Sobey School of Business - Saint Mary's University

Sobey School of Business
923 Robie Street
Halifax, NS
Canada B3H 3C3

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Program Information
Faculty: Sobey School of Business
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Business Administration and Management, General
Description Better yourself and better your world. With the Sobey MBA, Ethics and responsibility are woven throughout, from a teamwork-based orientation through core programming in responsible leadership, service learning immersions, to the Sobey MBA graduation oath. An international learning experience is included in your fees. In 2016, we were 11th in the Corporate Knights Better World MBA rankings, thanks in part to our commitment to PRME (Principles for Responsible Management Education). Available concentrations: Management Consulting and Project Management, Finance, Sustainable Entrepreneurship, Marketing. Program length is 16 months full time, 36 months part time.
Website: Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Sobey School of Business - Saint Mary's University
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:

Annual tuition shown here is for Canadian/landed immigrants, for the academic year 2015-16, and based on full-time studies (10 courses). NOTE that tuition for 2016-17 will be $15,644 for the same program. Tuition for International students for 2015-16 is: $19,271 and will be $19,776 in 2016-17.
Test Scores:
  • Graduate Management Admission Test [min. 550]
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7]

A GMAT score of 550 with minimums in qualitative or quantitative sections (50%) and 5.0 in the essays is required. We will also accept a GRE. Two years of work experience is strongly preferred, three years for those with a 3-year undergraduate degree. For non-English language candidates, the minimum TOEFL IBT is 100 (no band below 22); IELTS of 7.0 (no band below 6.5).

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience
Provide three (3) letters of reference. Please have your referees use the provided Recommendation Form‌ on the website and have them send it directly to the Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research at the address included on the form. A resumé detailing work experience, duration in each position, nature of responsibilities and contribution made to the employer is also required. Applicants must complete the MBA supplementary form, which includes two essays (250-300 words each) and short answer questions. Through a combination of academic work, previous experience and extra-curricular activities, applicants must demonstrate a high level of motivation for success and leadership potential.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 17, 2017