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HASKAYNE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS - [HSB], CALGARY, ALBERTA

Calgary, AlbertaLOCATION
SchoolSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1967Established Year
  2854Enrollment
University of CalgaryParent College

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

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The Haskayne School of Business, a component member under the umbrella of University of Calgary was established in 1966. Located in Calgary, Alberta, it was named after Richard Haskayne, who gave one of the biggest endowments of about CAD 16 million to the institute. Based on the principles of integration of theory and practice, the school is celebrated as one the higher education institutes of Canada.

The institute is known to offer a variety of undergraduate, graduate, MBA, Executive MBA and PhD programs. It's Global Energy Executive MBA is one of the joint initiatives that consists of interactive learning modules completed around the world. Ranked among the top Business Schools, the organization provides an unparalleled MBA program which is a coveted choice among international students seeking to study in Canada.

Admissions at Haskayne School of Business are available in multiple intakes round the year and have the final application deadlines of October 1 and March 1 for undergraduate and graduate admissions, respectively. The institute charges a nonrefundable application fee of 125 CAD from all its international candidates. With an acceptance rate of around 56% (Prinectopn review), the school is one of the moderately competitive organizations in the country.

Rankings

This school has some of the best rankings in the world when it comes to its reputation and education quality.

  • The School was ranked in the top 20 business schools of Canada by Maclean’s in 2018.
  • In 2016, the executive MBA program offered by the institute ranked in the top 10 Canada’s Best Value MBAs by Canadian Business.
  • The same program was ranked by QS in the top 20 in the Global Joint EMBA Rankings.
  • The Economist gave the university an overall rank of 95 out of 100 with a regional rank of 51.

Highlights

Type of UniversityPublic
CampusTwo, Main Campus and Downtown Campus
Number of Students3,500 full time and part time
ResidenceAvailable on Campus
Types of Programs OfferedUndergraduate, Graduate, PhD, MBA, EMBA
Administrative Staff144
Number of Undergraduate students2,430
Number of Graduate students424
Tuition Fee Canadian StudentCAD 32,462
Tuition Fee International StudentCAD 57,615.60
Test Scores AcceptedGMAT, TOEFL, IELTS,
Websitewww.haskayne.ucalgary.ca

Programs, Campus and Accommodation

Campus

  • The university campus is situated in Calgary, one of the main cultural business hubs of Canada. It has a number of parks and the Rocky Mountains, making it one of the best places to live in.
  • The Haskayne School of Business is located in Scurfield Hall, the Main Campus of University of Calgary, occupying the entire building.
  • The school also has a Downtown Campus which is located on the 6th floor of the building. It has a parking lot facility with the floor housing a boardroom, a main classroom and five breakout rooms.
  • This downtown campus also houses an atrium for community events as well as an event room on the main floor used for large gatherings.
  • The downtown campus is close to the 7th and 8th street LRT Station.
  • The Campus also has a number of libraries and lounges along available for students to use.

Housing facilities/Residence

  • The institute offers boarding and residence in a tie-up with the University of Calgary Campuses.
  • Applications to residences on campus are available online through the resident portal The boarding has an All You Care To Eat, with no restrictions on the amount and time they want to eat. Choices can be made from a variety of food options made available to them.
  • Parking is also available to students, however, space has to be bought online or in person.
  • Depending on the year in which you are, different types of housing schemes are available, starting from CAD 3799 to CAD 6900 just for housing for eight months, excluding food.
  • The following are the packages offered to the students to choose from.
Year in Which The Student IsBundles Offered
First-Year Residence (rates for eight months)Kananaskis and Rundle;
Global Village;
Scholars' Advantage Cascade (Selected First-Year Students)
Second Year Residence (rates for eight months)Yamnuska
Upper Year Residence (rates for eight months)Aurora, Cascade, Glacier and Olympus Halls
Graduate Residence (rates for eight months)Crowsnest Hall
Family Housing (rates per month)Varsity Courts
Ucalgary Affiliated (rates per month and eight months respectively)Varsity Halls, Crowsnest
Spring/Summer Residence (rates per month)Cascade, Glacier and Olympus, Aurora, Crowsnest

Courses 

  • The school offers a range of courses for international students including an undergraduate program in Commerce with different concentrations in Business, Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Real Estate Studies, etc.
  • It also offers a master of management program as well as various MBA programs segregated into day, evening (not for international students), accelerated as well as executive MBA programs.
  • The Institute also has specialised graduate programs in Sustainability and Energy Development.
  • Graduate Diplomas in Data Science and Analytics are some of the other options students can consider while applying at this school.
  • It also provides Executive Education alternatives for its candidates.

