Queen’s School of Business, Canada
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Queen’s School of Business, Canada

Located in Kingston and Toronto, Canada, Queen’s School of Business is one of the world’s premier business schools, with a faculty renowned for its business experience and academic credentials.   It has earned international recognition for its leading-edge curriculum and innovative approaches to business education. The School is fully accredited by the AACSB and EQUIS.

Queen’s University, home of Queen’s School of Business has a rich academic tradition dating back to 1841, and has long held the reputation of Canada’s “ivy league” university.  The school maintains a strong global presence through its almost 100 international exchange partners in over 40 countries.  Each year the School welcomes more than 300 international exchange students.


An aerial view of Kingston and Queen's campus. Pic: AP.

The School offers a broad array of academic programs including Canada’s most prestigious undergraduate business program, four unique MBA programs, several master’s programs and a doctoral program.

Queen’s School of Business is also one of the world’s largest and most respected providers of non-degree executive education, providing open-enrolment and custom programs across Canada and around the world.

Queen’s Full-time MBA

The highly acclaimed Queen’s MBA has been ranked #1 in Canada and one of the top 2 internationally by Bloomberg BusinessWeek since 2002.  Queen’s full-time MBA is an intensive 12-month program starting each year in May, on the Queen’s Campus in Kingston.

At Queen’s, students experience a sophisticated approach to team-based learning that mirrors today’s workplace.  Students are part of a team for the entire core of the program.  Supported by a professional Team Coach, they learn how to quickly elevate their team’s performance, while developing the team and leadership skills that are critical to career success.

Students also experience a culture of holistic personal coaching that is unique to Queen’s.  During the program, they have access to a Team Coach, a Career Coach, a Personal Coach and a Lifestyle Coach.

Queen’s School of Business also believes strongly in the power of “learning by doing”, and Queen’s MBA offers several opportunities to gain valuable hands on experience. Experiential learning opportunities include:

  • The Tri-Colour Fund, a multi-million dollar student-run venture capital fund
  • Queen’s Alternative Asset Fund, a student run hedge fund
  • Management Consulting Project
  • New Venture Project
  • Certificate in Socially Responsible Leadership

Queen’s MBA  offers 5 elective concentrations and more than 20 international exchange opportunities.


In addition to the full-time MBA program, the School offers three ways to earn a Queen’s MBA while you continue to work, across Canada and in some international locations.

Queen’s Master of International Business

Queen’s Master of International Business offers an incomparable learning experience for people with international business aspirations.  There are several ways to pursue this degree.  Students may choose to earn the Queen’s MBA on its own (the Single Degree Option), or elect to earn a second Master’s degree from one of 8 Double-Degree partners in Europe.

The Single Degree Option is a one-year program that includes a semester at one of 25 international business school exchange partners in 17 countries.

In the Double Degree Option, students may earn a second Master’s degree from one of the following schools.

  • Vienna University of Economics and Business in Austria
  • Copenhagen Business School on Denmark
  • HEC School of Management in Paris, France
  • University of Mannheim in Germany
  • Maastricht University in the Netherlands
  • BI Norwegian Business School in Norway
  • ESADE Business School in Spain
Queen’s Master of Finance

Queen’s Master of Finance enables students to earn a Master’s degree in Finance while they continue to work.  It is a 12-month program offered at the Toronto campus of Queen’s School of Business.  The program is designed to provide deeper and broader understanding of Finance, while equipping students with the knowledge and skills to move quickly from theory to practice.


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Queen’s School of Business Executive Education

Queen’s School of Business Executive Education offers outstanding custom solutions for organizations and an impressive array of open-enrolment programs offered in a variety of locations across Canada and around the world.  QSB Executive Education has been consistently ranked among the best in the world by both Bloomberg BusinessWeek and Financial Times.  More than 3,500 organizations from over 60 countries have sent managers and executives to these programs.   Queen’s School of Business maintains world-class facilities in Kingston and Toronto.  In the Gulf Region, programs are offered through the Knowledge Village in Dubai, and in Muscat at the Collage of Banking and Financial Studies.  The School also has extensive access to a variety of executive education facilities around the world, and has delivered programs throughout North America, Mexico, South America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa.

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