Sprott School Of Business, Ottawa, Ontario

    Ottawa, OntarioLocation
    SchoolSchool type
    Estd 1949established year

    Sprott School of Business: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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    Bhavya Rawal

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    Sprott School at Carleton University is an internationally accredited full-service business school in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Located in the national capital it gives better career opportunities to its students and chances to collaborate with agencies that give global exposure. It offers undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, certificate, and professional programs to the domestic and international students willing to study in Canada. Sprott School of Business works with three core strengths: international focus, innovation, and responsible management. It works to lead the business sector with its innovative programs, researches, and collaborative partnerships.


    School Type Private business school
    Campus setting Urban
    MBA Employment Rate 100%
    Average Percentage of international students over the recent years 14%
    Accreditation AACSB
    Intake Sessions Fall and winter
    Financial Aid Scholarship and bursary
    Admission Helpdesk


    • Sprott School of Business operates in the Dunton Tower of Carleton University in Ottawa, which is regarded as one of the best cities for international students in Canada 
    • Dunton at one of the top 5 universities in Canada is a 22-story tower house with four designated parking spaces.
    • Carleton is building a new home for Sprott School of Business, Nicol Building.
    • Nicol Building in the heart of the university’s campus and covers 115,000 square-foot space.
    • Equipped with flexible classrooms, and a unique learning environment it offers special meeting and event spaces as well.


    • The students of Sprott School of Business live in the residence facilities provided by the Carleton University.
    • There are eight on-campus buildings with residence facilities.
    • Most of the accommodations have traditional double rooms and limited numbers of single rooms.
    • The suite-style rooms have both single and double rooms with beds, desk with chair, shared washroom, along with a sitting area and kitchen.
    • The residence facility includes a mandatory meal plan. 


    • Sprott School of Business offers bachelor's, masters, doctorate, post-baccalaureate diploma, and professional programs in business and management.
    • The Sprott MBA offers specialization in African Studies.
    • MBA students with less than two years of work experience must complete an MBA internship program.
    • Carleton offers a range of workshops to develop the professional skills of graduate students.
    • Sprott School of Business and the Faculty of Engineering and Design runs an initiative The Technology Innovation Management Program that offers three degrees.
    • The school offers eight collaborative specializations.

    Application Process

    International students are required to follow the enlisted application process to secure admission at Sprott School of Business. Most highly coveted higher education institutes in Canada follow a similar admission process for international students.

    Application Deadline: Each graduate program has different deadlines. There are different deadlines for international and domestic students. The deadlines for international students are as follows:

    • Master of Accounting

    Summer: January 30, 2020

    Final deadline: March 31, 2020

    • MBA

    Fall: July 01, 2020

    Deadline: July 31, 2020

    • General Deadline for undergraduate students

    Fall: June 01, 2020

    Student Class Profile

    • Percentage of International students: 60%
    • Percentage of Male students: 52%
    • Percentage of Female students: 48%
    • Employment rate: 100%
    • Standardized test scores: GMAT:600(MSc Management); GMAT:550 (MBA courses)

    Note: Equivalent GRE scores are also accepted instead of GMAT scores

    English Proficiency Test scores: The minimum test score requirements for international students in TOEFL/IELTS/ PTE include the following:

    IELTS: 6.5/TOEFL iBT: 80/PTE: 60

    Supporting Documents: Official academic transcript, statement of interest form, resume, two or more letters of recommendation form high school officials/ professors. 

    Cost of Attendance

    The rough estimate of the cost of living in Canada for International applicants includes the following. However, this is the average cost and is subject to vary.

