Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa
- School Description
55 Laurier Avenue East
K1N 6N5 Ottawa ON, Canada
The Telfer School of Management is a leading international centre of management education and research, and the proud academic, research and professional home of some 3,600 students, 200 full- and part-time faculty members, and 20,000 alumni. Our school has earned accreditations from the three most demanding ranking organizations in the world: AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. Achieving the highly coveted triple crown of accreditations places us in the top one percent of the world’s business schools, and validates our success in surpassing the highest-possible standards for management education.
Degree programs for high performers
Our degree programs in business and healthcare management are meticulously designed to produce high-performing leaders of businesses, industries, government departments and public-sector organizations.
Our faculty members carry out strikingly original research in a variety of fields, including our three areas of strategic focus: business analytics and performance, health-systems management, and innovation & entrepreneurship.
Strong links with leaders
Our close ties with successful companies, key industry associations and vital public-sector organizations enable our students to learn directly from an array of brilliant executives, entrepreneurs and business owners.
Distinctive career-development resources
Our Career Centre puts students in direct contact with recruiters from leading corporations and organizations, offers valuable personal-development workshops that help students discover their ideal careers, and organizes a variety of high-level career-development events such as company trips, employer panels and networking sessions.
Impressive learning environment
Our Desmarais Building is designed and constructed specifically for teaching and learning business management. This impressive facility features modern lecture halls, labs and conference rooms that equip our students to meet the challenges of global business and place our researchers at the frontier of management research.
Rich community of support
Our hometown is the seat of national government, hub of high-technology innovation and capital of a G8 country. Ottawa fuels us with an incredibly rich supply of people and resources that we use to increase the quality of our programs and research, and expand the learning and career opportunities of our students.
Full time: Yes
Duration: 18 months
Master of Science in Health Systems
The Telfer Master of Science in Health Systems equips you with the knowledge and skills to conduct interdisciplinary health-systems research. At the same time, our program enables you to customize your research so that it meets your needs and focuses on your interests. Rigorous training and attractive options. Get the best of both worlds. Choose the Telfer Master of Science in Health Systems.
Get grounded in the fundamentals of health-systems research Most students complete our program in 18 months. During that time, you’ll take core courses that arm you with the fundamental knowledge you need to identify relevant research methodologies, design your thesis research project and then conduct your thesis research in a rigorous, structured manner....
Full time: Yes
Master of Science in Management
The Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa offers a Master of Science in Management (M.Sc. in Management) Program in response to an unmet need for individuals that are trained to think creatively and in a scientifically-informed manner about problems of organizational management, particularly in the context of innovation management and entrepreneurship.
The program builds on the expertise and established research records of professors from the Telfer School of Management in the areas of innovation management, entrepreneurship, as well as other key management disciplines, such as strategic human resources management....
Full time and Part time: Yes
Duration: 16 months
Master's of Health Administration
All Telfer MHA students quickly find meaningful, rewarding jobs after graduation. The reason behind their immediate career success is straightforward. The Telfer MHA:Provides our graduates with a solid grounding in key areas of business management Prepares them to tackle the challenges inherent in modern healthcare systems Enables them to apply the skills they have learned in academic training to a four-month administrative residency in one of more than 90 dynamic healthcare settings
Gain knowledge of key areas of business management The Telfer MHA arms you with the knowledge and skills you need at the tactical level (setting budgets, managing teams, allocating resources) and the strategic level (setting direction, managing change, spurring innovation). All are vital aspects of work in the public and private sectors of healthcare....
Full time: Yes
Duration: 21 months
Executive Master's in Business Administration
The Telfer Executive MBA Program at the University of Ottawa provides a uniquely stimulating and rigorous professional development experience that will enhance your general management capabilities. The Telfer Executive MBA focuses on global, practical, and relevant business experiences, allowing for the opportunity to explore international business, experience management through hands-on consulting projects, and gain the leadership skills required to prepare you for today’s global economy. We believe that strong leadership skills are critical in order to be a successful general manager. Our goal is to develop leaders who will make a difference in their organizations and communities....
