How to Apply
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To complete the Laurier MBA admissions process you must provide the following information:
- Application Summary
Submit the printed pdf Application Summary available from the online application.
- Personal Information
Fill out the Personal Information Form.
- Resume of your Academic and Work Experience
Your resume should account for all periods of time. Indicate if employment is full or part-time, and whether it is managerial.
- Official Transcripts and Degree Certificates
Where applicable, for all undergraduate and graduate programs (more information on transcripts). Applicants presenting international credentials must provide literal translations and an official credential assessment (more information).
- Completed Reference Forms
Three references are required. You will need to provide the contact information of the referees. The three referees will receive specific instructions on submitting forms electronically after your application has been submitted and fees have been processed.
- Evidence of Quantitative Skills
Normally this is demonstrated by a minimum score of 550 on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT).The GMAT requirement may be waived with evidence of quantitative skills normally shown by successful completion of a current (within the last five years) university-level course in calculus or statistics with a grade of B+ (77%) or better (only considered if all other admission requirements are met or exceeded). GMAT is recommended to strengthen an application. GMAT is mandatory for all applicants who have completed their previous degrees outside of Canada. A GMAT score of 600 or better is mandatory for all applicants to the MBA co-op option. Also a GMAT score of 620 is mandatory for the MBA with Master of Finance*.
- Video Interview
By random selection, you may be requested to complete a video interview to complement you hard-copy application. If you are selected to complete a video interview the MBA Program Office will contact you directly.
Additional requirements for International Applicants:
- English-Language Test Results
Official statement of your acceptable English-language test results (more information).
- Permanent Resident
Evidence of your status in Canada is required. You must provide a photocopy of your signed Record of Landing or photocopies of both sides of your Permanent Resident card.
- Video Interview
By random selection, you may be requested to complete a video interview to complement your hard-copy application. If you are selected to complete a video interview, the MBA Program Office will contact you directly.
Submit your hard copy application package in-person or through courier
- Hard copy application form:
This application package will include: the Personal Information form, Submissions Summary form, your resume, official transcripts, GMAT Score as well as an IELTS and photo copies of your permanent residency card.
MBA Program Office
School of Business & Economics
Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Ave West,
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3C5, Canada