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McGill University

Desautels Faculty of Management

Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    655
  • Program Cost
    $75,800
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    61%
  • Selectivity
    35%
  • Job Offers
    89%
  • Average Salary
    $81,230
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
Contact Information
1001 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, H3A 1G5, Canada
Website
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Desautels Faculty of Management

About Desautels Faculty of Management

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 64
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 36 to 108
Admissions Selectivity
35% Desautels Faculty of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

655 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
77% 617
82% 655
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 0
35% 35.0
61% 61.0
Female
23% 23
International
76% 76
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Finance
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Finance
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • McGill University
  • Concordia University
  • University of Pune
  • University of Sherbrooke
  • Anna University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
$42,210 Applicant Average Base Salary
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 1
1% 1
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
11% 11
18% 18
680 to 709
15% 15
21% 21
650 to 679
10% 10
11% 11
620 to 649
21% 21
28% 28
590 to 619
13% 13
11% 11
560 to 589
10% 10
7% 7
530 to 559
8% 8
1% 1
500 to 529
4% 4
1% 1
Under 500
6% 6
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 35%
Top Industry
  • Other 25%
  • Technology 10%
  • Consumer Products 10%
Royal Bank of Canada 3
Top Employer
  • Etihad Airways 2
  • Bank of Montreal 2
  • Rio Tinto 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
89% Desautels Faculty of Management 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
53% 53
61% 60.97325153374234
53% Receive Offers
47% 47
56% 55.69710982658959
47% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
36% 36
22% 21.9117610062893
36% Receive Offers
42% 42
25% 25.424767441860464
42% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
75% Graduates seeking full-time employment
18% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Royal Bank of Canada 3
  • Etihad Airways 2
  • Bank of Montreal 2
  • Rio Tinto 2
  • Sephora 2
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
15% 15
$80,630.00
75K 91K
Finance/Accounting
38% 38
$74,320.00
57K 91K
General Management
10% 10
$114,090.00
55K 225K
Marketing/Sales
20% 20
$86,735.00
64K 149K
Information Technology
3% 3
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
7% 7
$66,970.00
47K 87K
Other
7% 7
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
5% 5
Data not provided
Consumer Products
10% 10
$72,270.00
69K 81K
Financial Services
35% 35
$74,720.00
57K 91K
Manufacturing
5% 5
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
3% 2.5
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
8% 7.5
Data not provided
Technology
10% 10
$82,955.00
64K 91K
Other
25% 25
$84,140.00
47K 149K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
5% 5
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
8% 7.5
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
8% 7.5
Data not provided
North America
75% 75
Data not provided
South America
3% 2.5
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. West
3% 2.5
Data not provided
Canada
73% 72.5
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Emzingo 4
  • Torstar Corporation 2
  • Rio Tinto 2
  • Johnson & Johnson 2
  • Scotiabank 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 92
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Toronto Career Fair
  • New York Finance Trip

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$100,275
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $75,800
  • Budget $17,955
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$101,258
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $75,800
  • Budget $18,545
93% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
97% 97
93% 93
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Financial Need
  • Academic Merit
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
  • Some Other Criteria
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
39 Desautels Faculty of Management 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
35% 35
Experiential learning
35% 35
Team project
35% 35
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Technology and Innovation Management
Master Degree Programs
  • International Management/Business
  • Management
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Other
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 20
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • This year the incoming class received iPad tablets. 2 years ago we opened a live state-of-the art trading room where students get hands-on practical finance experience. 8 new classrooms with touch controls have been built. Smart board monitors added. 2 new labs built in recent years. More than 100 computers purchased. New teaching lab with 36 monitors and CPU’s added. Wireless clickers for in-class surveys and exercises. New video conferencing classroom has been built.

Students: Who are my classmates?

67% International Students
30% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
North America
24% 24
Asia
23% 23
Dual Citizen
12% 12
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Social Impact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environment/Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • International students
  • Women students
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

8,692 Living MBA Alumni 9 Countries where alumni clubs exist
9 Active alumni clubs
9% 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.