    Annual Budget Academic Year (2020-21) Fees(CAD)
    Tuition and Mandatory fees 27,282- 36,863
    Rooms and Boards 10,893-13,663
    Off-campus living 8,600
    Books and Supplies 1,400
    Personal Expenses 2,000
    Total Expense 39,282-53,926

    Financial Aid for International Students

    • Carleton University provides several scholarships and bursaries to support the education of international students. Last year 12,000 scholarships worth 23 Million CAD were distributed to undergraduate students.
    • The following are scholarship granted to deserving international students by Sprott School of Business:
      • Sprott School of Business Scholarship: The Dean’s Entrance Scholarship of Excellence is awarded to the first-year BCom students worth 2000 CAD- 4000 CAD.
      • Entrance Scholarship: The merit-based renewable Entrance scholarship is offered to the students admitted directly from high-school with an average of more than 80 percent. 
      • Prestige Scholarship: This scholarship is worth 5,000 to 7,500 CAD and offered yearly to the students with a mission average of more than 90 percent. This is the university's highest award. 
    • Deserving students can apply for Scholarships in Canada granted by government and external agencies.
    • Apart from the above-mentioned financial aid options, scholarships are also available to graduate international students studying in Canada


    • Sprott School of Business has an alumni network of over 115,00 graduates from over 82 countries. The school offers several benefits to them such as life insurance, athletic memberships, career assistance, travel program, fitness discount, etc. 
    $23,9601st YEAR

    16 months

    Course Duration

    Jul 01

    Application Deadline



    8.2 / 10

    Master of Science [M.Sc] Management

    full time | Course Based | Thesis Based
    $12,9881st YEAR

    2 years

    Course Duration

    Mar 01

    Application Deadline

    $24,6051st YEAR

    4 years

    Course Duration

    Apr 01

    Application Deadline

    $24,6051st YEAR

    4 years

    Course Duration

    Apr 01

    Application Deadline

    $21,9461st YEAR

    1 year

    Course Duration

    Apr 01

    Application Deadline


    Sprott School of Business Overview

    Insitution type
    Carleton University
    Application Cost
    Average Cost of Attendance
    $24,605 / Year

    Admission & dates

    Regular Decision Deadlines

    March 1

    Application deadline

    July 30

    Application results

    Test Scores For International Applicants

    ExamsAvg. ScoreMin ScoreMax. Score%Submitted
    Language Proficiency

    Attendance Cost


    attendance cost

    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    $24,605 / Year
    Post Graduate Program
    $23,960 / Year
    On Campus
    Double Occupancy Accommodation and Food
    $9,232 / Year
    Single Occupancy Accommodation and Food
    $10,022 / Year

    Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

    Program wise accreditation
    Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business


    Times Higher Education logo

    Times Higher Education

    Ranked #501 - #600

    International Business (International)

    College Rating

    Based on 1 Students Rating

    8.2 out of 10
    8.0/10Social Life


    8.2 /10

    I took admission in Sprott School of Business because of the curriculum of its MBA program. The placement rate of the college is really good and heard a lot about the faculty. I did BBA from a renowned university in Bangladesh and wanted to complete my MBA from abroad. After researching a lot on the internet I decided to apply for the Sprott School of business through the International Student Application, the application fee for the MBA program was $150.

    Course Curriculum :

    MBA has an integrated management curriculum, it is designed to teach us all the aspects of business management and strengthen our skill to perform like an expert in the industry. We get the chance to attend conferences, seminars, and many other programs during the course. The course concludes in 16 months only.

    9 /10 academic/food
    8 /10 faculty
    8 /10 infrastructure
    8 /10 accomodation
    8 /10 placement
    8 /10 extracurricular
    1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON, K1S 5B6

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    • Bus Station
    • Book Store
    • Shopping Mall
    • Airport

    Bus Station

    Bronson / Brewer0.16 km
    Campus / Commons0.18 km
    Bronson / Brewer0.21 km
    Bronson / Sunnyside0.22 km
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    Shopping Mall

    Preston Square1.93 km
    Westgate Shopping Centre3.01 km
    240 Sparks3.68 km
    C.D. Howe Building3.68 km
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    Book Store

    Black Squirrel Books & Espresso Bar1.26 km
    Singing Pebble Books2.70 km
    Book Bazaar2.80 km
    Monalisa Ottawa2.95 km
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    Hospital Helipad1.97 km
    LeighFisher Canada Inc.3.55 km
    Allante Airport Transportation Services5.94 km
    742 National Capital Air Cadet Squadron7.26 km
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