In 13 months, gain the robust business training and leadership skills you need to accelerate your career to the next level.
The world of business is evolving at a rapid pace. To be a creative and inspired leader, you need to push yourself to be more curious, more innovative and more courageous, and connect with the people and ideas that are redefining what is possible.
If that sounds like you, consider the Rotman One-Year Executive MBA — it is an experience that will change the way you think, take action and lead.
Key program highlights
- Earn an MBA tailored to senior and executive working professionals, in just 13 months.
- Transform as a leader through the Rotman integrated leadership framework.
- Gain new insights and apply them immediately to work.
- Learn from thought leaders who are shaping the future of management.
- Develop a powerful network of peers for life.
- Broaden your business knowledge and discover opportunity in environments that are in constant flux.
"Rotman attracts top talent from all across Canada and internationally. You have the opportunity to learn from top academics, industry experts and your fellow peers are ambitious professionals.”
- Jasmine Wong, EMBA | Senior Business Consultant, BMO Financial Group
Who should apply
In just 13 months, the Rotman One-Year Executive MBA will dramatically accelerate your leadership potential and help you to build skills that will make an immediate impact.
The program attracts ambitious professionals from traditional for-profit businesses, not-for-profit enterprises, research institutes and entrepreneurial ventures. Applicants should demonstrate a well-rounded combination of abilities – professional achievement, interpersonal skills, leadership potential, and their ability to add value to the class.
Positioning you for success
The Rotman One-Year Executive MBA is the ideal choice for senior managers aiming to build their strategic decision-making and leadership skills. The program is known for its market relevance, academic rigour and a schedule that fits the needs of busy professionals.
The Rotman EMBA is more than a degree — it’s an intense, hands-on leadership experience that will change the way you think. We’ll give you analytical tools and invaluable insights to help you get the career you want.
Unlock your full potential
In a competitive job market, it takes focus and drive to achieve your full potential. We’ll equip you with the skills and strategies you need to succeed as a high-achieving professional.
The program will transform your strategic and operational capabilities while giving you the practical tools, creative insights and hands-on experience you need to accelerate your journey toward senior leadership.
After graduation, you will gain access to the powerful alumni networks of the University of Toronto and the Rotman School, and benefit from lifelong career support.
Ready for the next step in your executive career?
Are you ready to consider the Rotman One-Executive MBA program?
To get started on the application process, we invite you to read about our admissions requirements, schedule a connect & chat, submit your resume for pre-assessment or attend an admissions event.
Our approach to your application is personalized. After reviewing your work and academic history, we can help guide you through the application process or even help you decide which program is the right fit for your professional goals.
The Rotman One-Year Executive MBA program attracts high achievers from a range of industries, including traditional for-profit businesses, not-for-profit enterprises, research institutes and entrepreneurial ventures. Rotman selects qualified students who demonstrate a well-rounded combination of abilities – professional achievement, interpersonal skills, leadership potential, and their ability to add value to the class.
"The program attracts forward-thinking, hard-working professionals from a wide range of backgrounds. My classmates will continue to be a source of inspiration and support for years to come."
- Adrian Fung, EMBA '16
Minimum admission requirements:
- 8+ years of full-time work experience
- 3+ years in a mid-to-senior management role
- Demonstrated teamwork and leadership skills
- People and/or project management experience
- Current full-time employment
Round 1: November 18, 2020
Round 2: March 17, 2021
Round 3: June 16, 2021
We're now accepting applications to start fall 2021. We encourage you to start the process by sending us your resume for pre-assessment to see if the program is a right fit for you. Offers of admission are made on a rolling basis, and the class may fill at any time.
Please note the Rotman School is migrating to a new customer database on August 3, 2021. If you have an application in progress, we encourage you to complete and submit it before July 27, 2021, so that we can safely migrate it to our new system. Between July 28 and August 2, 2021 we are unable to accept applications. Please return August 3, 2021 and we will welcome your application into our new system!