Haskayne School of Business Application Process

The school is highly popular in the country for business applicants, thus admission may be competitive as all applications are given much thought into how students can contribute to the field.

How to Apply?

Application Portal: Apply online at the official website

Application Fee: CAD 125 for Canadian Applicants, CAD 145 for international students.

Application deadlines:

Undergraduate Admissions: Application Portal Opens: on October 1, 2020 for Fall 2021 Intake

Graduate Admissions: Application deadlines are segregated into four rounds, first round beginning November 15 and Round 3 being the last one for International Students on March 1.

Basic Admission Requirements

  • Official Transcripts (to be uploaded on student centre)
  • Graduate applicants must have a four-year undergraduate degree and no more than 2 years of professional experience. (Indian students need with a 3 year degree applying for MBA need to have institute NAAC accreditation of A in the last 5 years)
  • English Language Proficiency: TOEFL or IELTS
  • Standardized test scores (if required)
  • GMAT Scores for individuals with GPA below 3.3*; exempted for those with 3.3+ GPA (graduate applicants)
  • Resume
  • Two Short Essay Answers to the Questions Asked
  • Note that thesis based MBA or any other programs may require supervisors.

Haskayne School Of Business Cost of Attendance

For all the prospective candidates applying at the institute for admissions in the upcoming sessional term, an estimated cost of living in Canada has been tabulated below.

Payment OptionsInternational Funds Transfer, Cheque, Money Order, Bank Draft, Online Banking
Tuition Fee (international Students)CAD 2,279 (Undergraduate)
MBA Thesis ProgramCAD 29,027
MBA Non-Thesis ProgramCAD 8081
Health InsuranceCAD 326
U PassCAD 155
Students Services FeeCAD 160
Campus RecreationCAD 37.48
HousingCAD 3799 to CAD 6900 (Depends on option chosen and year in which the student is)

Scholarships/Financial Aid

The institute provides financial aid in the form of awards and scholarships in Canada for international students. Some MBA Scholarships available for candidates are listed below. Students need to have a strong overall academic profile to apply for these scholarships.

  • Scholarships are offered by the institute on a rolling basis, these Scholarships include Haskayne entrance Scholarships worth CAD 1500 to CAD 20K per student.
  • Donor Funded Scholarships are awarded to students in the first and second year of study. These are worth CAD 1100 to CAD 17200, however, students need to state their interest in their personal essay and prove why they should be considered for this scholarship.
  • Other awards include Academic Achievement Scholarship worth CAD 23000 in the first year and CAD 13000 for the second year.
  • The University of Calgary Alumni Association also provides a scholarship worth CAD 5000 to international undergraduate students of any faculty entering in the third or fourth year.

Alumni Network

The School celebrates it’s alumni by having an awards night followed by dinner in recognition of their contribution to the field. It has over 25,000 alumni spread over 90 countries in the world. Alumni also have benefits like access to the campus library and discounted rates at Active living Some of the notable ones are:

  • Peter Wong – Chief Executive of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
  • Ezra Levant – Media Personality
  • Garett Camp – Canadian Entrepreneur

Placements

More than 7 out of 10 students are employed within the first 3 months of graduating from MBA programs. Average salaries peak at CAD 91,000 for MBA students which is a 20% increase from their pre-MBA salaries. Students of the institute are recruited into finance, energy and consulting industries.

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$ 19,9171st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  7  |  TOEFL  97  |  PTE  68  |  GRE  309

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Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]

FULL TIME | CO-OP | ONLINE
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 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  6  |  TOEFL  72
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Haskayne School of Business Overview

Institution TypePublic
AffiliationUniversity of Calgary
Student Population2854
Application Cost$145
Average Cost of Attendance$17,092 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio13 : 1

Admission & Dates

Fall Deadlines

February 01

Application Deadline

March 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Graduate
GMAT-550800 -
Language Proficiency
IELTS-79 -
TOEFL-97120 -

Attendance Cost

$17,092

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$17,092 / Year
Post Graduate Program$43,211 / Year

Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Program Wise Accreditations
ProgramsAssociation to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
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