MBA (Business Administration)

The Sprott MBA delivers a high quality management education with the choice and flexibility to fit your program to your individual goals. There are full and part-time program streams with an integrated core curriculum, complemented by specialization in one of five concentrations. The Sprott MBA core courses cover a cross-section of business disciplines to give you a foundation of integrated knowledge and skills needed to identify and solve complex management problems. A collaborative specialization in African Studies and Data Science, as well as an Accelerated MBA program are also available.

Note: Entry terms – Fall (full and part-time), Winter (part-time)

Newly available in the fall of 2016, a dual-degree MA/MBA pathway will allow a student to obtain both an MA in Economics, with a concentration in Financial Economics, and an MBA, with a concentration in Finance and Economics, in 20 months. This dual-degree enables students to combine the theoretical and quantitative orientation of the Economics MA program with the MBA’s focus on managerial applications and management skills.

The MBA internship program has provided placements for candidates to work with companies like Deloitte, CBC and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment. Read this story about MBA students and their internships.

Capital Advantage

Located in Canada’s capital of Ottawa, provides access to an unparalleled international network of government departments, global enterprises, NGOs, embassies and high commissions. Many career opportunities are just down the road.

Application Deadlines

The Sprott School of Business strongly recommends that domestic candidates submit their applications before April 30 in order to be considered for admission to the Fall term. Applications may be considered after April 30 until July 31 only if space remains in the program. International candidates must submit complete applications before March 31.

Only domestic part-time candidates will be considered for admission to the Winter term.


AACSB SealThe Sprott School of Business is accredited by AACSB International – the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s and doctorate degrees in business and accounting.  AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education and has been earned by less than five per cent of the world’s business programs.