Rotman School of Management – University of Toronto

Last updated on November 27th, 2018

Rotman School of Management – Rotman is the University of Toronto’s graduate business school, located in St. George Street in Toronto. The school, named after Joseph L. Rotman, was established in 1950 as Institute of Business Administration.

  • Facts and Figures:

An Overview

Rank 18
Program Duration 16 Months
Class Size 351
Average GMAT Score 662
Average Work Experience 4.1 Years
Average Age 27 Years
Program Cost $107,770


  • Recruitment at Rotman School of Management:


Here is an overview of the average salaries based on the industries at Rotman:

Company Number of Recruits
Financial Services $82,723
Consulting $97,433
Consumer Goods & Retail $82,402
Energy & Natural Resources $91,500
Pharma/Healthcare/Biotech $75,666
Real Estate $76,666
Technology/Telecom $101,902
Legal Services $94,870

Here are a list of companies that hired from Rotman last year:

A.T. Kearney Ltd.
Johnson & Johnson
The Walt Disney Company
Louis Vitton
  • Apply to Rotman School of Management:

The deadlines for the 2017 admissions at have been announced. Mark your calendars for these dates

Round 1 – October 17th, 2016

                     2 years, 1 month, 10 days, 11 hours, 12 minutes ago

Round 2 – January 9th, 2017

                     1 year, 10 months, 18 days, 11 hours, 12 minutes ago

Round 3 – February 27th, 2017

                     1 year, 9 months, 0 days, 11 hours, 12 minutes ago

Round 4 – April 17th, 2017

                     1 year, 7 months, 10 days, 11 hours, 12 minutes ago

Round 5 – May 29th, 2017

                     1 year, 5 months, 29 days, 11 hours, 12 minutes ago
  • Essay Topic 2017:

1. Please state your professional goals and how you plan to achieve them. (250 words maximum)

2. Describe the most important piece of constructive feedback you have received recently. Please detail the circumstance and your plan to address it. (250 words maximum)

3. Rotman Reflection Question: List 3-5 attributes or characteristics that best describe you. Limit response to 50 characters.

4.Video essay


  • How to Tackle This Essay:
  • Sit down and introspect on what are the key messages about yourself you want Rotman to know
  • Note them down, mull over them and discuss them with friends or family who know you very well
  • Examine your other submissions – resume, recommendations, transcripts etc. – and identify what is missing in these
  • Pick those points that you cannot convey well enough through these and record the essay using them
  • Before submitting, make sure that no ideas are repeated

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