• Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
The Organization Design and Development program at the Royal Roads University is for consultants, analysts, managers, and practitioners who want to design and deliver customized interventions to assist organizations in leading and implementing positive stakeholder-engaged organization change. 

Overview

Over the duration of the program, students can expect to explore Organization Development principles and practices, examine theoretical and practical perspectives of organization design, culture and change interventions, and acquire, and utilize, approaches and frameworks that make the necessary connections to organizational strategy. 

The Organization Design and Development program at the Royal Roads University will focus on the application of learning in areas such as:

  • organization design, development, and strategy
  • organization change processes
  • systems and culture transformation
  • capacity building, measurement, and evaluation

Who It's For

This program is for consultants, analysts, managers, and practitioners who want to design and deliver customized interventions to assist organizations in leading and implementing positive stakeholder-engaged organization change. 

Those wishing to become effective, in-demand Organization Development Consultants, will be equipped with the knowledge, tools, and key skills necessary for conducting strategic analysis, decision making, and evaluation in complex organizations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Academic Integrity
  • Setting the Foundation for Organizational Transformation
  • Organization Design: Processes for Positive Change
  • Organization Development: Supporting Organizational Health and Vitality

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

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General Requirements

  • Completion of either an undergraduate four-year (or comparable) degree or graduate degree in a related field from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Normally, at least three years of relevant full-time work experience in leadership, management, or organization development roles.

Work Experience

At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9145 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9145 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    7500 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7500 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
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Living costs for Victoria

  • 1490 - 2100 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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