• Complete the first year of your Schulich MBA in Hyderabad and your second year in Toronto.

    As the first major business school to deliver an internationally recognized two-year MBA program with India,  Schulich is acknowledged as a leading provider of transformational management education to many of India’s best and brightest minds.

    Schulich offers the first year of its MBA program at its Hyderabad campus, taught by the same award-winning faculty members who regularly teach at our Toronto campuses. In the second year of the MBA India program, students study in Toronto and customize their studies by choosing and combining from Schulich’s 17 MBA specializations.

    Students may also pursue the Graduate Diploma in Culture, Communication & Leadership in Canadian Business, a concurrent MBA diploma that provides an in-depth appreciation of the cultural differences, business practices, conventions and vocabulary needed to succeed in the Canadian business environment.

    As the capstone of the MBA, students will also participate in a two-term strategic consulting project where teams complete a comprehensive strategic analysis for a real organization, using applied strategic thinking, real-world judgment and decision-making skills.

    Accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Schulich’s MBA, India Campus is offered in partnership with the GMR School of Business in Hyderabad.

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  • Schulich MBA in India Alumni Experience

“The dual perspective I gained from the Schulich MBA in India made me a more confident problem-solver. I now apply different frameworks while dissecting an issue, analysing growth stories or understanding complex business cases.”

Nakul Natrajan (MBA in India ’18)Risk Management Associate, TD
  • Career Opportunities

    Schulich MBA, India Campus graduates are recruited by leading local and global companies, providing a world of career possibilities in fields such as Business Development, Consulting, Finance, Marketing, Project Management, Research Operations, Supply Chain, and Technology Consulting.

    Throughout the MBA India program, you will have access to the Centre for Career Design (CCD), offering a wealth of innovative programs and resources to help you launch your career. Meet alumni, recruiters and corporate leaders at corporate information sessions and other CCD events, and receive online access to the very best career tools available.

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The Schulich MBA India in Numbers

  • 82% of students were hired within 3 months of graduation

  • $91,359 average total compensation

  • 174 companies hired Schulich MBA students


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MBA India Program Details by Category

Admission Requirements

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Requirement Checklist

The general admission requirements for the MBA in India 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 with a minimum B average in the last two full years (or equivalent) of academic work.
    • Applicants with 3-year degrees may be considered for admission with one year of work experience beyond the required minimum.
  2. Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
    • Acceptable scores on all measures of the GMAT or GRE
    • To send your GMAT or GRE test scores to the Schulich School of Business, please use the following process:
      • GMAT: Use the search function within your GMAT/GMAC account to search for the Schulich School of Business when selecting your score recipients.
        – Example of how our name appears: York University, Schulich School of Business, Program Name (ie. Master of Business Administration, Master of Finance, Master of Supply Chain Management, etc.)
      • GRE: Send your score using the following code: 5697
  3. Work Experience
    • Minimum two years of relevant post-degree, full-time work experience or life experience
  4. Completion of the online application which requires:
  5.  Proof of English language proficiency if studies were not completed in English.

*Official copies of these documents will be required if an applicant receives an offer to the program.

Accepted Tests Minimum Score
IELTS (Academic Test) 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 on each dimension)
TOEFL   100 iBT (minimum 23 on each dimension)
Schulich’s TOEFL code is B710 with Department Code 02

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.

Students who have graduated from Schulich within the last five years are eligible for the following:

  •  GMAT/GRE waiver
    • If the student achieved a B+ or better GPA during their last two years of undergraduate studies at Schulich, or cumulatively across the Master of Management (MMgt) program
  • A $150 application fee waiver

For more information please see our Application Tips.


The MBA in India program is offered on a full-time basis. Studies start in September.

The 2025 MBA in India application portal will open on August 2024.

Entry Round 1 Round 2* Round 3 Round 4**
September 2024

October 4, 2023

Extended to October 15, 2023

January 17, 2024

April 17, 2024

Extended to May 31, 2024

June 19, 2024

Applications accepted pending space availability


*International students (Indian Passport holders) are strongly encouraged to apply by Round 2 to allow for sufficient study permit processing time.

