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University of Alberta

Alberta School of Business

Full-Time MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Alberta MBA seeks to equip its students with the knowledge needed to function well in a corporate or entrepreneurial environment. The programme is flexible with students able to pursue knowledge in a wide variety of topics.
  • Students learn through a blend of lecture, case and applied learning. International perspective is provided by a diverse cohort as well as international study tours.
  • Year one of the Alberta MBA is focused on business fundamentals, the core MBA courses act as building blocks for the second year. The programme later comprises electives and specialisations, allowing students to tailor the programme to their interests.

Duration  

  • 16–20 months.

Number of places

  • 80

Fees and funding 2015

  • Domestic students - CAD $36,813 (£19,691)
  • International students - CAD $50,113 (£26,805)
  • Partial scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Admitted students are automatically considered. 

Evening MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Evening MBA at Alberta is designed to allow students to continue working whilst they pursue a world-class business education.
  • The curriculum is the same as that of the full-time MBA.
  • Classes meet during weekday evenings.

Duration

  • 3–4 years.

Number of places

  • 60.

Fees and funding 2014

  • Domestic students - CAD $36,813 (£19,691).
  • International students - CAD $50,113 (£26,805).
  • The majority of scholarships are intended for full-time students however part-time students are eligible for some.

FastTrack MBA for Business Graduates

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The FastTrack MBA is geared towards students with an existing foundation in business knowledge.
  • Students enrolled on this programme skip the first year of the normal MBA programme, instead taking a two week intensive course and joining current MBA students in completing their programme. All in all FastTrack students complete five core courses and seven elective courses. 
  • The programme is offered both in full-time and part-time format.

Duration

  • 10 months (full-time); 22 months (part-time).

Number of places

  • ––

Fees and funding 2015

  • CAD $22,080 instructional fees (£11,821).

Executive MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Executive MBA at Alberta is designed for senior level managers who seek to enhance their organisation’s value.
  • The programme aims to develop innovative leaders prepared for today’s increasingly complex business environment.
  • Further information is available on request at the Alberta website. 

Duration 

  • 20 months.

Number of places

  • ––

Fees and funding 2015

  • CAD $64,500 ($£34,524)

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Address

Alberta School of Busines, General Office, 3-23 Business Building , University of Alberta , Edmonton , Alberta , Canada T6G 2R6