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Your HBA experience launched your career and you know the value of the Ivey difference.

The Ivey MBA takes your career to new levels, linking your experience in the real world to the classroom.

How You Learn

Leaders don't sit back. In the classroom at Ivey, you'll lean forward and contribute every day in the case-method.

Learn by Doing

From your very first case class, you will recall the pace is fast and unyielding, and the adrenaline rush is undeniable.

In the Ivey MBA Program, case classes are taken to the next level as your classmates have a wealth of work experience to bring to the discussion every day. Each class is a journey through a complex, multi-disciplines business challenge.

Who You Learn With

Surround yourself with the best and brightest classmates in the world.

Meet Our Students

Fit Is Everything At Ivey

Ivey attracts an exceptionally strong field of candidates with a staggeringly diverse range of educational, professional, and cultural backgrounds. We have a finely tuned admission process and we are confident that you'll be as impressed with your classmates as we are.

More than most MBA programs, the quality of your classmates truly matters at Ivey. Case-Method Learning is much more effective when you and your faculty member can draw on the diverse experiences and perspectives of the class.

Fit is everything at Ivey. Our admissions interviews give us the opportunity to ensure that you are the kind of MBA student who will contribute to the learning of others and who wants to learn from others. These are peers who will challenge, motivate, and support you and expect the same in return.

You Learn With, and From, The Best

We hold our faculty to the same high standards. The Ivey faculty has a strong connection to the school and fully embraces our unique teaching method. Experts in their fields, Ivey faculty members write cases, consult and research with organizations around the world, and then draw on this experience in the classroom. They are deeply committed to your academic success and your leadership development.

With a better approach to learning and amazing classmates and faculty, there's really no limit to what you can learn

What You Learn

Anyone can learn a theory. Learn how and when to apply ideas in the real world.

Explore Our Curriculum

From Manager To Leader

Anybody can learn a theory. All schools teach core business knowledge but that’s where the similarity ends. At Ivey, we believe knowledge is necessary, but not sufficient for career success. Pushing you to learn how and when to apply ideas is the difference that will take you from manager to leader.

Leadership Takes Practice

Strong leaders are confident leaders. This confidence only comes with practice, practice, and more practice. The Ivey classroom is where you will test your ability to apply what you’ve learned and have your perspective challenged by your learning team, classmates, and faculty. Through hundreds of cases and simulations, you’re exposed to several years of real-life business knowledge in just one transformative year.

Leadership Essentials

At Ivey, you learn by doing. Each day, as you apply your learning, you accelerate your leadership capabilities. We call these capabilities Ivey Leadership Essentials. They are at the core of everything we do at Ivey and are what truly differentiate our Ivey MBAs.

Who Came Before You

Grow your network and learn the art of leveraging those influential connections.

Grow Your Network

As an HBA grad, you know the power and influence of the prestigious Ivey Alumni Network. It's a bond that lasts a lifetime.

As an Ivey MBA, you will have a chance to broaden that network again by making connections with classmates, recruiters, guest speakers, sponsors and mentors.

A Culture of Support

Ivey does more than just connect you to influential people. You’ll also learn the art of effectively leveraging those connections. Developing new relationships and building on the ones you have is a core skill that’s vital to your career.

Ivey graduates have a culture of saying yes to meeting with other Ivey grads to talk business or mutual opportunities. This culture is fostered from day one and continues well beyond graduation. Ivey grads understand each other, and they know that you chose Ivey because you value what makes it different from traditional business schools. That shared connection says a lot about who you are today and who you will become.

Where You'll Go

Building your skills today for limitless opportunities tomorrow.

Create and Navigate Your Career Success

The MBA program you choose should share your career goals. Our mandate at Ivey has never been just to prepare you for your first post-MBA job and be done with it. Rather, we want to give you the tools to create and navigate opportunities successfully throughout your career.

Our Ivey Career Management team is ranked #1 in Canada by our prestigious recruiting partners and they’re involved from the very beginning. In fact, your early career path exploration starts during the admission process when our career management team participates in your application assessment. Career Management is one of the biggest differences between your HBA and MBA experience. 

Integrated Career Management

Career coaching is built right into the curriculum. Class time is devoted to the skills required to build a solid resumé, prepare for rigorous interviews, find hidden career opportunities, network effectively, and plan your career strategy.

We provide access to exceptional coaching and knowledge you can use to launch and accelerate your career path. These days, the typical career of a young professional spans three radically different industries with eight distinct functions – your career success will depend on your ability to manage this change.

An Ivey MBA opens doors to an unlimited range of challenging leadership opportunities. Ivey Career Management coaching gives you the insight and career savvy you need to fully capitalize on them.

Submit Your Profile

Find out if you meet the requirements for the Ivey MBA.

Is Ivey Right For You?

At Ivey, we do things differently. We’re the top MBA program in Canada because we place such an emphasis on fit. We believe that who you learn with has just as much of an impact as what you learn. That’s why we’re proud to offer a Profile Assessment for potential applicants. If you’re thinking of applying, simply send us your LinkedIn profile or resumé and we’ll provide you with an early indication of your fit with our admission requirements.*

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