Schulich School of Business

Schulich School of Business, being one of the premier business schools in the world, is preferred by Indian students for its high quality education, state-of-the-art infrastructure, research facilities, and rewarding career opportunities. The school offers undergraduate, postgraduate, executive, and research programs on business and finance. According to the surveys conducted by The Economist and the Business Week, the institute has consistently retained its position among the top 10 business institutes in the world. According to the Beyond Grey Pinstripes ranking, the institute has achieved number 1 position in the world. In the year 2010, on the basis of four criteria, like- new career opportunities, educational experience/personal development, increase in salary, and potential to network, the school stands out as number 10th in the world, as per The Economist. On the basis of the same criteria plus for global value and return on investment, the institute has also achieved 18th rank in the world, according to a rating done by Expansion.

Name of the Institution Schulich School of Business
Type of Institution Public Business School
Location/Contact Details Schulich School of Business, York University

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Tel: (416) 736-5059


Courses Offered Bachelors Programs:

  • BBA
  • iBBA

Masters Programs:

  • MBA
  • iMBA
  • India MBA (only for Indian students)
  • MPA
  • Executive MBA
  • Master of Finance
  • MBA/JD

PhD Programs

Post-MBA Diploma in Advanced Management

Diploma in Financial Engineering

Admission Procedure/Eligibility Criteria For master’s level programs:

All domestic and international students need to submit the following documents at the time of application-

  • Transcript of undergraduate examination passed from a recognized institute. The minimum average grade in the last 2 academic years should be “B”. Indian, Pakistani or Bangladeshi students have to submit documents of bachelor of engineering degree or transcripts of both bachelors and masters level examinations passed. For both the cases, the minimum grade required is a First Class.
  • International students whose mother tongue is not English, have to qualify in a proficiency test in the subject. The minimum required score for TOEFL (paper based) is 600, for (computer based) is 250, and for (internet based) is 100. Candidates appearing for IELTS need a minimum score of 2 and for YELT, the minimum required score is 1.
  • Personal resume
  • Acceptable GMAT Score (ranging from 550 to 790)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Completed application form, along with supplementary admission data.
  • 2 years of full-time work experience in the relevant field.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $150

The application form and other documents are reviewed and an offer letter is sent to selected candidates. Upon receipt of the letter, candidate need to confirm within 30 days; whether he/she has intention to study in the Schulich School of Business. Along with the letter of confirmation, students also need to deposit the application fee. For a full-time student it is $2,500 (Canadian currency) and for a part-time student it is $1,500 (Canadian currency).The application fee gets adjusted with the first term tuition fee.

Application Deadline

MBA Program is available both on full-time and part-time basis. The part-time course starts in September, for which the deadline is February 1. For the winter session the deadline is on October 1.

A student applying for a full-time course needs 9.0 credit hours or 18 credit hours in a term. For a part-time student the maximum required credit hours per term – 7.5.

Online Application

International students applying online should submit the following documents:

  • Transcripts of all post-secondary education
  • Two letters of recommendations
  • Application and supplementary essays
  • Detailed resume of employment record
  • GMAT Score
  • English language proficiency test
  • Application fee

Short listed candidates need to appear for an interview. Based on the performance in the interview students are finally selected.

Tuition and Living Expenses Tuition Fees and Living Expenses for Domestic and International Students are as follows:

BBA/iBBA Tuition Fees:

30 credits Domestic Students – $7,501.50

30 credits International Students – $18,317.40

Supplementary Fee – $28.76 per credit

MBA/iMBA/MF/MPA Tuition Fees

Full-time Domestic Students – $13,884 for 1 term and $27,768 for 2 terms

Full-time International Students – $15,000 for 1 term and $30,000 for 2 terms

Supplementary Fee – $205.61 (part-time) and $411.28 (full-time) per term

Living Expenses (per month)

  • Food – $1,000
  • Clothing – $450
  • Books and Course Materials – $800 (for 4 months)
  • Transportation – $400
  • On-campus accommodation – $3,000/ Off-campus accommodation ranges from $500 to $1,200.
  • Miscellaneous – $600

Scholarships Financial Aid is offered through various scholarships, bursaries, awards, external scholarships, fellowships, entrance assistantships, and loans.

Some of the awards are -

  • The Thomas Beck MBA Award
  • The Kamlini Kumar Memorial Award
  • Carol Anne Letheren Women’s MBA Award
  • Robert L. Rossman MBA Award
  • Brokers Trust Insurance Group Award
  • Matthew Badeau Award
  • Sony of Canada MBA Scholarship
  • Isaac Akande Scholarship
  • McKinnon Family MBA Entrance Award
  • Wigwamen Scholarship
  • Joe Cicero Scholarship
  • Entrance Scholarships
  • Continuing Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries
  • International Undergraduate Emergency Bursary
  • York University Continuing Student Scholarship
  • Graduate Student Entrance and Continuing Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards
Placements The institute has an active placement cell, which not only help the students get employment, but also look after individual personality grooming, to help them face the competitive world. The percentage of employment is 87.
Established in the Year 1966