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Canada has one of the highest living standards in the world and is consistently ranked in the top 10 on the UN’s Human Development Index. Being a member of both the Commonwealth and the Francophonie, a grouping of French-speaking countries, Canada offers a rich cultural heritage and many ties to its European founders. In addition to providing outstanding educational opportunities in both English and French, Canada is one of the most desirable places to live in the world. Canada boasts beautiful landscapes, low crime rates, clean cities, excellent health care and a tech savvy population. Despite its small population, Canada has some of the finest institutions of higher education in the world and master’s degrees from Canada are widely recognized for their high quality.

Canadians realize the importance of a good education, and this is why public education in Canada is funded by federal, provincial and local governments. Canada has one of the highest enrollment rates in the world for students who have graduated from secondary school continuing on to post-secondary education, that is, university-level education. There are plenty of Masters degrees in Canada to choose from for students from all ov... [+ Read more]

Master

Canada has one of the highest living standards in the world and is consistently ranked in the top 10 on the UN’s Human Development Index. Being a member of both the Commonwealth and the Francophonie, a grouping of French-speaking countries, Canada offers a rich cultural heritage and many ties to its European founders. In addition to providing outstanding educational opportunities in both English and French, Canada is one of the most desirable places to live in the world. Canada boasts beautiful landscapes, low crime rates, clean cities, excellent health care and a tech savvy population. Despite its small population, Canada has some of the finest institutions of higher education in the world and master’s degrees from Canada are widely recognized for their high quality.

Canadians realize the importance of a good education, and this is why public education in Canada is funded by federal, provincial and local governments. Canada has one of the highest enrollment rates in the world for students who have graduated from secondary school continuing on to post-secondary education, that is, university-level education. There are plenty of Masters degrees in Canada to choose from for students from all over the world, creating a diverse educational environment.

Although Canada has several types of higher education institutes, only universities offer masters degree programs. Hundreds of master’s programs are available, from the arts to engineering to MBAs. General requirements for students applying for a masters degree program include a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, reference letters, a written application regarding the student’s interest in the degree program, and a standardized test such as the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). International students who are not native English speakers may also need to take the TOEFL.

Tuition is very low for Canadian citizens. For international students, tuition varies widely depending upon the school and program, from a low of around $2,000 per year up to about $35,000 per year at the high end. Schools in the smaller provinces (e.g., Newfoundland) are generally less expensive than schools in the larger provinces (e.g., British Columbia). Individual institutions award scholarships to international students who have demonstrated high academic achievement; interested students should apply directly to the specific institution and Masters Program they want to attend.

The length of a masters degree in Canada depends upon the university, the academic discipline, and whether the student attends full time or part time. Programs range from one to two years and usually include a mixture of coursework and research. Some programs require a full thesis, while others require a project or even an internship.

Canada loves international students, as demonstrated by the more than 200,000 of them studying there! In addition to providing a bi-lingual, multi-cultural environment with great winter sports, Canadian schools provide excellent value for all students, with relatively low tuition rates and high quality schools – four universities in the 2012 Shanghai World University Rankings top 100 and five MBA schools in the 2012 Financial Times Rankings top 100. Graduates of programs will find many opportunities to work in Canada whether or not they are Canadian residents. Major Canadian industries include banking, petroleum, forestry, fishing, agriculture and aerospace.

Canadian universities offer masters degrees in just about everything you can imagine.

Take the next step toward your future education by browsing the different masters degrees below. Once you’ve found a program that’s right for you, contact the specific university if you have additional questions.

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MA in Strategic Marketing Online

Online Canada Toronto 15 - 36 months
February 2015

The Online MA Strategic Marketing is all about you and your career plans. Fully-flexible in both content and delivery, you will study for a globally recognised degree whenever and wherever you want. [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. The MA in Strategic Marketing programme is available to study online with the ground-breaking learning platform InterActive; this means that you don’t even have to leave your home or office to obtain your UK postgraduate degree. You can access the HD recorded video lectures at a time that suits you, and study the course at your own pace – without it ever impeding on your personal or professional commitments.

 

This MA in Strategic Marketing programme has been designed by London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) and is validated and awarded by the International Telematic University UNINETTUNO.

