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 M.B.A. Program
SchoolUniversity of Victoria - Peter B. Gustavson School of Business
LocationVictoria, BC, Canada
School TypeBusiness School
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 576
Full-time Graduate: 130
Entry Grade (%)*70% to 79%
Prerequisites NotesYou have completed the equivalent of a Canadian Bachelor's degree from an academic institution recognized by the University of Victoria. You have earned the equivalent of a “B” average over the last two years (or equivalent of 30 UVic units) of your degree. If you do not have a “B” average, you may be admitted as a mature student, provided you have four years of relevant professional experience after completing your undergraduate degree. Submission of a detailed resumé is required to determine eligibility as a mature student. Such recommendations must be approved by the Dean of Graduate Studies.
DescriptionThe University of Victoria's MBA program engages participants in an intense, integrative, international and experiential learning process. Our cross-functional approach encourages you to find solutions using the skills and knowledge acquired in many subject areas while introducing you to the challenges of conducting business across borders and within diverse groups.

The full-time program takes approximately 17 months to complete; you begin in August with the four-week intensive Essentials of Business and Leadership (EBL) module with all of the new UVic MBA students. Over the next eight months, you take core courses in business and management in the Foundation Module. You practice what you are learning during the integrative management exercises (IMEs), which are multi-day case studies presented by real organizations. The evening MBA program spans between 29 and 33 months, depending on whether you choose to complete a full-time specialization. You begin the program with the Essentials of Business and Leadership (EBL) with all of the new UVic MBA students. Studies then progress to the Foundation Module which takes approximately two years, attending two evening classes per week, (typically Mondays and Thursdays).
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