• 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 18 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.

  • 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 Career Development Centre (CDC), 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 CDC events, and receive online access to the very best career tools available.

  • Our MBA India could lead you to an exciting career in an organization such as...

The Schulich MBA India in Numbers

  • 89% of students were hired within 3 months of graduation

  • $91,860 average salary (includes base salary and other guaranteed compensation)

  • 140 companies hired Schulich MBA/IMBA students


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. 

Each candidate is judged on their own merits with due consideration given to the criteria set out below. The strength of the application is also assessed on other considerations including management experience, leadership potential, entrepreneurial experience, communication skills, creativity, involvement in community and extracurricular activities and other factors that may contribute to future success.

1. First Class Standing in:

  • A Master’s degree
  • A four year Bachelor’s degree (e.g. BEng, BPharm, BArch, MBBS)
    • Applicants with 3-year degrees may be considered for admission with one year of work experience beyond the required minimum.

For candidates who have studied at an accredited degree granting institution in India

2. Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

  • Acceptable scores on all measures of the GMAT or GRE
  • To send your scores for these tests to us please use the following codes: GMAT code Z75-X8-91 or GRE 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:

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

5. Proof of English language proficiency if studies were not completed in English

Accepted Tests Minimum Score
IELTS (Academic Test) 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.

6. Admission Interview

  • Applicants may be invited for an interview.


The MBA in India is offered on a full-time basis. Full-time studies start in September. 

Entry Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
September 2020 November 29, 2019 January 31, 2020 March 12, 2020 April 30, 2020


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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. 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. 

Fees are subject to change.

Student Status Full-Time Tuition per Term*
Domestic Students
Canadian Citizen, Landed Immigrant,
Permanent Resident
International Students
Visa/Study Permit

*Fees are rounded to the nearest dollar and include essential supplementary fees. For details on student health plans and non-essential fees, refer to the Student Financial Services website: https://sfs.yorku.ca/fees/courses.

**Note that MBA in India students are granted $10,000 in Year 1 financial aid. This will be deducted from Year 1 tuition.

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.

Estimated Cost of Living (in Toronto)*


Estimated Cost of Living (in India)*

Books and course materials $800 Books and course materials $500
On-campus accommodation** $3,500 On-campus accommodation** $900
Food $1,600 Food $500
Local Public transportation $400 Local Public transportation $100
Entertainment/personal items/misc $1,000 Entertainment/personal items/misc $250
TOTAL $7,300 TOTAL $2,250

*Actual amounts will vary depending on individual situation and requirements. Costs are listed in Canadian dollars (CAD).
**Average Single Room/Bachelor cost based on current on-campus fees. Actual fees will vary depending on location and type of residence. For complete rates, see Student Housing.

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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.

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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.