Telfer School of Management

Telfer School of Management
55 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1N 6N5

JD Law - Business Administration (MBA)

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Programs
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Business Administration and Management, GeneralLaw (LL.B, J.D., B.C.L.)
Description The JD-MBA Program provides students with exposure to a unique community of business and legal leaders in both the public and private sectors. Through numerous internships available in the Faculty of Law and consulting projects offered by the Telfer School of Management, students can gain valuable work experience for academic units during each of their four years of study. In addition to private sector placements, internships exist with the courts, federal tribunals, government agencies and departments, and non-governmental organizations. In recognition of the complementary skills required for success in both business and law, students can earn both their MBA and JD degrees in less than four years. Deadline to apply for the JD or joint program: November 1 Deadline to apply for the MBA program: May 15
Website: JD Law - Business Administration (MBA) at Telfer School of Management
Course Based? Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 70 to 70
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100]
  • Graduate Management Admission Test or Law School Admission Test or Graduate Record Examination

For the JD program: A baccalaureate degree with a cumulative grade point average in the range of 80 percent A personal statement demonstrating why the applicant is uniquely suited for this program Two reference letters, at least one of which should come from an academic source A satisfactory LSAT score For the MBA program: A baccalaureate degree with a cumulative grade point average in the range of 70 percent A minimum of three years of full-time work experience. (Co‑op placements and work internships completed to meet the requirements of a postsecondary academic program or summer and part-time employment will be viewed favourably at the time of admission, but do not constitute a replacement for the full-time work experience requirement.) Students admitted to the program without the MBA requirement of three years of full-time work experience must have an admission average of at least 6.5/10 in the first year in their law program to remain in the program. A competitive GMAT or GRE.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* 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: August 22, 2018