Master of Business Administration in Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
International Business University
Distance Learning, On-Campus
CAD 36,000 *
Earliest start date
* domestic students: $24,000 | international students: $36,000
Fast Track Your Business Career with Optimized Skills
As an independent institution, IBU responds to the needs of employers developing the next generation of future-proof executives who are agile with sustainability competence and innovative ideas. Our MBA program with a unique focus on Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship is designed to nurture executives with a global entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to develop integrated technological solutions for business organizations from idea generation to execution.
The Centre for Sustainable Business is created to give students the interdisciplinary knowledge necessary to become successful leaders in the future. Through collaboration and interaction with many stakeholders, the Centre provides MBA students with a unique opportunity to learn and interact with leaders in academia and business. The Centre will organize activities covering the following areas:
- Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Responsible Business and Finance
- Technological Innovation for Sustainability
- Digital Transformation for Sustainability
- Sustainability Management
- ESG Investing and Reporting
- Implementation of UN Sustainable Development Goals
Enhanced Awareness of Diversity
We live up to our name by offering an MBA executive program that is truly global. Throughout your time at IBU, you’ll be exposed to a wealth of cross-cultural knowledge and perspectives that will help you navigate the complex and ever-changing global business landscape.
Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
Our comprehensive course on Regulatory Environments, Ethics, and CSR covers the fundamental principles of ethics and corporate responsibility. You will examine these practices in the context of negotiation, strategy, and marketing to develop a holistic understanding of the subject.
The ability to integrate technology and digital innovation is essential for business leaders,. In recognizing this trend, we have designed our Information Technology and Digital Transformation course to prepare you for the future of business.
We provide our students with diverse capstone options to suit your career aspirations. For example, you can develop a business plan for an entrepreneurial venture. Our faculty and external reviewers provide guidance and mentorship throughout the process, allowing you to gain practical skills and knowledge in business and entrepreneurship.
Theoretical Knowledge & Practical Skills
IBU applies a unique combination of theoretical and practical management skills into every course, keeping up to date on new tools, knowledge and approaches with close connections to industry. You will develop a set of competencies that sets our MBA executive program apart and equips you with the practical skills and relevant knowledge to make a real impact in tomorrow’s business world.
You will have hands-on learning opportunities in our MBA program through real-world case studies, consulting projects, and capstone courses that allow you to apply your knowledge in a practical setting. This tailored approach is designed to provide you with a direct pathway to success upon graduation.
Our MBA program is designed for a diverse group of individuals, both from Canada and abroad, who are passionate about furthering their education, advancing their careers, or growing their businesses:
- Executives and managers seeking to equip themselves with the latest business knowledge pertinent to digital transformation, sustainability and technological innovation for career progression
- Professionals taking the next step in their career
- Entrepreneurs and small business owners who want to reach the next level of success
- Individuals desiring to further their studies for career transition and advancement
- International students who want to earn an MBA in Canada
- College students looking to further their education
- People in transition who want to prepare for the next chapter
Your Personalized Journey Through Our MBA Program
Semester 1: Foundations
Master the fundamentals of accounting, analytics, leadership, and marketing strategies to gain the skills needed to apply them to real-world situations with our Financial Management, Analytics, Organizational Behavior, and Marketing modules in the first term. This term of your Master’s Business degree will equip you with the knowledge and tools to manage and lead effectively in today’s fast-paced business environment.
Semester 2: Foundations
The second term delves into Communications, Interpersonal Skills and Negotiation, Strategy, Information, Technology and Digital Transformation, and Macroeconomics. This ensures you have a comprehensive understanding of the latest technological innovations, environmental advancements, and political trends shaping the business world, and how you can leverage them to drive change.
Semester 3: Specialization
In the third term, you will pick three of the following specializations: Research Methods Business Planning, Entrepreneurship, Regulatory Environments, Ethics and CSR. During this term, you will develop the ability to conduct research, analyze data using quantitative and qualitative tools, communicate your findings, and master the fundamentals of successful entrepreneurship.
Semester 4: Applications
The final semester allows students to integrate and apply their knowledge with a Consulting Study, Business Plan Development, or Major Research Paper. Depending on the area you wish to focus on, you will work with an organization in the public, private or non-profit sector, develop a start-up business plan, or produce a professionally written research report that applies a research method to collect and analyze data.
We understand that every student has unique educational needs and preferences, so we offer both on-campus and online options for our MBA program in Canada.
For those who choose to study on-campus, IBU’s Toronto location in the heart of Canada’s business capital offer unparalleled career and networking opportunities.
Whether you’re looking to immerse yourself in the campus experience or learn from the comfort of your home, our MBA program empowers you to pursue your career aspirations in a way that fits your lifestyle.
Program Tuition Fee
Corporate Management & Leadership
Aim for executive positions where you can transform the future of various industries through strategic decision-making; with a broad corporate perspective combined with a view of disruption and entrepreneurial edge.
Join a scaling company or start your own firm with the industry knowledge and practical skills needed to develop an effective business plan, secure funding, and manage operations to create a business model for success.
Technology Management & Strategy
Drive technological innovation by using your skills to help companies develop and implement technology strategies and optimize technology within your organization.
Investment Banking & Private Equity
Shape the future of finance by driving growth and helping organizations raise capital, make strategic acquisitions, and structure complex financial transactions.
Operations & Supply Chain Management
Optimize efficiency by improving operations and supply chain management in manufacturing, logistics, and related industries.
Real Estate Development & Management
Leverage your business acumen and knowledge in developing construction, and managing properties and real estate projects.
Non-Profit Management & Public Administration
Make a tangible impact on social and public issues by applying your knowledge to management and leadership roles in the non-profit and public sectors.
Healthcare Management & Administration
Excel in a management role in hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare organizations, using your business skills to improve efficiency while bettering patient outcomes.
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