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Life At Rotman

The classroom and beyond

When it comes to what makes the Rotman School such a terrific place to study, rankings and academic excellence are only part of the story. Life at Rotman is defined by the dynamism and creativity of the students, faculty and staff that call the School home.

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Student Experience

At Rotman, the school never sleeps. Everywhere you look students, staff, faculty, alumni, corporate partners, and the university community at large are intensely focused on their work. At the same time, there is no shortage of fun and always someone to turn to for help. Join us, it is a great place to be.

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Student Blogs

Ever wonder what it's really like to be a Rotman MBA student? Check out these current student blogs for the inside scoop. From interview preparation to cramming for exams to blowing off steam with fellow students, get an early glimpse of the transformational experience that awaits you in the Rotman MBA program.

Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors

Rotman ambassadors are current students who have generously volunteered their time to help you make your MBA decision. They also help those on track to study with us feel comfortable and prepared for what lies ahead. Contact us to arrange to speak with an ambassador or to come for a class visit. Read their bios to find the ambassador who is the best fit for your application questions.

Europe Study Tour 2012

International Study Opportunities

International study tours are designed to help MBA students understand the opportunities and risks associated with the emergence of important markets in the world economy. They are one of a range of opportunities that help our students to gain international experience while at Rotman.

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Student Clubs

The range and diversity of student clubs available to Rotman students is remarkable. Whether your goal is to grow your network, build your skills, or just enjoy a good time with your classmates, we have a club for you.

Diversity

Diversity at Rotman

A commitment to diversity is core to the Rotman experience. Owing to our impressive scale and downtown Toronto location, the School attracts people from a wide range of countries and backgrounds, and our shared aim is to provide a study and working environment that is safe, welcoming, open, inclusive and respectful to all.

Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Ontario Canada

Case Competitions

Rotman students both participate in international case competitions as well as organize their own. The Rotman International Trading Competition and the Rotman Design Challenge are the two largest the school undertakes. Competitions deepen the school experience and test knowledge in real-time.

Rotman Onboard Fellowship Program

Rotman Onboard is an exciting new program that matches talented upper-year MBA candidates with Toronto-based non-profit boards and charities for a 6-8 month fellowship. Potential candidates act as non-voting board members, serve on advisory committees, and complete a strategic governance project based on each organization’s needs.

Sean Kershaw, Rotman MBA

Stay Connected

After you graduate, you join a group of nearly 14,000 other professionals in more than 80 countries, and become part of what is quickly becoming the largest alumni network among Canadian business schools. As a member of this community we’ll provide you with opportunities to stay connected to your classmates and the school, learn the knowledge you need to get ahead, and succeed in each stage of your career.

full-time MBA students celebrating graduation with their families on the lawn of King's Colleg Circle

Convocation

Convocation is a special event that brings together graduates and members of the Rotman School. For graduating students, it is a significant milestone, a time to celebrate their accomplishments in front of family and friends.

Amit Bhatia, MBA '11

Rotman Career Stories

A Rotman degree has been described as a master key that opens many doors. Meet some of our graduates, explore their career paths, and learn how the Rotman School helped them achieve their personal and professional best.

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Toronto

The Rotman School is in downtown Toronto, Canada’s financial, commercial and cultural capital, consistently ranked one of the best cities in the world in which to live. Our students are trained just blocks from Bay Street (Canada’s business centre), and the School takes full advantage of its location: a variety of academic and research partnerships exist between Rotman and the corporate world.

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University of Toronto

Established in 1827, the University of Toronto is recognized worldwide as Canada’s top research university, a reputation that will add value for students who aspire to careers with global dimensions. As a Rotman student, you are welcome everywhere on the beautiful and historic U of T campus. Explore the first-class athletic facilities, the fourth-largest research library in North America, and a range of dining choices.

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