McGill University

Managing for Sustainability

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Program Information

School:McGill University
Faculty:Desautels Faculty of Management
Field of Study:Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Sustainability Studies
Description:The Major in Managing for Sustainability is designed for students who wish to combine managerial and business knowledge with a solid understanding of the interlinked economic, social and ecological challenges of achieving sustainability. It integrates management studies with fundamentals of environmental science and sustainability, and is offered in collaboration with the McGill School of Environment and the Department of Geography.

The Managing for Sustainability Concentration, helps students to develop conceptual and analytical skills needed to formulate and implement organizational policies that contribute to ecologically sustainable and socially responsible economic development. There is a growing demand for managers and professionals that combine traditional management and business skills with environmental knowledge and an understanding of social systems and stakeholder expectations. The emerging green economy will be an important source of innovation and jobs in the coming years
URL:Managing for Sustainability at McGill University
Length:3 Year(s)
Careers:Administrative OfficersProject ManagersTelecommunication Carrier Managers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*93
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •   Mathematics  or   Calculus and Vectors 
  •   Fran├žais  or   English 
Applicants must have Mathematics - NYA, NYB, NYC (OOUN, OOUP, OOUQ) or 103, 203, 105 (022X, 022Y, 022Z).
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 577] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 18, 2021