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Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary

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About Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary

Imagine yourself, studying and living in the most livable city in North America and the third most livable city in the world as ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit, 2022. The Haskayne School of Business is located in Calgary, Alberta in western Canada. Where urban city meets nature, Calgary is only one hour drive away from the extraordinary Canadian Rocky Mountains.

The University of Calgary is ranked top 5 Research University  in Canada. UCalgary is the youngest university to have reached the top five. Research contributes to the diversification of Calgary’s economy, attracts new business, and fosters a spirit of collaboration and innovation.

Haskayne is ranked top 10 in Canada’s best university business programs: 2021 rankings by Maclean’s.

Why study at Haskayne?  Choose from a variety of programs including:

• Daytime MBA: an intensive 20-month full-time MBA open to International Students

• Evening MBA: a flexible evening MBA program designed built for working professionals

• Accelerated MBA: to build on your undergrad business degree

• Executive MBA: for mid to senior level professionals looking to transform your leadership

• Joint MBA degrees with the faculties of Law, Cumming School of Medicine, School of Public Policy, and School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape

Haskayne employs a mix of real-world case studies, structured lectures and exclusive guest speakers. Read more about our experiential learning opportunities under ‘Student Life’

For more information, watch our MBA online information session or email us at [email protected]

University highlights:

Each year, Haskayne has nearly 4,000 full- and part-time students enrolled in bachelor's, master's, doctorate and executive education programs. An important member of the Canadian and international business communities, Haskayne maintains partnerships spanning the globe and stays connected with an alumni network of over 28,000 across 96 countries.

Haskayne’s mission is to create innovative research, unparalleled learning opportunities and meaningful engagement with our community. Haskayne is where big ideas come to life and bold leaders thrive.

The Haskayne School of Business was founded at the University of Calgary in 1967.

• Notably, the University of Calgary ranked #1 in Canada and 25th in the world by THE Young University Rankings 2019: Golden Age by Times Higher Education (THE) (2019).

• The Haskayne School of Business is ranked in the 20 best business schools in Canada in 2021 by Maclean’s and in the top 10 business undergrad programs on sustainability by Corporate Knights (2020).

Campus location:

Professionally, Calgary is home to a young, well-educated and globally connected workforce. Our city has a high concentration of corporate headquarters and small businesses per capita in Canada. Calgary operates in many diverse sectors including Aerospace & Logistics, Agribusiness, Creative Industries, Energy & Environment, Financial Services, Interactive Digital Media, Life Sciences, and Technology.

Calgary is a safe, clean and healthy city. Rich in arts, culture, entertainment and leisure activities, there’s always something to do in Calgary. Spend some time in nature, the spectacular Rocky Mountains are an hour drive away. Enjoy Calgary’s culinary scene delivering flavours from all over the world with hundreds of great restaurants to choose from. Calgary is a city with diverse communities, in fact Calgary is the third most diverse major city in Canada with more than 120 languages spoken in the city.


About Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary

Imagine yourself, studying and living in the most livable city in North America and the third most livable city in the world as ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit, 2022. The Haskayne School of Business is located in Calgary, Alberta in western Canada. Where urban city meets nature, Calgary is only one hour drive away from the extraordinary Canadian Rocky Mountains.

The University of Calgary is ranked top 5 Research University  in Canada. UCalgary is the youngest university to have reached the top five. Research contributes to the diversification of Calgary’s economy, attracts new business, and fosters a spirit of collaboration and innovation.

Haskayne is ranked top 10 in Canada’s best university business programs: 2021 rankings by Maclean’s.

