Dalhousie University - Rowe School of Business

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Master of Business Administration (Leadership)

Dalhousie University - Rowe School of Business

Faculty:Faculty of Management
Degree:Master; Online
Field of Study:Business Administration and Management, General
Cost per year:*
National: $21,735
Careers:Banking, Credit and Other Investment Managers


The MBA (L) program is designed to enable mid-career professionals to enhance their leadership management capabilities and to become exceptional leaders in a broad range of organizations. Our faculty specialize in leadership theory and practice and will help you develop advanced competencies, skills and behaviours required to lead people and organizations through complex issues. This program will enable you to respond strategically to management challenges and work towards your career goals, without leaving the workforce. Upon completion of the MBA Leadership stream, students will have a comprehensive knowledge of fundamental and contemporary leadership theories, enhanced by the ability to creatively integrate leadership around current issues of managing people, leading change, and developing personal and professional competencies in a variety of challenging contexts.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must hold a degree recognized by Dalhousie University as the equivalent of a four-year Bachelor’s Degree in one of its own faculties or an institution recognized by Dalhousie University. The minimum requirement is a B average (GPA 3.0 on a 4.3 scale). Applicants must also have at least five years of relevant professional experience.
    Application Notes : International applications must submit the results of one of the following: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE). 
If English is not your primary language and if you have not worked for more than five years in an English-language environment, you should familiarize yourself as soon as possible with the university’s English language requirements.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    Applicants are required to submit two academic or employment references, a personal statement or statement of intent, and a CV.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 19, 2022