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University of Western Ontario

Ivey School of Business

Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    660
  • Program Cost
    $81,580
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Job Offers
    83%
  • Average Salary
    $88,856
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
Contact Information
1255 Western Road
London, , Canada
Website
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Ivey School of Business

About Ivey School of Business

The Richard Ivey School of Business is Canada's leadership school, providing HBA, MBA, Executive MBA (EMBA), Executive Development, and PhD programs. This world-class business education is offered at locations in London and Toronto in Canada, and in Hong Kong, Mumbai and Beijing. Ivey offers an interactive case-based learning experience that immerses students in the decision-making realities of business and is taught by faculty who draw on their experience and research insights to educate the next generation of leaders. Ivey has granted almost 24,000 degrees and alumni can be found around the globe, with approximately 1 in 2 holding senior management positions.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 58
  • Median 57
  • Middle 80% 28 to 90
Admissions Selectivity
Ivey School of Business Average Across All Schools

660 Average GMAT Score
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 0
0% 0.0
0% 0.0
Female
0%
International
0%
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • Accepted
  • Other Science
  • Engineering
  • Commerce
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$64,120 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Bank of Montreal
  • Accenture
  • Scotiabank
  • Deloitte
  • RBC
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
1% 1
740 to 769
0%
5% 5
710 to 739
0%
14% 14
680 to 709
0%
23% 23
650 to 679
0%
19% 19
620 to 649
0%
20% 20
590 to 619
0%
8% 8
560 to 589
0%
4% 4
530 to 559
0%
5% 5
500 to 529
0%
0% 0
Under 500
0%
1% 1
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 41%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 28%
  • Consumer Products 10%
  • Other 6%
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
83% Ivey School of Business 84% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
64% 64
64% 63.67152671755726
64% Receive Offers
55% 55
58% 57.7590909090909
55% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
19% 19
21% 20.652301587301586
19% Receive Offers
15% 15
25% 24.575744680851063
15% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.422790697674418
0%
7% 7.03121212121212
82% Graduates seeking full-time employment
15% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
30% 30
$105,614.00
80K 150K
Finance/Accounting
20% 20
$84,500.00 Data not provided
General Management
2% 2
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
24% 24
$75,745.00
50K 120K
Information Technology
3% 3
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
7% 7
Data not provided
Other
14% 14
$82,167.00
75K 100K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
28% 28
$105,370.00
63K 150K
Consumer Products
10% 10
$73,813.00
64K 80K
Financial Services
41% 41
$86,706.00
67K 130K
Government
1% 1
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
5% 5
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
3% 3
Data not provided
Technology
6% 6
$72,500.00
55K 85K
Other
6% 6
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
0% 0
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
12% 12
$84,000.00
70K 150K
More than five years
40% 40
$88,736.00
55K 150K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
1% 1
Data not provided
North America
98% 98
$88,263.00
50K 150K
South America
1% 1
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Midwest
1% 1
Data not provided
U.S. West
1% 1
Data not provided
Canada
98% 98
$88,263.00
50K 150K
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
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Industry Specific Dinners with Alumni - Toronto
  • Club Dinners with Alumni - Toronto
  • Networking Events in Calgary with Alumni
  • CPG/Retail Networking Event - Toronto

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$168,440
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $81,580
  • Budget $104,320
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$179,410
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $92,550
  • Budget $115,290
5 Full Tuition Scholarships
$23,300 Average Scholarship Amount 61% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
86% 86
61% 61
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$1,824,550
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • 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
70 Ivey School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
75% 75
Lectures
10% 10
Experiential learning
5% 5
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
Master Degree Programs
  • International Management/Business
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Ivey’s new building opened on September 9, 2013 with technological infrastructure leveraging best practices in security, performance, and availability. Classrooms include the latest videoconferencing, video recording and content management, and state-of-the-art touch screens, allowing Ivey to extend the classroom experience in a flexible and innovative manner. Core server infrastructure was relocated to a multi-million dollar data center operated by Western University’s ITS group, allowing Ivey IT to focus on providing service and solutions to faculty, students and staff.

Students: Who are my classmates?

26% International Students
24% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
North America
73% 73
Asia
23% 23
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
1% 1
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • High Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • New Media
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • International Club
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

13,426 Living MBA Alumni 20 Countries where alumni clubs exist
46 Active alumni clubs
16% 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.