Dalhousie University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
18877 CAD/year
11371 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Business at Dalhousie University's Rowe School of Business is a rigorous 16-month program that provides you with enhanced opportunities to boost your career in industry with strong expertise development or enter a top-ranked PhD program.



Upon admission, you will be assigned an advisor who will work with you throughout the program. The first two terms at Dalhousie University comprise coursework. In the third term, you must complete an elective course and, with the help of your thesis supervisor, choose a research topic to meet the thesis requirement. In the final term, you must complete and successfully defend a publishable thesis to be considered for graduation with the degree of Master of Science in Business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Design and Methods
  • Behavioural Statistics
  • Managing People
  • Seminar on Micro Organizational Behaviour
  • Research Reading and Conference

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree
  • Degree granted by university of recognized standing
  • Complete the graduate application form (online application)
  • Pay $115 application fee
  • An official academic transcript and degree certificate (if degree conferral not stated on Transcripts) for each post-secondary institution attended
  • Two academic reference letters

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18877 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18877 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11371 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11371 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Dalhousie University


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