University of Guelph

M.A. On Campus
18 months
13674 CAD/year
4754 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Management program of University of Guelph emphasizes organizational and management scholarly research to develop strong analytical and theoretic tools, providing you with an advanced understanding of evidence-based management. 


The Management program of University of Guelph secures the necessary training to either continue in higher education, or enter managerial, consulting or analyst positions.

During your first semester, you will complete core courses while developing key project management skills. The second semester is devoted to enhancing your research skills, while learning about management consulting. The final semesters are dedicated to completing your independent major research project with your advisor(s).

Research Areas

  • Managerial and organizational cognition
  • Organizational behaviour
  • Product development
  • Leadership
  • Accountancy

Are you interested in

  • Organizational behaviour
  • Business consulting
  • Leadership n Accounting

Career opportunities

  • Business Development Manager or Analyst
  • Business Consulting
  • Project Management
  • Continuing on to Ph.D studies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management Seminar Series
  • Evidence Based Management Research
  • Quantitative Methods for Evidence Based Management
  • Leadership Assessment and Development
  • Creative Process of Innovation
  • Business Consulting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree (4-year honours degree or equivalent) with a minimum 70% average. For applicants who do not hold an undergraduate degree with a strong emphasis in either the accounting and/or management fields, additional prerequisites or academic upgrading may be required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13674 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6837 CAD per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    4754 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2377 CAD per semester and a duration of 18 months.


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