Why study at Haskayne?  Choose from a variety of programs including:

• Daytime MBA: an intensive 20-month full-time MBA open to International Students

• Evening MBA: a flexible evening MBA program designed built for working professionals

• Accelerated MBA: to build on your undergrad business degree

• Executive MBA: for mid to senior level professionals looking to transform your leadership

• Joint MBA degrees with the faculties of Law, Cumming School of Medicine, School of Public Policy, and School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape

Haskayne employs a mix of real-world case studies, structured lectures and exclusive guest speakers. Read more about our experiential learning opportunities under ‘Student Life’

For more information, watch our MBA online information session or email us at [email protected]

University highlights:

Each year, Haskayne has nearly 4,000 full- and part-time students enrolled in bachelor's, master's, doctorate and executive education programs. An important member of the Canadian and international business communities, Haskayne maintains partnerships spanning the globe and stays connected with an alumni network of over 28,000 across 96 countries.

Haskayne’s mission is to create innovative research, unparalleled learning opportunities and meaningful engagement with our community. Haskayne is where big ideas come to life and bold leaders thrive.

The Haskayne School of Business was founded at the University of Calgary in 1967.

• Notably, the University of Calgary ranked #1 in Canada and 25th in the world by THE Young University Rankings 2019: Golden Age by Times Higher Education (THE) (2019).

• The Haskayne School of Business is ranked in the 20 best business schools in Canada in 2021 by Maclean’s and in the top 10 business undergrad programs on sustainability by Corporate Knights (2020).

Campus location:

Professionally, Calgary is home to a young, well-educated and globally connected workforce. Our city has a high concentration of corporate headquarters and small businesses per capita in Canada. Calgary operates in many diverse sectors including Aerospace & Logistics, Agribusiness, Creative Industries, Energy & Environment, Financial Services, Interactive Digital Media, Life Sciences, and Technology.

Calgary is a safe, clean and healthy city. Rich in arts, culture, entertainment and leisure activities, there’s always something to do in Calgary. Spend some time in nature, the spectacular Rocky Mountains are an hour drive away. Enjoy Calgary’s culinary scene delivering flavours from all over the world with hundreds of great restaurants to choose from. Calgary is a city with diverse communities, in fact Calgary is the third most diverse major city in Canada with more than 120 languages spoken in the city.


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Student life

Experiential learning complements coursework and helps our students transition from university life to the business world. Haskayne has established many specialized centres in key fields including entrepreneurship and innovation, social entrepreneurship, advanced leadership, sustainability and real estate for students to get involved with. Centres offers speaker seminars, case and pitch competitions, mentorship opportunities and so much more.

A top choice for students is the unique opportunity to participate in the Creative Destruction Lab-Rockies at Haskayne. CDL-Rockies accelerates the commercialization of tech startups bringing together world-class scientists, entrepreneurs and investors. Students can apply to engage with a startup.

Exclusive to Haskayne are our adventure leadership opportunities where students take their learning beyond the classroom and into the outdoors. These experiences include nature-based learning, wilderness solos and group expeditions to help cultivate foundational leadership skills.

Tuition fee and scholarships

One of the first things everyone considers when getting a master's degree is the cost of the program. While cost is something that should be considered, you should always be aware of the options available to you when fundingyour degree. Download your copy of the Scholarship Guide to know about global scholarships and how to apply for them.

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Yes. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from a recognized institution with a grade point average of 3.0/4.0 from their last two years or twenty half courses. 

  • All applicants must write the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) and obtain a minimun score of 550 for admission.
  • Applicants for whom English is a second language must have a minimum score of 580 (paper-based) or 250 (computer-based) or 97(with a minimum of 20 in each section) on the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreigh Language).
  • Applicants may also provide proof of English proficiency by passing the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with a minimum score of 7. 
  • More information on admission criteria can be found at http://haskayne.ucalgary.ca/programs/mba/admissions/requirements

Unfortunately, all international MBA students must be enrolled in the full-time MBA program which will be completed in under two years. Spring and summer courses provide you with the oppotunity to complete the program in a shorter time frame. There is one intake of the daytime program each year commencing in August. 

 All applications must include: 

  • Application form (completed online)
  • Transcripts
  • Two letters of reference
  • Resume; must have at least two years of work experience
  • Special examination scores (GMAT and TOEFL/IELTS)
  • Application Fee
  • Attend interview 

Daytime MBA Program Deadlines: 

All documents must be received by the application deadline. 

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