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Morning MBA or Evening MBA

Take the next step in advancing your career while moving ahead in your current role. If your office is in the Toronto area, Rotman’s Morning MBA or Evening MBA programs allow you to earn your degree before or after work. Develop valuable skills and expertise that will help you gain momentum right now – and carve out a path that will transform your future.

Over $900,000 available in awards. Early applicants have a better chance of receiving awards or fellowships. Apply now.

Master your career. Earn your Rotman Morning or Evening MBA for working professionals at Canada’s leading business school while you continue to accelerate your career at work. The 32-month, cohort-based format gives you the time and the means to explore new directions, expand your leadership and to build close ties with a lifelong network. You have two choices:

Morning MBA  Morning MBA

Earn your MBA at Canada's only Morning MBA program that lets you complete your Masters before work from 7:00 to 8:59 AM, two mornings a week.

Evening MBA  Evening MBA

Get a fresh perspective on real-world challenges learning from globally renowned faculty. The Evening MBA classes are after work from 6:30 to 8:30 PM, two evenings a week.

In the second half of the MBA program, you have the choice to specialize in a career path with a range of electives, including those taught during regular working hours.

Contact us to see how the Rotman Morning or Evening MBA program is the next move for your career.

Tip: You don't have to apply all at once. You can start your application now and add supporting documents later. 

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Rise up with the Morning MBA. The Rotman Morning MBA program is the only program of its kind in Canada.Morning MBA

  • Classes take place before work from 7:00 to 8:59 AM, two mornings a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays
The Morning MBA program is designed to maximize your day. By 9:30 am, I'm applying what I just learned in class.

- Unnat Shah, MBA '17, Risk Manager,Walmart Canada

Morning MBA Entrance Awards

Four Morning MBA Excellence Entrance Awards of $10,000 are awarded each year, in addition to other awards.

Contact us or, attend one of our admissions events to learn about Morning MBA entrance awards and about the program.

Over $900,000 available in awards. Early applicants have a better chance of receiving awards or fellowships. Apply now.

Admissions Criteria

  1. GPA: a minimum of 3.0 in the final year of a bachelor's degree from a recognized university
  2. Competitive GMAT/GRE score: exempted for those who have passed the CFA III examination
  3. Work Experience: 2 years required
  4. 2 Written Essays
  5. 2 Professional References
  6. Interview: by invitation

We seek ambitious professionals with a proven track record for success. Review our admissions criteria, attend one of our admissions events or connect with our admissions team to learn more.

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We offer generous support for women leaders through our Initiative for Women in Business and Women In Management Association (WIMA). In 2016, we awarded Forte Foundation Fellowships totaling $60,000 to four outstanding female candidates. The Forte Foundation is a consortium of major corporations and top business schools working together to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, opportunities, and a community of successful women. You can learn more about this fellowship here.

The success of female professionals is a key priority of the Rotman School of Management. Through entrance awards, fellowships, professional development, speaker series events, and networking events, our goal is to create an environment that supports women and enables them to gain a competitive advantage in their careers. 




If you'd like to be considered for the Morning MBA or Evening MBA programs, please introduce yourself: submit your resume for pre-assessment.



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The Program

The Morning & Evening MBA programs are 32 months in duration and offer the same Rotman approach to world-class business education as the Full-Time MBA, while allowing you to maintain your busy work schedule.

We begin in mid-August with pre-courses and an intensive orientation week. Regular classes are scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday mornings 7:00-8:59 AM or evenings 6:30-8:30 PM.


Curriculum (PDF)

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MBA Majors

Focus on a major or enhance your generalist perspective from different academic disciplines.

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MBA Electives

Explore our course descriptions. We offer more than 90 elective course to allow you to fully customize your MBA experience.

Creative Destruction Lab

Rotman MBA students play a vital role at the Creative Destruction Lab by providing aspiring entrepreneurs with the strategic insights they need to turn their research innovations into high-growth ventures.

NEW: Leadership Development Practicum

Rotman’s recognized expertise in leadership development is now a fundamental component of our Morning/Evening MBA with a new program-length course which will enhance all your MBA studies. You’ll integrate course learnings with your professional experience, 360 assessments, a leadership retreat, immersive simulations, group work and personal coaching to build the skill set which will result in your desired leadership outcomes.


Rotman students are taught by the world’s leading business thinkers and research, with management faculty ranked top 10 in the world.

International Opportunities

Internationalize your MBA. Prepare yourself for business in the global economy with study opportunities abroad.


Student Clubs 

As a Morning or Evening MBA student, you'll have full access to the student clubs at the Rotman School. There's no better way to build real-life skills than by getting involved.

Each Morning & Evening MBA class is a diverse group of accomplished professionals with high potential for leadership and achievement. They are working professionals with established roots in the industry (average of 6 years work experience), each bringing their own perspective and expertise. You will learn as much from each other as from your professors.

Rotman provides an incredible ecosystem for learning, creativity and leadership. I value the meaningful experiences and friendships I've enjoyed both in and out of class.

- Saad Syed, MBA '15, P.Eng, Senior Project Manager,Parsons Corporation

Student Ambassadors

Our student ambassadors are happy to share their experiences of Rotman with you: everything from the admission process to how they adapted to the life of an MBA student. 

Morning & Evening MBA Class Profile (PDF)

Careers for Working Professionals

In a competitive job market, it takes focus, drive and leadership to take your career to the next level.

Our dedicated Career Services will help you build your Career Management Plan and equip you with the skills and strategies you need to succeed through a suite of services designed for Working Professionals.

Career Services Offerings:

  • One-on-one  coaching
  • Workshops & speaker events
  • 24/7 online career resources

I really value the camaraderie of the Morning MBA class. Spending the first 16 months of the program together has set us up well for years of friendship and collaboration.

- Dennis Braun, MBA, Management Consultant, A.T. Kearney

Over $900,000 available in awards. Early applicants have a better chance of receiving awards or fellowships. Apply now.

Ready to apply and master your career?

Choosing Rotman was not just about the excellent reputation or the quality of the teaching. It was about making a commitment to invest in myself and become an industry leader.

- Jashneet Cheema, MBA '15, Senior Manager, Data Strategy, TD

Rotman School, University of Toronto, Canada



The Morning & Evening MBA program is structured to allow you to study and maintain your busy schedule. Once you have mastered the fundamentals, you can choose from a wide range of electives, including those taught during regular working hours.

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Katya Kudashkina, Morning MBA, 2015



We view Morning and Evening MBA programs candidates holistically, giving equal weight to grades, professional achievements, interpersonal skills and leadership potential.

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Program FAQs

Ask questions, get answers to some of the frequently asked questions for the Morning & Evening MBA programs.

Rotman Morning & Evening MBA FAQs.

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