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Corporate Finance 
  • International Business 
  • Leadership and Organizational Development 
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Strategic Management Information Systems 
  • Project Management and Consulting Methods 
  • Strategic Management

              Detailed Programme Facts

              • Programme intensity Full-time
                • Full-time duration 24 months
              • Languages
                • English
              • Delivery mode
                On Campus, Blended, Online
              • More information Go to the programme website

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              English Language Requirements

              You only need to take one of these language tests:

              • Minimum required score:

                88

                The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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              • Minimum required score:

                570

                The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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              • Minimum required score:

                6.5

                The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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              Academic Requirements

              Open admission

              To be admitted to the MBA, students must complete each course in the GDBA with a minimum B average (GPA of 3.00 on a scale of 4.33) or receive a course waiver or transfer credit for the courses by the MBA degree committee.

              Tuition Fee

              • International Applies to you

                30571 CAD/year
                Tuition Fee
                Based on the original amount of 30571 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
              We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

              Living costs for Kamloops

              • 1240 - 1930 CAD/month
                Living Costs

              The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

              Funding

              Check the programme website for information about funding options.

              StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

              The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

              Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.