Profile Data from 2012
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  • Program Cost
    $78,000
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    71
Contact Information
3000 Ch de la Cote Ste Catherine
Montreal, , Canada
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McGill University is the #1 university in Canada and among the top 20 worldwide. It remains one of Canada’s most worldly universities in terms of the makeup of its student body. McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management is among the world’s top international business schools. The Faculty uses an integrated, interdisciplinary approach that combines research, practice, and teaching into the curriculum. This approach prepares students to successfully manage and lead in today’s increasingly interconnected world.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    70%
  • Selectivity
    30%

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About McGill University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 218
  • Middle 80% 120 to 360
Admissions Selectivity
30% Desautels Faculty of Management 77% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 167
30% 30.0
70% 70.0
Re-Applicants
14% 14
0%
Wait-listed
100% 0
Pre-MBA Careers
General Management
34% 34
Operations
14% 14
Management
14% 14
Marketing / Sales
12% 12
Consulting
11% 11
Finance / Accounting
9% 9
Other
6% 6
Other
19% 19
Manufacturing
14% 14
Financial Services
14% 14
Consulting
14% 14
Pharma / Health Care
9% 9
Technology
9% 9
Media / Entertainment
6% 6
Consumer Products
6% 6
Petroleum / Energy
3% 3
Real Estate
3% 3
Non-Profit
3% 3
Government
0% 0
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Groupe Desjardins
  • Riotinto Alcan
  • National Bank
  • Cogeco
  • Government of Canada

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$78,000
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$78,000
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loans
Loan guarantee policy No
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
4% Percent that received aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
82% 82
21% 21
Students in Core Classes
35 Desautels Faculty of Management 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Experiential learning
50% 50
Lectures
20% 20
Case study
15% 15
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Joint Degree Programs
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
  • Present final company-specific project results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 15
  • Distance learning No
  • Out of country or special trip/project Yes
Technology Improvements
  • 8 new classrooms with touch controls built. Smart board monitors added. 2 new labs built in recent years. More than 100 new computers purchased. New teaching lab with 36 monitors and CPU’s added. Classrooms with direct link to the internet. Wireless clickers for in-class surveys and exercises. A new video conferencing classroom has been built.

Students: Who are my classmates?

42 Average age of student 9% International Students
34% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
Dual Citizen
9% 9
Europe Free Trade Zone
6% 6
Middle East and North Africa
3% 3
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Campus
  • Campus distance from airport 10 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

8,525 Living MBA Alumni 9 Countries where alumni clubs exist
9 Active alumni clubs
10% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.