Full time: Yes
Duration: 4 years
Master's in Business Administration - Law
No two professional degrees are more coveted than the JD and the MBA. The University of Ottawa’s joint JD/MBA Program creatively combines these two powerful disciplines into a single four-year curriculum.
The JD/MBA Program provides students with exposure to a unique community of business and legal leaders in both the public and private sectors. Through numerous externships available in the Faculty of Law and consulting projects offered by the Telfer School of Management, students can gain valuable work experience for academic credit during each of their four years of study. In addition to private sector placements, externships exist with the courts, federal tribunals, government agencies and departments, and non-governmental organizations. In recognition of the complementary skills required for success in both business and law, students can earn both their MBA and JD degrees in less than four years. ...
Full time and Part time: Yes
Duration: 12 months
Master of Business Administration - in English
The Telfer MBA’s integrated curriculum helps position you to lead people, take charge of organizations, allocate resources effectively and articulate strategic vision—fundamental skills of high-performance managers. Organized in six-week blocks, the curriculum covers the fundamental skills needed by leaders to achieve high performance in any industry or sector. The program kicks off with an intensive orientation period that focuses on team building and The World of the General Manager course. This course puts students in the position of a general manager who must set strategic direction, motivate personnel, allocate resources and integrate various parts of an organization in the face of uncertainty. Performance Management is the integrative platform for a substantial portion of the core curriculum. Casework that integrates Performance Management across core courses, such as Strategic Marketing Management, Operations Management, and Managerial Accounting for Information and Decisions, ensures the development of transferable skills and critical thinking.Consulting ProjectStudents learn and apply best practices in management consulting by working with executives of local organizations and tackling problems faced by these professionals. Conducted under the supervision of Telfer School professors and the mentorship of professionally Certified Management Consultants (CMC), the consulting project is a unique opportunity for students to tackle real-life business challenges. It also accelerates professional accreditation with the Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC-Canada).International TripStudents gain a global perspective of the changing face of international management via a trip to a key international business centre. In 2008, for example, the one-week international trip is entitled Doing Business in Europe for High-Performance Firms and is hosted by the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School in Belgium. Vlerick is one of few universities in the world that holds three major accreditations (Equis, AMBA and AACSB), making it a top European business school. Associated with two renowned Belgian Universities (KUL & UGent) and located in historic cities, Vlerick exposes students to the Belgian business culture while stimulating students in areas of entrepreneurship and innovation.ElectivesTelfer MBA participants customize the remainder of their program by choosing electives that suit individual interests and career goals — specializations such as entrepreneurship, marketing, finance, public policy and international management....
Part time: Yes
Duration: 2 years
The Telfer MBA
Looking to improve the performance of your organization? Want to become a leader within your organization? Want a career change? Want access to senior positions within your company? Thinking of starting a business? Looking for new challenges? You thirst for knowledge and want to know the latest in management?
There are many excellent reasons 'pursue an MBA. There is also a great choice of programs throughout the world. You must choose the MBA program that best suits your needs.
Go farther - The power excel
L 'Telfer MBA emphasis is on performance - yours.
In this world of increasingly competitive and volatile, the challenges are many. The Telfer MBA gives you tools analysis on the cutting edge to manage well and use the information that will allow you to make informed decisions. You will be able to animate your team 's a collaborative and innovative to achieve impressive results. How you communicate, manage conflict and manage your teams will make you a chef 's team sought. All these tools, all this knowledge and these skills will help you develop your full potential. You will know you put this in terms that will demonstrate to the direction of your organization that you are capable of critical thinking and you have a strategic vision and overall 's company. You will develop the skills necessary to align the functional areas of your business or your organization, thus affirming your leadership and demonstrate your management skills: ...