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Beedie School of Business Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

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Beedie School of Business, School of Simon Fraser University, enrolls over 3,800 students in the BBA program at Burnaby and Surrey campus. MBA and other graduate programs enrol over 700 students at Segal and Surrey campus. A total of 12 undergraduate and graduate courses are offered at Beedie School of Business.

  • Undergraduate application are accepted through the Education Planner BC portal
  • Graduate applications are accepted through the SFU portal
  • Work experience is required for admission to the MBA program.
  • Admission to graduate programs requires a minimum GPA of 3.0


Application PortalEducation Planner BC/SFU portal
Application feeUndergraduate: 79.50 CAD
Graduate: 125 CAD
Mode of paymentCredit Card
Academic CalendarSemester-based
Required GPA (for Graduate Programs)3.0
Accepted scoresIELTS/TOEFL/PTE
GMAT/GRE scoreRequired for some programs
Financial AidScholarships, bursaries and loans

Beedie School of Business Admission Deadline

The deadlines for undergraduate courses are more or less the same for all courses but for the graduate courses, admission is done in rounds. The final round deadline for each graduate course is different. Applicants must refer to the course page from the Beedie School of Business website for date changes.

UndergraduateFall/Summer: January 31
Spring: September 15
GraduateVaries with Program

English Proficiency Requirement for International Students

Beedie School of Business requires all international students whose native language is not English or whose previous education was conducted in other languages, to submit an English language proficiency test score.

TestMinimum Score Required UndergraduateMinimum Score Required Graduate
IELTS6.5 (No section below 6.0)7.0 (No section below 6.5)
TOEFL (iBT)88 (No section below 20)93 (No section below 20)
TOEFL (PBT)Not Required580
PTE Academic65 (No section below 60)Not Required

Undergraduate applicants, having following qualifications, are exempted from submitting above scores:

  • Completion of the last three (3) years of full-time secondary school education in English in Canada with a minimum grade of 70% in senior level English
  • Completion of the last three (3) years of full-time secondary school education in English in a country in which the principal language of instruction is English with minimum grade of 70% in senior level English
  • Completion of the last four (4) years of full-time secondary school education in English at a recognized international school in a country in which the principal language of instruction is not English with a minimum grade of 70% in senior level English
  • Completion of the IB Diploma Program including English A (HL/SL) or English Literature and Performance (SL) with a minimum grade of 3
  • Completion of a three-unit English (ENGL) course or a certified W (writing intensive) course for which SFU grants transfer credit, with a minimum grade of C

Visa Process for International Students

  • After an acceptance letter is offered to students, they are required to pay a non-refundable deposit amounting to $2,000.
  • Applicants must then apply for a student visa at the nearest Canadian embassy.
  • The application can be done online but one has to appear for an interview at the embassy.
  • For more details regarding student visas, students can visit the Government of Canada website.

Beedie School of Business Undergraduate Admission

The Beedie School of Business offers BBA business program, Business minor and business certificate courses as undergraduate courses. International students are accepted to apply to undergraduate courses.

All applicants are required to have prior work experience of at least 2 years. Students can choose from 9 different concentration areas for the BBA Major course. Deadline for undergraduate admission for the Fall 2020 semester ends on January 21, 2020.

Where to apply:Education Planner BC portal

Application fee: 79.50 CAD

Admission requirements: Students are required to meet the school's literacy, language and quantitative eligibility criteria of school.

Literacy Requirement:

  • English 12 grade of 75% or higher OR
  • Registration to Foundations of Academic Literacy (FAL X99) or passing the Language Proficiency Index test, if 70%-74% in English 12

Quantitative Requirement:

  • A minimum grade of 60% or C in a senior level math course or precalculus OR
  • A minimum score of 3 in IB Mathematics (HL/SL), Mathematics Analysis and Approaches (HL/SL), Mathematics Applications or Interpretations (HL/SL) or Math Studies (SL) OR
  • A minimum D grade in GCE A/AS/O level math OR
  • A grade of C- or better in a 3-unit math or certified Q (quantitative) course that transfers to SFU (for college and university transfer students).

Supporting Documents:

  • A short answer essay questions describing applicant’s abilities and communication skills
  • Description of extra-curricular activities
  • Two references: One from school counsellor/teacher

Beedie School of Business Graduate Admission

Beedie School of Business’s graduate courses includes full-time MBA, part-time MBA, Executive MBA, MSc. in Finance, PhD and diploma and certificate courses. A total of 55 students are admitted every year at the full-time MBA course. Besides the 12 months long course, there is also a 4-month long internship that students are required to take up.

Where to Apply:Simon Fraser University Online Application

Application Fee: 125 CAD

Admissions Requirements:

  • Completion of a 4-year undergraduate course
  • Minimum CGPA of 3.0
  • Evidence, usually references from qualified referees, of the student’s ability to undertake advanced work in the area of interest
MBA Full-timeRound 1: October 25
Round 2: January 17
Round 3: March 20
Round 4: May 15
2 years of full-time graduate work experience, 550 or above GMAT/equivalent GRE score
M.Sc FinanceRound 1: October 25th 2019
Round 2: January 17th, 2020
Round 3: March 20th, 2020
Final Round: May 15th, 2020
Work experience, 550 or above score in GMAT or 150 in each section of the GRE
M.EngSpring: June 4
Summer: September 15
Fall: January 15
Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in electrical engineering, computer engineering, engineering science or a related area

The application fee has to be paid within 7 days, after which the documents are to be uploaded. If the application fee is not paid within 7 days of submitting the application form, the application is cancelled.

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