 

With our Online MA in Strategic Marketing programme, you can also choose from 5 specialised pathways, and tailor your degree to focus on the subjects that matter most to your desired career.... [-]

Master in International Hotel Management

Campus Canada Full time 2 - 4 semesters
February 2015

The Master curriculum offers talented students a demanding and challenging combination of academic courses and projects to achieve higher strategical positions in the hospitality industry [+]

Master in International Hotel Management

Today, the hospitality and tourism industry is cosmopolitan and globalized, and therefore scouts for trained and qualified personnel.

The Master Degree in International Hotel and Tourism Management combines a university teaching approach with a professional edge, whose aim is to train operational and higher managers in the field of hospitality with a wide range of equipment and facilities pertaining to international companies. 

This programme prepares students for specialised executive and managerial positions in hospitality and tourism companies. The programme combines cutting-edge management science with traditional know-how in hotel and restaurant management. Course work is reinforced through immediate application of knowledge in practical settings. ... [-]

John Molson MBA

Campus Canada Full time Part time 2 years
January 2015

The John Molson MBA addresses the issues of a global economy. Our program emphasizes an interdisciplinary general management perspective. The MBA program's overall goal focuses on preparing students for managerial success in an increasingly complex and competitive business environment. We offer a diverse and multicultural environment with a flexible MBA program centered on students' needs. [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. The John Molson MBA addresses the issues of a global economy. Our program emphasizes an interdisciplinary general management perspective. The MBA program's overall goal focuses on preparing students for managerial success in an increasingly complex and competitive business environment. We offer a diverse and multicultural environment with a flexible MBA program centered on students' needs. Program Profile Average age: 30 Average work experience: 6 years Average GMAT score: 623 Percentage of women students: 37% Number of countries represented: 25+ Average Salary after Graduation: $79,071 Percentage of graduates employed 3 months after graduation: 76% The JMSB MBA program will change the way you think. You'll learn not only from faculty members who are experts in their fields and committed educators, but also from your peers - a select, yet diverse group of talented, ambitious, and entrepreneurial-minded individuals. JMSB MBA students learn how to develop effective business strategies and how to apply them in the increasingly complex global business environment. These skills are taught using real case studies that provide students with a solid understanding of the issues facing today’s businesses. To further enhance and apply their business knowledge, students can opt-in to the Co-op Education program , as well as the International Exchange Program . For business graduates, the MBA program offers an Accelerated MBA which reduces credits from 57 to 45. By graduation, our students have learned to: - Develop analytical tools for intelligent decision-making - Understand the sociological, ethical and political implications of business decisions - Integrate analytical, interpersonal and communications skills with the management of human capital, technology and information - Establish goals, work as a team, delegate, and set and meet deadlines - Manage conflict and stress, make difficult decisions, and take well-calculated risks [-]

Master of Science in Management

Campus Canada Full time 16 months
January 2015

Ivey's 16 month MSc program is specifically designed for high-achieving university graduates who are poised to leverage their education and international experiences to become global [+]

Master of Science in Management

Ivey's 16 month MSc program is specifically designed for high-achieving university graduates who are poised to leverage their education and international experiences to become global business leaders.

The MSc is a direct-entry masters program, centred around international management, and designed to prepare you for an international career in an ever-evolving, multicultural business world.

Why an Ivey MSc?

The Ivey MSc experience develops your ability to understand what lies beneath a best practice.  It pushes you to strengthen your ability to examine and scrutinize management research.  It teaches you to apply research methods to existing and emerging business problems.... [-]

