Rotman School of Management – University of Toronto

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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:

Companies
Microsoft
A.T. Kearney Ltd.
Accenture
Barclays
P&G
Nike
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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Queens School of Business

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Queens School of Business – Queen’s Commerce is Canada’s oldest and most prestigious undergraduate business program, established in 1919. Since 2006, the Queen’s School of Business MBA program has been ranked by Business Week number one internationally, outside the United States.

  • Facts and Figures

An Overview

Rank 29
Program Duration 1 Year
Class Size 81
Average GMAT Score 650
Average Work Experience 5 Years
Program Cost $89,000 CAD

Source: https://smith.queensu.ca/mba_programs/mba/student_profiles/class_profile.php

http://www.bloomberg.com/features/2015-best-business-schools/

  • Recruitment at Queens School of Business
Companies
A.T. Kearney Ltd
Disney
Bank of Canada
Hewlett-Packard
Volkswagon
Ernst & Young LLP
Facebook
Walmart Canada
  • Apply to Queens School of Business

The deadlines for the 2016-17 admissions at have been announced. Mark your calendars for these dates:

Round 1 – March 14th, 2016

                     2 years, 8 months, 13 days, 11 hours, 8 minutes ago

Round 2 – June 13th, 2016

                     2 years, 5 months, 14 days, 11 hours, 8 minutes ago

Round 3 – September 12th, 2016

                     2 years, 2 months, 15 days, 11 hours, 8 minutes ago

Round 4 – November 14th, 2016

                     2 years, 0 months, 13 days, 11 hours, 8 minutes ago
  • Essay Topic 2016-17

Four Video Essays – A video essay component. You will be asked four randomized questions which are designed to be answered without any advanced preparation and will allow the admissions committee to get to know you, your personality, interests and passions much better than we could in a written essay.

  • How to Tackle This Essay
  • Sit down and introspect on what are the key messages about yourself you want Queens 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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Schulich School of Business – York University

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Schulich School of Business – Part of the York University, Schulich offers a wide range of courses, the MBA being one of the most popular ones. Located in Toronto, Canada, it is ranked as one of the top B-schools in Canada.

  • Facts and Figures

An Overview

Rank 16
Program Duration 16/20 Months
Average GMAT Score 660
Average Age 29 Years
Program Cost $99,500

Source: http://poetsandquants.com/school-profile/york-university-schulich-school-of-business/

  • Recruitment at Schulich School of Business

Here is an overview of the companies that hired at Schulich last year:

Companies
CIBC
Deloitte
P&G
Amazon.com, Inc.
IBM
  • Apply to Schulich School of Business

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

Round 1 – January 15th, 2017

                     1 year, 10 months, 12 days, 11 hours, 3 minutes ago

Round 2 – February 28th, 2017

                     1 year, 8 months, 27 days, 11 hours, 3 minutes ago

Round 3 – April 30th, 2017

                     1 year, 6 months, 27 days, 11 hours, 3 minutes ago
  • Essay Topics for 2017

1. How will the Schulich MBA degree help you achieve your short and long-term career goals? (350 words)

2. Describe a time when you were faced with an ethical dilemma. What strategies did you use to resolve the issue? What would you have done differently if faced with a similar situation? (350 words)

3. (Optional Scholarship and Award consideration) Describe your involvement in activities outside of work. How have they contributed to your personal achievements and enhanced your self-development? (500 words)

Additional Information Essay
Is there any other information or areas of concern in your academic or personal history that you believe would be helpful to the Admissions Committee in considering your application?

  • How to Tackle This Application
  • Sit down and introspect on what are the key messages about yourself you want Schulich 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 write the essay using them
  • Before submitting, make sure that no ideas are repeated

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Richard Ivey School of Business

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Ivey Business School – Canada’s oldest Business School has academic centers in London & Ontario. The business wing of the Western University, it was the very first North American school to open out its Executive MBA program to Hong Kong. Established in 1950, it was named after Richard G. Ivey after his son generously donated $11 million to the school.

  • Facts and Figures:

An Overview

Rank 1
Program Duration 1 Year
Class Size 141
Average GMAT Score 656
Average Work Experience 4.7 Years
Program Cost $96,750

Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/features/2015-best-business-schools/

  • Recruitment at Ivey Business School

Here are a few of the companies that recruited from Ivey:

Companies
A.T. Kearney
Accenture
Cambridge Label Inc.
Amazon.com, Inc.
Deloitte
Ernst & Young
IBM Canada Ltd.
KPMG

Here is an overview of the industry based compensation at Ivey:

Industry Median Salary ($)
Consulting 90,000
Consumer Packaged Goods 80,000
Financial Institution 80,000
Real Estate 120,000
Technology/Telecommunications 92,000
Wholesale/Retail 100,000
Other 85,000
  • Apply to Ivey Business School

The deadlines for the 2016-17 admissions have been announced. Mark your calendars for these dates:

Round 1 – April 25th, 2016

                     2 years, 7 months, 2 days, 10 hours, 58 minutes ago

Round 2 – July 18th, 2016

                     2 years, 4 months, 9 days, 10 hours, 58 minutes ago

Round 3 – September 26th, 2016

                     2 years, 2 months, 1 day, 10 hours, 58 minutes ago

Round 4 – November 14th, 2016

                     2 years, 0 months, 13 days, 10 hours, 58 minutes ago

Round 5 – January 9th, 2017

                     1 year, 10 months, 18 days, 10 hours, 58 minutes ago
  • Essay Topic 2014-15

1.What are your short-term career plans immediately post-MBA, and why is an Ivey MBA essential to those plans? (250 word limit)

2.Why will your Ivey MBA classmates want to work with you on team projects? (250 word limit)

  • How to Tackle This Essay
  • Sit down and introspect on what are the key messages about yourself you want Ivey 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 write the essay using them
  • Before submitting, make sure that no ideas are repeated

Need help with picking out the right B-school? Just drop us a line at [email protected], and we’d be happy to help!

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