Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

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Program delivery

In just 13 months, the Rotman One-Year Executive MBA will dramatically accelerate your leadership potential and connect you to the ideas and people that are redefining management.

13 months of transformation

The curriculum is structured around four terms, each of which includes a one-week residential module in downtown Toronto. The condensed schedule is designed for both personal and professional flexibility. Regular class sessions take place over two days, every other week, on Friday and Saturday.


Pre-program sessions and events scheduled in August and September assist new students with the back-to-school experience. Engage with future classmates, socialize with current EMBA students and expand your network.

Cored curriculum

The core curriculum begins with foundational management courses. As the program progresses, students will focus on specific topics with application to real business situations and problems.

Term 1

Managing Customer Value I
Personal Leadership
Business Problem Solving
Quantitative Reasoning for Management
Strategy I
The Business Environment: Ethics
Leadership Development Practicum

Term 2

Organizational Leadership
The Thoughtful Leader
Accounting I
Finance I
Business Operations

Term 3

Accounting II
Corporate Governance
Economics I
Finance II
Managing Customer Value II
Sustainability Strategy

Term 4

International Business
Economics II
Strategy II


The final Capstone week serves as the culminating experiential activity during which students put together all the concepts they have learned throughout the program.

Note: Courses are subject to change.

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