University Canada West (UCW)


University Canada West (UCW) is Canada's contemporary independent university. Established in 2004, UCW offers programs at their Vancouver campus and Online. Programs include the Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, and the Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communications.

Our vision as Canada’s contemporary independent university means that we are accessible and globally respected. We transform students into leadership-ready graduates for communities around the world.

Our mission is to provide exceptional service and support to students. We foster a diverse and challenging learning environment focused on practical application of knowledge and build competencies for scholarship, leadership, and responsible citizenship in a global context. We take pride in our alumni who are ready to embrace the leadership and community possibilities that await them.

UCW is recognized by and operates under the authority of the British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education and Labour Market Development on the recommendation of the Degree Quality Assessment Board. The University’s programs are offered under the written consent of the Minister of Advanced Education, Government of British Columbia, Canada having undergone a quality assessment process and been found to meet the criteria established by the minister.

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  • English

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Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Canada Online Vancouver + 1 more

The UCW Master of Business Administration (MBA) will help you to develop the knowledge and strategic skills vital for climbing the career ladder and making it as a global business leader. [+]

UCW MBA The UCW Master of Business Administration (MBA) will help you to develop the knowledge and strategic skills vital for climbing the career ladder and making it as a global business leader. The program will challenge you in the areas of critical thinking, strategic planning, change management, ethics, and leadership, all of which are crucial for success in such a competitive industry. Why study MBA with UCW? At UCW, you will have the chance to network with likeminded people who share your ambitions, as well as industry professionals who may be able to offer a helping hand when the time comes for you to enter the industry yourself. If you have an entrepreneurial side, and would rather start your own business than seek employment, our MBA provides you with the knowledge and skillset needed to do so. Whichever path you choose, the MBA will enhance your career prospects and increase your potential earnings. Course Requirements A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 out of 4.33 scale (or equivalent) or better; AND one of the following: Acceptable score on the GMAT or the GRE that has been written in the last 5 years An appropriate Canadian professional designation or equivalent international designation (such as CPA, CA, CGA, CMA, CHRP, P.Eng etc) Whose Bachelor degree was a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) or Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) or equivalent 2+ years of management experience with evidence of career progression AND IELTS - 6.5 or better with a minimum of 6.0 in the writing band, or equivalent (for students whose first language is not English) Applicants who do not hold all of the above academic and professional requirements may be offered the option of completing a set of 4 MBA Foundation courses for entry into the MBA program. [-]

Location address
Vancouver Campus
Suite 100 – 626 West Pender Street

Vancouver, British Columbia, CA