SCHOOL OF BUSINESS, UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, EDMONTON, ALBERTA

Edmonton, AlbertaLOCATION
FacultySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1916Established Year
  2882Enrollment
University of AlbertaParent College

School of Business, University of Alberta Campus, Programs, Cost & Scholarships

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The Alberta School of Business (BUS) is affiliated to the University of Alberta, a public university. It is located in Edmonton, Canada and was established in the year 1916. This college offers Management, Accounting and Research programmes. Some programmes are offered bilingually with French as a mode of teaching along with English. Apart from being Canada's accredited school for the longest time in comparison to other business schools; Alberta Business School is well known for its brilliant research facilities and excellent employment rates post-graduation.

  • Alberta School of Business is part of the University of Alberta, which has been ranked amongst the top 5 universities of Canada.
  • Ranked amongst the top 4 of Best Business Universities of Canada by MacLean, 2019.
  • Ranked 17th world-wide for MBA by Shanghai Academic Subject Rankings, 2018.
  • Ranked 8th by QS Global rankings for MBA, 2018.
  • Ranked 108 in global rankings on Bloomberg Businessweek Best Business Schools list of 2018.

Highlights

Type of UniversityPublic University
Faculty Members130
Percentage of International Students30%
Basic Tuition Fee (Undergraduate and Graduate Canadian Students)$6,943.86 per year
Basic Tuition Fee (Undergraduate and Graduate International Students)$23.291.46 per year
Tests AcceptedGRE/GMAT and PTEA/TOEFL/IELTS
WebsitesUniversity Website

Alberta School of Business Campus and Residential Facilities

Campus

The original business campus at the University of Alberta is situated in the capital of Alberta- Edmonton in Canada. This is the only campus of the School of Business built near the North Saskatchewan River.

Parking facility is available. Here's a bullet overview of the different campuses-

  • Number of campuses- 6
  • Name of Campuses- School of Business, Edmonton Campus; South Campus; Augustana Campus; Campus Saint-Jean; Enterprise Square; Calgary.
  • Programmes offered- Undergraduate, graduate and Research programmes are offered in Commerce, Management, Healthcare, Arts, Environmental Science and Accounting.

Residential Facilities

Students can lodge themselves in on-campus housing facilities or off-campus ones. There are more than 12 residential halls constructed for students with more in progress. Here's why students may expect from residential facilities-

  • Single and two-bedroom apartments are available.
  • Students may avail any of the residence or voluntary meal plans or be a volunteer at the communal kitchen.

Programs, Faculties and Divisions

Alberta School of Business provides more than 700 programmes at undergraduate and graduate levels. PhD is available too. Here are a few facts about Programmes offered-

  • Some courses are offered bilingually in French and English, such as BCom.
  • Being a business school of such an excellent reputation the MBA and EMBA programmes are widely popular.
  • The school offers variants of MBA structured around the needs of a candidate such as the full-time MBA for students wishing to pursue a detailed study; then there's a 'fast-track' MBA which aims at course completion within 10-22 months.

Alberta School of Business Application Process

Applicants can apply through an online application. They need to fulfil specific minimum admission requirements.

The table below represents application dates and fees for domestic and international students-

Domestic Students
Important Dates1st March
Application Fee$100
International Students
Important Dates1st June for Fall Session;
15th September for Winter Session
Application Fee$100

Costs and Expenses

Students should be mindful of the following details regarding the different forms of expenses to be incurred-

Domestic StudentsFee
Tuition feeCAD 28,438
Residence feeCAD 900-1200
Lifestyle expensesCAD 1,640-2,160
International StudentsFee
Tuition feeCAD 57,909
Residence feeCAD 900-1200
Lifestyle expensesCAD 1,640-2,160

Scholarship and Financial Aids

Students are advised to go through the tables on scholarships, awards and other financial facilities provided by the university to meritorious students-

Type of ScholarshipUndergraduate/Graduate scholarship/National Achievement Scholarship/International Student Scholarship
AmountCAD 500- CAD 20000/CAD 30000/CAD 9000
Deadline for application1st June and 12th December
How to applyApplications should be sent to the Masters Programmes Office
Type of AwardsFly Home Award/Education Abroad Award
AmountCAD 1500/ CAD 3750
Application deadline12th December
How to applyLogin on the Students Awards Application Portal of University of Alberta and fill in the details if you fulfil the eligibility criteria

Alberta School of Business Alumni Network

Alberta Business School has a Business Alumni Association which works towards the promotion of the business school and contributes towards the progress of students through guidance to the meritorious ones and professional support to graduate students. Some notable board members of BUS are as follows-

  • Jessica Aco-Kuchmak, founder of Pontem Innovations
  • Julia Rudolf, Financial Analyst at Sterling Crane
  • Angelo Talamayan, Business Advisor at Private Company Services
  • Ilham Jiwaji, Account Executive at DDB Worldwide
Find a Program
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

20 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

10 MONTHS

Course Duration

May 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

22 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jun 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 26,2501st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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Mar 01

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$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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Mar 01

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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20 MONTHS

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Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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10 MONTHS

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May 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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22 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jun 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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3 YEARS

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Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550

20 MONTHS

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Jun 30

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 26,2501st YEAR
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$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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Mar 01

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 5,5001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5

4 YEARS

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Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

20 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

10 MONTHS

Course Duration

May 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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22 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jun 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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3 YEARS

Course Duration

Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 5,5001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
$ 5,5001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 5,5001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5

4 YEARS

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Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5

20 MONTHS

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Jun 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550

4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5

4 YEARS

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$ 12,4001st YEAR
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20 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

10 MONTHS

Course Duration

May 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
FEES

22 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jun 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 12,4001st YEAR
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3 YEARS

Course Duration

Jul 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550

20 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jun 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  GMAT  550
$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 26,2501st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
$ 26,2501st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

$ 12,4001st YEAR
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2 YEARS

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Mar 01

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
$ 5,5001st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 26,2501st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

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4 YEARS

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Mar 01

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$ 5,5001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 26,2501st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 01

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School of Business, University of Alberta Overview

Institution TypePublic
AffiliationUniversity of Alberta
Student Population2882
DLI NumberO19257171832
Application Cost$75
Average Cost of Attendance$26,250 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio13 : 1

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
IELTS7.56.59 -
TOEFL10590120 -
PTE75.56190 -

Attendance Cost

$26,250

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$26,250 / Year
Post Graduate Program$12,400 / Year

Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Program Wise Accreditations
Management ProgramsAssociation to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
22715572-
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