Master in International Business Development

Campus Canada Full time 14 - 24 months
October 2014

The program is structured on an Integrated Approach. Every aspect of the Triple Credential Joint Program has been thoughtfully integrated – right from a single application [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. MAIB – MASTER IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT A Joint Triple Credential Program designed by University of Milano-Bicocca (Milan, Italy) in partnership with Centennial College (Toronto, Canada) and Alliance University (Bangalore, India), offering hands-on global management experience by living and studying in 3 Global cities across 3 Different Continents – Canada (Toronto), Europe (Italy) and India (Bangalore) 3 SIMULTANEOUS DEGREES ACHIEVED IN 18 MONTHS, WITH A TOTAL OF 120 CREDITS, ALONG WITH OPTION OF FORTH DEGREE – ITALIAN LAUREA MAGISTRALE – WITH AN ADDITIONAL STUDY PERIOD A truly triple credential program valid in three different continents! Give your future an International edge! The program is structured on an Integrated Approach. Every aspect of the Triple Credential Joint Program has been thoughtfully integrated – right from a single application and selection procedure to academic course work and student life across the campuses of University of Milano-Bicocca, Centennial College and Alliance University. The Program lays the foundation for learning broad management skills and building inter-cultural competencies to live and work in today’s highly Global World. The Program offers the following possibilities: a) MAIB + IBM – 14 months – two simultaneous degrees MAIB+IBM is a double credential, rigorous, full-time program of 14 months duration (including Internship), with a total of 90 credits. There are no part-time students in the program. The students will earn European First Level Master Degree, awarded by the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy and Ontario College Postgraduate Certificate from Centennial College, Toronto in International Business Management (IBM). The course will be taught in English. Students are required to be proficient with the English language. Students will spend the first three quarters in three different countries/cities (Milan, Bangalore, Toronto), thus gaining a broad international perspective. They will select the country in which they will spend the fourth and last quarter, which will be dedicated to internship. The internship is at no additional cost anywhere in the world, but Canada (point no. b) The program will integrate rigorous academic theory and real-world practice through broad engagement with the business community. In doing so, it shall foster in students an entrepreneurial mindset for recognizing and capturing opportunity — critical attributes for global business leaders. b) MAIB + IBM + Internship Period at Centennial College (for exploring work in Canada Option) – 15 months The city of Toronto, a multi-cultural and globally competitive city is home to some of the world’s largest global multi-nationals, banks, business, consulting and financial firms offering students a plenty of opportunities to work and live in Canada. MAIB students interested in exploring the option of working in Canada will have to enroll at Centennial College for the Internship period of 15 weeks: a must in order to comply with the work visa norms of Canadian Government, which allows 8 months-long work visa after a study period of 8 months in Canada. Our partner Centennial College will provide all information to students interested in living and working in Canada. c) MAIB + IBM + MBA – 18 months MBA Degree from Alliance Business School, Bangalore, India can be achieved with only an additional study period of 4 months with a of total of 30 credits. d) MAIB + IBM + MBA + Laurea Magistrale – 24 months (under consideration) Laurea Magistrale in “Management & Service Science” from University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy can be achieved with an additional study period of 6 months after the Master/MBA program. This option is still under consideration and more information shall be made available after the completion of the admission process, based on the number of students interested in pursuing this option.  A Global program for Global Leaders Journey across Italy-India-Canada grounded in diversity, inter-connectedness of cultures and disciplines, academic rigor, continuous innovation, and commitment to creating a social impact. Duration: 14 months + 4 months MBA study period (optional) + 6 months Laurea Magistrale (optional) Credits: 90 CFU Place: - 1st Quarter – Italy - 2nd Quarter – India - 3rd Quarter – Canada (15 weeks) - 4th Quarter – Internship in Italy or India or Canada (for internship in Canada additional fee of € 3,500 apply) Scholarships: - 5 scholarships of € 7.600,00 each, offered by Fondazione Cariplo - 4 scholarships of € 5.000,00 each, offered by Fondazione Cariplo - scholarships of CAD $ 2,500.00 to all Centennial students enrolled for the program, offered by Centennial College Career Development Plan: strong focus on internship, job placement, research assignments; career fairs; student career counseling services Give your future an International Edge! [-]

MBA in India

Campus Canada Full time 2 years
August 2014

Choosing your school is an important decision. We invite you to experience Schulich MBA in India first hand by attending an event, visiting us or simply starting a conversation with our admissions [+]

MBA in India

The Schulich MBA in India is accredited by the All India Council on Technical Education (AICTE).

A global perspective. A lifetime investment.

The Schulich MBA in Hyderabad is a bold new initiative by one of the world's leading business schools. Study in India and Toronto, as you earn a degree that offers the content, skills and relevance that future business leaders need.