** Late applications may be accepted pending space availability.

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Please note: Your GMAT/GRE score and responses from your referees can be completed after your application has been submitted. A preliminary review of your application will still be done prior to receiving these items.

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

Tuition & Fees

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MBA in India Program Fees

The MBA in India is a full-time program consisting of four academic terms. A term is equivalent to one semester, or 12 weeks.

The first two terms (Year 1) are taken at the Schulich India campus in Hyderabad, India. The final two terms (Year 2) of the program are taken at Schulich’s Keele campus in Toronto, Canada. Note that MBA in India students are granted $10,000 CAD in Year 1 financial aid. This will be deducted from Year 1 tuition.

Fees below are based on the Summer 2024 fee framework, and are subject to change.

Student Status Full-Time Tuition per Term/Semester*

Charged in Fall, Winter, and Summer.

Estimated Program Total**

Current tuition fee multiplied by typical number of terms required for program completion.

Domestic Students
Permanent Resident
$18,045  $72,180
International Students
Visa/Study Permit
$30,933 $123,732

*Less $10,000 CAD in financial aid granted in Year 1. Fees are rounded to the nearest dollar and include supplementary fees. For full details on all current tuition, supplementary fees, and student health plans refer to the Student Financial Services website: https://sfs.yorku.ca/fees/courses.

**Tuition fees have not yet been set for the Fall 2024-2025 academic year. Program totals are estimates only and subject to change. The Estimated Program Total is calculated by multiplying current Summer 2024 tuition fees by the standard number of terms required to complete the program. Program total estimates are rounded to the nearest $50.

Cost of Living

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The chart below is intended as a budget guide for one semester (4-month period) for students studying full-time.

Living Expenses in Toronto (for 4-month period)1

LIVING EXPENSES IN INDIA1 (1 Term = 4 months)

Books and course materials $750 Books and course materials $250
Rent (on-campus)2 $5,000 Rent (on-campus) $2000
Food $1,500 Food $750
Personal Expenses $3,000 Personal Expenses $500
Health Insurance3
UHIP (international students only)
GSA Health Plan


  1. Figures are approximations and intended only as a budget guide for students studying full-time. Costs are listed in Canadian dollars.
  2. On-campus housing varies in price from $1,096 – $1,979 per month depending on the location and For more information on housing on campus, please visit: yorku.ca/housing. On-campus housing is available on a first come, first serve basis. Students who are seeking accommodation on campus are strongly encouraged to submit their housing application after accepting their offer of admission.
  3. Participation in the University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) is mandatory only for international students (and their accompanying dependents) while in The Graduate Student Association (GSA) plan is for dental and drug coverage (mandatory for all domestic and international full-time students unless student has alternative coverage). Coverage for spouse/family is available. Health/Drug/Dental plan rates are subject to change. GSA costs are based on the 2023-2024 academic year and are subject to change.
  4. Subtract UHIP cost for domestic student total average cost.

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Study Options

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Available delivery options

  • Full-time 16-20 months


  • Schulich School of Business - India Campus Hyderabad, India
  • Schulich School of Business - Keele Campus Toronto, Canada
  • Miles S. Nadal Management Centre - Downtown Campus Downtown Toronto, Canada
Graduation Requirements

Curriculum Overview

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The Schulich MBA is designed to equip you with a common set of capabilities (core courses) necessary for effective management in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. Electives allow students to gain a deeper understanding in a particular area of focus and fulfill requirements for a specialization(s) or diploma.

Expand the menu below to see detailed degree requirements.

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MBA 1 (first half – 30.00 credits)

  • 30.00 credits of core courses (outlined below)

Terms 1 & 2 – Hyderabad, India


MBA 2 (second half – 30.00 credits)

  • 3.00 credits of core courses (outlined below)
  • 27.00 credits of electives

Terms 3 & 4 -Toronto, Canada

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Select a specialization below to review the course requirements and electives for your area of interest. To browse all of our course offerings, please visit our Course Catalog.


