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MSc in Management for Ivey HBA

The MSc in Management Program for HBAs starts in either September or January of HBA2, depending on program stream. It is designed to expand your career options by leveraging a specialized discipline without having to write a GMAT. 

MSc in Management
for Ivey HBA

The MSc in Management Program for HBAs starts in either September or January of HBA2, depending on program stream. It is designed to expand your career options by leveraging a specialized discipline without having to write a GMAT.

Program Details

During Ivey’s HBA1, students have the opportunity to apply for conditional acceptance to the program. The Ivey MSc is a direct-entry program requiring no previous full-time work experience. It is a transformational experience for ambitious students who want to build on their undergraduate success, hone their skill set, develop their leadership abilities, and accelerate their learning in a specialized master’s degree.

HBA students have the opportunity to complete a portion of their MSc while finishing their HBA2. Doing so drastically reduces both the time and cost associated with achieving this advanced degree.

Business Analytics

Sharpen your data-driven business decision making skills with the Ivey MSc in Management, Business Analytics.

Digital Management

Equip yourself with the foundational business skills you need to be digitally savvy with the Ivey MSc in Management, Digital Management.

International Business

Open yourself up to international business management opportunities with the Ivey MSc in Management, International Business.

International Business + CEMS-MIM

Develop a cross-cultural aptitude to better lead in an international environment while opening yourself up to international career opportunities with the Ivey MSc in Management, International Business + CEMS-MIM.

What to Expect from Ivey's MSc in Management

Four- to eight-month overlap with HBA2

Four to Eight Month Overlap with HBA2: This means that you can gain both your HBA and your MSc in Management with only an additional 8 to 12 months of study.

Diverse Classmates

A new and diverse group of classmates from different disciplines and from around the globe.

Career Management

Integrated Career Management activities and a one-on-one approach to recruiting.

Real-World Experience

Real World Experience: Practical experiences are built into the MSc. The summer labs allow students to gain valuable skills that translate directly into industry.

Program Requirements

Candidates must have:

  • A strong academic record demonstrated during your two most recent years of academic study;
  • Online application, including the completion of the required written essay questions and video questions;
  • Resumé (two-page maximum);
  • Two references; and,
  • Application fee of $150

Upon submission of the completed application, within a few business days, applicants will be notified to schedule their admission interview. Applicants can expect to receive an offer decision within one to two weeks after the admission interview. 

View admissions requirements

Application Deadlines

We encourage you to keep the following timelines in mind when planning to submit your application. We process applications as they are received and suggest submitting as early as possible to avoid deadline peaks. 

Rolling admissions

Please keep in mind that we process applications on a rolling basis, and both admissions and scholarship decisions are handed out between application deadlines. You do not need to wait for a deadline to apply. 

Application deadline: January 26, 2021

Scholarships

Guaranteed minimum $10,000-scholarship to help offset the tuition payments for both programs.

Program Schedule

International Business

JANUARY TO APRIL

HBA2 - Term 2 Core Courses

  • BUS 4569 - Ivey Field Project (1.0 credit)
  • BUS 4505 - Global Macroeconomics for Managers (0.5 credit)
  • BUS 4624 – Managerial Accounting and Control (0.5 credit)
  • (0.5 credit) from the following BUS 4538, 4539, 4557, 4588, 4608 – Corporations and Society (there are various options available for students to take to meet this requirement) (0.5 credit)

MAY TO AUGUST

Graduate HBA on-time with your peers

MSc Ivey Global Lab

SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER

MSc Core + Elective Courses

CEMS students have the option to be on exchange.

JANUARY TO APRIL

MSc Core + Elective Courses

All CEMS students go on Exchange during this term.

 

Business Analytics

SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER

HBA2 - Term 1 Core Courses

  • IFP (1.0) and GMM or CNS or MAC (all HBA2 core courses – 0.5 each)

JANUARY TO APRIL

HBA2 - Term 2 Core Courses

  • GMM and/or CNS and/or MAC (all HBA2 core courses – 0.5 each)

MAY TO AUGUST

Graduate HBA on-time with your peers

Ivey Analytics Lab

SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER

MSc Core + Elective Courses

 

Digital Management

SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER

HBA2 - Term 1 Core Courses

  • IFP (1.0) and GMM or CNS or MAC (all HBA2 core courses – 0.5 each)

MSc Core Courses

JANUARY TO APRIL

HBA2 - Term 2 Core Courses

  • GMM and/or CNS and/or MAC (all HBA2 core courses)

MAY TO AUGUST

Graduate HBA on-time with your peers

MSc Core + Elective Courses

SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER

MSc Core + Elective Courses