Throughout your studies, you will be exposed to the business issues and viewpoints of two very different trade regions on two distinct continents. As Canada's financial and cultural centre and one of the world's greatest multicultural cities, Toronto has much to offer, including access to the head offices of leading organizations in all major sectors.... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Campus Canada Full time Part time 17 months
January 2015

You can complete your MBA degree within 17-21 months in the Daytime MBA program or in 29-33 months in the Evening MBA program. [+]

Your MBA Adventure Awaits

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. Our MBA is not for everyone: our small, cohort based classes (no more than 50) require you to speak up and speak out. We also offer unique specializations, send our students overseas, and give you a mentor. Frankly, that's too much for some.

Our location in Victoria, BC, even offers you the chance to be adventurous, as it not only gives you opportunities to connect with a diversity of people but to also drink in the astonishing beauty of our natural landscapes 365 days of the year.

Recently ranked as one of the top 50 MBA programs in North America by the QS TopMBA, the UVic MBA offers you quality business education in the stunning location of Victoria, BC, Canada.... [-]

CEMS Master’s in International Management (CEMS MIM)

Campus Canada Full time 1 year
February 2015

The CEMS MIM is a postgraduate, pre-experience degree open to a select group of students enrolled on a Master’s programme in one of 28 leading institutions [+]

CEMS MIM Master’s in International Management 

CEMS is a strategic alliance of business schools, multinational companies and NGOs that together offer the CEMS Master's in International Management (MIM). The CEMS administrative officeis located on the HEC campus close to Paris, with the programme and corporate relations being managed by a dedicated team within each member school. You will find all CEMS member universities by using the keywords "CEMS" in the Master in Management Compasssearch engine or by clicking on the CEMS partners list below.

The CEMS MIM is a pre-experience postgraduate degree open to multilingual students enrolled in a Master's in Management program at one of the CEMS member schools. Students study at their home university for one semester and then spend a second semester at a different CEMS member school. Some students may even opt to take both semesters abroad, in two different schools (the “tri-national track”). Other key components of the course include: core courses in Strategy and Cross-Cultural Management, elective courses, skill seminars, business project and an obligatory international internship.... [-]

Daytime MBA

Campus Canada Full time 16 - 20 months
January 2015

Through sixteen to twenty months of intensive study and real-world projects, you will hone your leadership capabilities, gaining valuable insight and experience into todays modern business environment. [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. Daytime MBAThrough sixteen to twenty months of intensive study and real-world projects, you will hone your leadership capabilities, gaining valuable insight and experience into todays modern business environment.You will be in class five days/week and will not have time to work while you complete the program. You may choose a specialization after the first year and consider doing a combined degree with another faculty. RequirementsAll applications must include:

    Application form (complete the application form online)     Transcripts     Two letters of reference     Resume     Statement of career learning goals     Special examination scores (GMAT and TOEFL)     Application fee ... [-]

Master of Business Administration - MBA

Campus Canada Full time Part time 2 - 5 semesters
January 2015

Offered by the oldest English-language University in Canada, the University of New Brunswick Saint John's Masters of Business Administration (MBA) program provides world-class education and [+]

Master of Business Administration

Offered by the oldest English-language University in Canada, the University of New Brunswick Saint John's Masters of Business Administration (MBA) program provides world-class education and one of the shortest payback periods in North America for one-year or part-time MBA's.Our MBA is an investment in your future, with an intensive program that blends classroom learning with practical applications and real world experience.

The program is designed to develop innovative entrepreneurial leaders, and our students enjoy small class sizes, a diverse international student body, accessible faculty and a dedicated staff.

All these elements work together to hone the skills you need to compete and succeed in the global marketplace.... [-]

Master of Business Administration MBA

Campus Canada Full time 12 months
January 2015

Using a strongly applied approach, our full-time MBA combines theory and application to provide students with a grounding in the fundamentals of business [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. Master of Business Administration MBA

Using a strongly applied approach, our full-time MBA combines theory and application to provide students with a grounding in the fundamentals of business, such as finance, marketing and managing people. Designed for students without a business degree, courses also explore such current topics as sustainability, entrepreneurship and innovation in business. This exhilarating, immersive experience will be completed in just 12 months.

