Complex Project Leadership, M.B.A. | Part time | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
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Complex Project Leadership

30 months
44070 CAD/year
17228 CAD/year
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Complex Project Leadership from University of Ottawa is offered by the Telfer School of Management. The program is delivered in an executive delivery mode through Telfer’s Centre for Executive Leadership.


Complex Project Leadership from University of Ottawa focus is the holistic development of experienced project and program practitioners and managers with respect to professional skills.

Students at Complex Project Leadership from University of Ottawa will:

  • design
  • implement, 
  • successfully lead complex projects and programs. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systems Thinking 
  • Self Realization and Personal Development 
  • Strategic Management of Complex Projects and Programs 
  • Organizational Behaviour of Project Teams and of Project Team Systems 
  • Planning and Communicating Change Effectively 
  • Acquisition Strategies
  • Laws, Regulations, Intellectual Property and Contracts 
  • Strategically Managing Risk 
  • Business Planning and Cases: Methods and Implementation
  • Advanced Negotiations and Problem Solving 
  • Managing for Innovation 
  • Managing Contracts and Suppliers 
  • Implementation of Complex Projects
  • Financial Analysis and Decision Making 
  • Problem Solving in Complex Environments 
  • Stakeholder Engagement and Crisis Management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


54 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a Canadian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in any field.
  • Have an admission average of B (70%) calculated at admission according to graduate studies guidelines.
  • Have a minimum of 5 years management experience and responsibilities, as demonstrated by their CV. 
  • Have a minimum of 2 years in a project or procurement environment, as demonstrated by their CV. 
  • Provide 3 confidential references; one each from a supervisor, a peer and a subordinate. 
  • Provide a statement of interest outlining career goals and how this master’s program will assist in meeting them. 
  • Provide a letter of support from their employer, if applicable. 
  • Be proficient in English 
  • Selected candidates may be interviewed by a member of the admissions committee. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    44070 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22035 CAD per semester during 30 months.
  • National

    17228 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8614 CAD per semester during 30 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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