Master of Management (MMgt) Admission Requirements

Requirement Checklist

The general admission requirements for the MMgt are listed below. Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission, as space in each program is limited. A holistic approach is taken during the application review process and all components of the application are thoroughly reviewed.

  1. An undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution, in a non-business field of study, with a minimum B+ average in the last two full years (or equivalent) of academic work.
    • Applicants holding business/commerce degrees are not eligible for the Master of Management program, but may apply for the Accelerated MBA once they have acquired a minimum of two years of work experience. Excluded degrees include, but are not limited to, Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Administrative Studies (BAS), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies (BMOS), Honours Business Administration (HBA) or Bachelor of Accounting (BAcc).
    • Applicants with 3-year degrees may be considered for admission with one year of work experience.
  2. Work Experience is not required. Applicants may not have more than two years of full-time work experience.
    • One year of full-time, post-graduate work experience required for applicants holding 3-year degrees.
    • Applicants with two years or more of full-time work experience are not eligible for admission to the MMgt and are encouraged to apply to the MBA.
  3. Completion of the online application which requires:
    • Essays (2 written, 1 timed written, 2 video)
    • An up-to-date resume
    • Two references, one of which must be academic
    • Unofficial copies of transcripts from all previously attended post-secondary institutions*
    • *Official copies of transcripts will be required if an applicant receives an offer to the program
  4. Applicants are NOT required to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  5. Proof of English language proficiency if studies were not completed in English.
    Accepted Tests Minimum Score
    IELTS 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 on each dimension)
    TOEFL  (Schulich’s TOEFL Code is B710) 100 iBT (minimum 23 on each dimension)
      • Applicants who have completed at least two years of full-time study at an accredited university in a country (or institution) where English is the official language of instruction are not required to submit an English proficiency test.
      • Strong applicants whose first language is not English and do not meet the above language requirements may be considered for admission with the condition of completion of the MBA/Specialized Master’s Preparation Program offered by the York University English Language Institute.

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Deadlines

The Master of Management is offered on a full-time basis only. Full time studies start in September.

Entry Round 1* Round 2 Round 3** Round 4**
September 2018 December 1, 2017 February 1, 2018 March 15, 2018 April 30, 2018

*International students are encouraged to apply in Round 1. International students are still welcome to apply after this date and will be considered for admission pending space in the program. Please keep in mind that you must have enough time to apply for a study permit if you are granted an offer.

**For domestic applicants only. Late international applications are accepted pending space availability.

Please note: Responses from your referees can be completed after your application has been submitted.

Students may only submit a single application. Students are not permitted to apply in multiple rounds or to multiple programs.

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