  1. Students cannot take electives until the MBA 1 5100-series Required Foundations of Management Core Courses have been completed.
  2. Most electives have either corequisite or prerequisite requirements.
  3. Certain functional areas and programs require that students use the one MBA 1 elective slot to enrol in the introductory course of their respective specializations (concentration or Diploma Programs). Review specialization requirements for details.
  4. Students also have the opportunity to apply to take Schulich Individual Study 6900-series courses, and non-Schulich Elective Courses outside the School. Review Enrolment Information for details.
  5. Normally, a maximum of one 3.00 credit cross-listed elective can count toward two concentrations.

Graduate Diploma in Culture, Communication and Leadership in Canadian Business (CCLCB)

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The Schulich Concurrent Graduate Diploma in Culture, Communication and Leadership in Canadian Business (CCLCB) equips MBA in India students with the skills needed to succeed in a Canadian corporate environment. Grow your understanding of cultural behaviours, team dynamics, business practices and negotiations, to confidently interact with hiring organizations upon completion of your MBA.

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Student Clubs

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A number of student clubs have been set up at the India campus since its inception in 2010. These clubs include the Consulting Club and the Marketing Club which provide pro-bono consulting for small and mid-sized companies in India, as well as the Finance club that runs stock picking competitions. Note that clubs are student-run and student-governed. Consequently, their composition, activities and guest speakers change annually.

At Schulich’s Toronto campus, students will discover additional opportunities for personal and professional development through student-run conferences, clubs and events.

External Partners

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Forté Foundation

Forté Foundation is a non-profit consortium of leading companies and top business schools working together to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, opportunities, and a community of successful women. In partnership with the Forté Foundation, Schulich provides support to women applying for, and enrolling in their MBA through entrance awards, fellowships, professional development and networking events. Our goal is to create an environment that supports women and enables them to gain a competitive advantage in their careers.

To be considered as a Forté Fellow, you must submit an MBA application – no additional application is required. If you are interested in learning more about the Forté Fellowship program, please contact admissions@schulich.yorku.ca.

Reaching Out MBA (ROMBA)


Reaching Out MBA‘s mission is to increase the influence of the LGBT+ community in business by educating, inspiring, and connecting MBA students and alumni. The ROMBA LGBT+ Fellowship Program is a joint effort between prominent business schools and Reaching Out to develop the out LGBT+ and active ally business leaders of tomorrow. As a ROMBA partner school, Schulich is dedicated to award up to two fellowships to eligible incoming MBA students. Each Fellow will receive a minimum $20,000 scholarship and access to exclusive leadership programming including an all-expenses-paid retreat by ROMBA.

To be considered as a ROMBA Fellow, you must submit an MBA application for the Fall (September) intake and indicate your interest of being considered as a ROMBA Fellow to your admission officer. If you are interested in learning more about the ROMBA Fellowship program, please contact admissions@schulich.yorku.ca.


Access to Success

Access to Success

Access to Success Organization is a Toronto-based not-for-profit that supports the development of future leaders with disabilities and assistive tech. It manages several unprecedented initiatives, including up to $90,000 in annual Access to Success Fellowships for MBA students with disabilities at four of Canada’s top business schools, the world’s first study on disability inclusion in MBA programs, and ATS Labs – Canada’s first accelerator for accessibility startups. As an Access to Success partner school, Schulich is dedicated to award up to three fellowships to eligible incoming MBA students. Each Fellow will receive a $5,000 fellowship along with personalized recruiting support, networking, mentorship, and other exclusive opportunities provided by the Access to Success Organization.

The Access to Success Fellowship is established and managed by the Access to Success Organization, a not-for-profit that supports the development of future leaders with disabilities. This merit-based Fellowship celebrates outstanding students who identify as having a disability and have demonstrated excellence in academic, professional or extracurricular areas.

To be considered as an Access to Success fellowship, you must submit an MBA application and indicate your interest of being considered for the fellowship to your admission officer. To learn more about the Access to Success Fellowship program, please contact admissions@schulich.yorku.ca.