IDEALLY SUITED FOR

Early to mid-career individuals who are ready to make a difference in the world and push themselves to their highest potential

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McGill – HEC Montréal EMBA

Campus Canada Part time 15 months
September 2014

The McGill – HEC Montréal EMBA will award successful participants a joint MBA degree bearing the seals of both HEC Montréal and McGillUniversity ... [+]

McGill – HEC Montréal EMBA

The program is designed to meet the development needs of experienced managers who occupy or are destined to senior management positions. Program participants are managers, entrepreneurs and professionals with at least 10 years work experience, including at least five years managerial experience.

Participants remain in their jobs throughout the program and can complete it in 15 months. Classes typically meet Thursday through Sunday, once a month, with two residential modules of 7 and 10 days. The second residential module will take place abroad in Latin America or Asia.

Reflecting the reality of Canadian business, the program will be delivered in a bilingual format. Class presentations and group discussions will be in both French and English. Therefore, candidates must understand both languages, but may contribute to discussions and write exams and papers in either language.... [-]

MBA

Campus Canada Full time 12 months
January 2015

Queen’s full-time MBA, an intensive 12-month program beginning each year in May, provides so much more than an outstanding business education. The program is designed to develop exceptional leaders, valuable team members and highly effective managers [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. Queen's Full-time MBA

The program is designed to develop exceptional leaders, valuable team-members, and highly effective managers.

The Power of Teams

Understanding the Power of Teams

Queen’s MBA utilizes an innovative approach to team-based learning that is far more advanced than that used in other MBA programs.

We believe strongly in our team-based approach because it mirrors today’s progressive workplace. You will leave the program with a thorough understanding of the best practices for successful team-building and teamwork, well-prepared to be a valuable member of a high-performance team.

While other MBA programs talk about “teamwork”, what they are actually referring to is “group work” – a very different concept. At Queen’s, you are assigned to a team for the core of the program, and a significant portion of your overall grade is derived from teamwork. Team members collaborate on assignments, projects and presentations, drawing on the skills and experience of individual team members, greatly enhancing the learning experience.... [-]

MBA Full-time

Campus Canada Full time 15 months
August 2014

When you're ready to advance your career as a business professional, consider a UBC MBA. Our prestigious 15-month graduate program is built around a results-focused, challenging, and comprehensive curriculum that will prepare you for business leadership in the 21st century. [+]

Why a UBC MBA Full-time?

You've been working long enough to feel the impact of sweeping corporate, social, and technological change. Every day, you sense your managerial skills being tested and you wonder: do I have what it takes to keep pace with such rapid innovation? When you're ready to advance your career as a business professional, consider a UBC MBA. Our prestigious 15-month graduate program is built around a results-focused, challenging, and comprehensive curriculum that will prepare you for business leadership in the 21st century.

 

The UBC MBA is:

 

InnovativeAt the heart of the UBC MBA is the innovative 13-week core program integrating seven key business disciplines into one foundation course. This approach develops the broad management perspective and cross-functional skills necessary to tackle the most complex business issues. Additionally, with eight areas of specialization and an unparalleled selection of electives, the UBC MBA gives you the choice to either refine or broaden your particular talents and interests. What you learn is what the business community wants - our diverse and experienced Faculty Advisory Board has told us so. ... [-]

MBA in Natural Resources Energy & Environment (NREE)

Campus Canada Full time
January 2015

The Alberta MBA in Natural Resources Energy & Environment (NREE) is unique in Canada and only one of a few similar programs offered [+]

Top Masters in Canada 2014/2015. MBA in Natural Resources Energy & Environment (NREE)

The Alberta MBA in Natural Resources Energy & Environment (NREE) is unique in Canada and only one of a few similar programs offered globally.  Whether you are looking to enter or accelerate your career in the energy and resource sector, the NREE specialization will help you develop analytical skills, industry understanding, and communications experience to enable you to achieve your career goals.

Overview

Our NREE students tackle many business challenges, including:

    •    How can firms plan for the uncertainty related to future climate change regulation?... [-]