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John Molson School of Business

1450 Guy St. Montreal, Canada View Map
  • GMATRange of average GMAT scores across all MBA programs at the institution
    550-650 - Low
    651-700 - Medium
    701-800 - High
  • DemographyAverage age range of students across all MBA programs at the institution.
    24-35 Yrs.
  • ScholarshipIndication as to whether the institution provides scholarships for MBA programs.


Concordia's John Molson School of Business  is one of Canada's top institutions, offering programs at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels with a hands-on, case-based teaching methodology. Consistently ranked in the top 10 Canadian MBAs by the Economist and Bloomberg, Concordia was also the top-ranked Canadian institution in the 2020 QS Top 50 under 50 university ranking. The Montreal downtown state-of-the-art facilities are housed in the LEED silver-certified Molson Building, while the Toronto campus is located in heart of the financial district. Having celebrated its 50th anniversary for its MBA program in 2019, John Molson boasts an outstanding 51,000 alumni network that spans across the globe. 

At the John Molson School of Business, students can choose one of three paths for their MBA journey:

The Full-Time and Part-Time MBA programs address issues of a global economy through an interdisciplinary general management perspective. The MBA in Investment Management program enables students to work towards both the MBA and the CFA charter designations simultaneously while building their network in Canada’s two financial hubs, Montreal and Toronto. The Executive MBA program is for leaders with extensive work experience who are committed to their academic, personal and professional development. All three programs offer convenient scheduling that allow candidates to continue working while studying.

Our experiential and case-based programs, combined with a variety of professional development workshops provided by our Career Management Services team, prepare our diverse students for success in a competitive job market, demonstrated by our 97% placement rate within 3 months of graduation

Admissions requirements
Those who are interested in applying will need to meet the following criteria: 

  • MBA: 3.0 GPA, GMAT: 580, with two years of professional work experience, English proficiency
  • MBA in Investment Management: 3.0 GPA, GMAT: 550, no work experience required, English proficiency
  • Executive MBA : Academics subject to pre-assessments, 5+ years of work experience required (10+ preferred), English proficiency

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the deadlines to apply for the John Molson MBA programs?

For the full-time & part-time MBA programs, we are on a rolling basis and accept candidates for Fall and Winter. The deadline for Fall application is March 1st for scholarship considerations and international students. The deadline for Canadian & permanent residents is June 1st (upon availability). The deadline for Winter application is June 1st for international students and October 1st for Canadians & permanent residents.

For the MBA in Investment Management, we only accept applicants for the Fall term and accept international applications until March 1st and consider all Canadians and Permanent residents until July 15. 

For the Executive MBA, we only accept applicants for the Fall term and accept international applications until March 1st and consider all Canadians and Permanent residents until July 15. 

Does the John Molson School of Business offer scholarships?

Our competitive tuition allows for top candidates to get an excellent return on investment. A few scholarships are available and based on merit, usually representing up to 40% of the tuition fee. We however recommend all candidates to be ready to assume the full cost of the MBA and living expenses in Montreal.  More details on the tuition fee and scholarship of the general MBA program can be found at this link: https://www.concordia.ca/jmsb/programs/graduate/mba/tuition-aid.html

What are the John Molson School of Business Post-Graduation Career Statistics?

We are proud to provide numerous post-graduation opportunities to our candidates, as demonstrated by our 97% placement rate (3 months after graduation). The post-graduation average base salary without bonus or non-guaranteed compensation is $87,000 CAD , with the majority of our MBAs remaining in Montreal, where the cost of living is significantly lower than in other major Canadian cities. 
While the placement industries change from a year to another, typically our students find positions in the following sectors: Finance, Consulting, Consumer Products, Supply Chain, Technology, Pharmaceutical, Transportation & Logistics, Non-Profit, etc. 

What is your GMAT average?

Our average GMAT score is 640. We don't consider candidates below our required minimum (580 for the full-time MBA and 550 for the MBA in Investment Management)

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