Business Administration, M.B.A. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
12 months
44070 CAD/year
17228 CAD/year
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Business Administration from University of Ottawa is conceived for candidates with at least three years of work experience. The program may be completed on a full-time basis over twelve (12) consecutive months. If the degree requirements are completed on a part-time basis, program duration is then normally twenty-four (24) months.


Business Administration from University of Ottawa provides a strong foundation in all management disciplines, develops management and people skills, and refines the students' ability to view and analyze issues, opportunities and situations from a strategic perspective, allowing them to become responsible agents of change. Emphasis is placed on the applications of relevant, contemporary management concepts, models and philosophies with an integrated approach to problem solving and an appreciation of all aspects of the organization.

Students at Business Administration from University of Ottawa will:

  • get teamwork and managerial skills development.
  • grapple with real-world challenges facing organizations through industry-based integrating projects that draw upon multiple disciplines.
  • become actively involved with organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Data Analysis, Statistics
  • Governance, Corporate governance
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behaviour, Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Finance, Economics
  • Business Policy, International Management, High Technology
  • Information Systems
  • Management Decision Models, Operation Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
4.5 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holding a Canadian baccalaureate degree or its equivalent with minimum standing of B, or a 70 per cent overall average. 
  • Having acquired a minimum of three years full-time work experience. In general, preference is given to those applicants who have greater work experience, particularly when there is evidence of management responsibilities and career progression. 
  • Having achieved at least a 50th percentile score on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), with strong standing for each individual test component, including at least a 4.5 score on analytical essay writing. 
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcript
  • Statement of interest
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Minimum of three full-time years of work experience
  • GMAT or GRE official results
  • Personal interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44070 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22035 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    17228 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8614 CAD per semester during 12 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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