The University of Lethbridge MSc (Management) degree focuses on building competencies in research. This intensive program provides students with the knowledge and hands-on experience to conduct rigorous and scholarly research into a business or management issue(s) in the discipline of Accounting, Finance, Human Resources & Labour Relations, International Management, Marketing, or Policy & Strategy.
The MSc (Management) program attracts students with an interest in research and is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in Management, Commerce, or Business, and does not require any previous work experience. This rigorous, full-time program consists of four modules running over a 24(maximum)month period (48 months for part-time study).
The first module serves as a four-day orientation for students entering the program. This module is designed to orient students into the program. Topics covered will include: building and campus tours, IT set-up, meetings with instructors and potential supervisors, other meetings and workshops to assist with ‘getting started’.
During the second module, students begin the process of integrating research methodologies and different theories used across the various management fields of specialization. In the third module, students specialize in their area of interest, and begin to develop their research proposals in more depth.
In the final module, students present their thesis proposals. After the successful defence of their research proposal students continue to conduct their primary research and analysis, writes up the thesis and schedules the final thesis defence.
Whether your career goals are within academia, research, or the corporate sector, our graduate program will provide a value-added experience that will lead to many new employment opportunities for you to explore.
International Student Requirements:
International Degree Requirements can be found on our website.
Minimum GMAT score of 550 with 4.0 in the Analytical Writing section
iBT TOEFL of 93, or 6.5 IELTS score with no band less than 5.5