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Full-Time MBA

The Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto is home to the #1 MBA program in Canada. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the nation’s business and financial centre, the Rotman School will transform your career and your leadership potential.

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How to Apply

Admission to Rotman is very competitive. We look for intellectually curious and accomplished individuals with high potential for leadership and professional achievement. Take some time to review our application requirements, deadlines, and policies so you know when and how to best prepare your application.

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Fees and Expenses

Learn about our tuition fees and living expenses you can expect during your time in Toronto, as a student and after graduation.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get the answers to common questions about the Rotman Full-Time MBA program and moving to Canada, or connect with our Admissions team to find out more.

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Scholarships and Financial Assistance

We offer over $3 million in financial aid available through a broad range of scholarship awards. Additionally, we will pay the interest on student loans while you study, and international students can access student loans without a Canadian co-signer.

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Admissions Events

Meet our Admissions team for information sessions, panel discussions, class visits, and admissions workshops to help you get to know Rotman and learn how to position yourself in the strongest possible way when you apply.

Alex Fitzgerald, Rotman MBA 2014

Full-Time MBA brochure

View our Full-Time MBA brochure to learn more about why Rotman is ranked Canada's #1 business school.

The Rotman School Expansion, April 2012

Program Overview

Find out more about the Rotman Full-Time MBA, a two-year program designed for exceptional individuals who are committed to making a long-term investment in their professional and personal development.

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MBA Majors

Choose to specialize and enhance your skills in one of our MBA Majors. Rotman is particularly renowned for our strengths in Finance, Strategy Consulting, Healthcare, Entrepreneurship, and Business Design.

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MBA Electives

Explore our course descriptions to learn more about the opportunities available to you at Rotman. We offer more than 90 elective courses to allow you to fully customize your MBA experience based on your interests and career goals.

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Creative Methodology

Find out how our bold vision for redesigning business education will teach you to go beyond the functional areas of business to consider the big picture, and develop a new way to think about creative problem solving and collaboration.

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Self-Development Lab

As a business leader, you need more than just superior analytical skills – you must also develop your self-awareness, emotional intelligence, and ability to motivate your colleagues into action. The activities and workshops of Rotman's Self-Development Lab are designed to help you understand your motivations and those of others, align your skills with your aspirations, and learn how to more effectively communicate to achieve your goals.

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International Study Opportunities

Join the largest and most diverse MBA program in Canada, located in the heart of the world's most multicultural city. Outside of Toronto, you will have a range of opportunities to gain international experience while at Rotman to prepare yourself for business in the global economy.

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Faculty

Rotman students are taught by the world’s leading business thinkers and research. Rotman’s management faculty is the largest in Canada, and is ranked top ten in the world. Our 118 faculty members bring their stellar reputation for groundbreaking research, teaching excellence, and insight into a wide range of management issues into every classroom experience.

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Class Profile

The Rotman Full-Time MBA program attracts top talent from around the world with an incredibly diverse range of professional and academic backgrounds. Every individual we admit to the program has been chosen to contribute their unique experiences and perspectives to broaden and enrich the Rotman MBA experience.

Alex Fitzgerald, Rotman MBA 2014

Life at Rotman

As a Rotman MBA student, you will be challenged every day to push yourself and build a network of friends for life. Learn what makes Rotman such a dynamic place to study, have fun, and transform yourself.

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Student Clubs

The range and diversity of student clubs available in the Full-Time MBA program 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 Rotman club for you.

Photo Galleries of the Full-Time Rotman MBA

The MBA in Photos

The best way to experience the Rotman School of Management is to see it for yourself. Take a look at our collection of photos from inside our new building and around the University of Toronto campus for a glimpse of life at Rotman.

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Student Blogs

Read our student blogs for the inside scoop on what it's like to be a Rotman student.

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Your Career

The Rotman Full-Time MBA program is designed for ambitious individuals who realize that an early investment in professional development through an MBA will yield superior returns for life throughout their career. Find out how the Rotman MBA can benefit you and your career.

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Who Recruits at Rotman?

The global reputation of Rotman attracts recruiters from around the world for access to the largest, brightest, and most diverse MBA talent pool in Canada. Rotman is located in the heart of downtown Toronto, just blocks away from Canada’s business and financial centre, and is ideally positioned to help students connect with employers.

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Career Services

You are considering an MBA because you want a challenging career that matches your ambition. The Rotman Career Centre is dedicated to helping you achieve your goals with one of the largest teams of dedicated career services professionals in business education today.

Terence Fong, JD/MBA 2014

Employment and Salary Report

View our complete employment data for the Rotman Full-Time MBA classes of 2013 and 2014 to explore the diverse career paths Rotman graduates are pursuing, and find out how you can invest in your professional success during your MBA.

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Career Directions

You may already know what you want to do after earning your MBA, or you may be seeking the opportunity to explore new directions. Whatever your goals, find out more about how the Rotman MBA can help you focus your vision and choose your career direction.

Dylan McGuire, Rotman MBA 2013

Summer Internships

The opportunity for a summer internship is considered by many Rotman students to be a crucial factor in achieving their career goals, as a formal part of the full-time recruitment process for many of our employers, or as an opportunity to explore a completely new industry, function, or company before graduation.

Rotman alumna Joanna Rotenberg, JD/MBA '01

The Alumni Community

The Rotman Alumni network helps over 14,000 alumni in more than 70 countries worldwide stay connected. Through our alumni events and lifelong learning opportunities, Rotman makes it easy for our graduates to connect with each other, learn and give back to the Rotman community.

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Working in Canada

All international graduates of the Full-Time MBA program are eligible for a 3-year Canadian work permit, a major advantage not offered by other international and one-year MBA programs. If you come to Canada with your family, your partner can also work while you study.

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Financing your MBA

The Rotman MBA is a serious investment in yourself and your career with a return that you will enjoy for the entire duration of your professional life. Learn more about the many options available to you as an international student for financing the cost of the program.

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Moving to Toronto

Moving to a new country is a complex process with many steps. Use these useful resources to learn more about the immigration process and make your transition easier.

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Housing in Toronto

Toronto is broadly recognized as one of the best cities in the world to live and work. Before moving to Toronto, take some time to explore the housing options available to you. There are plenty of great places to live located close to the Rotman School. Whether your aim is to rent or buy, here are some tips on getting you started on finding your new home.

Luisa Cruz MBA '14 and Karla Mancinas, MBA '14

International Student Services

Rotman boasts one of the most international student bodies of any leading business school. We offer a range of services – from academic orientation to professional development – designed for students from outside Canada.

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Contact

Have a question? Contact our Admissions team

How to apply  Read our Admissions blog

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Current Students

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Events

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