Why BCom

Challenged by the best

Study with award-winning international faculty and classmates at one of Canada’s globally recognized business schools.

The Alberta School of Business at the University of Alberta has produced four winners of the national 3M Teaching Fellowship, more than any other Canadian business school. The 3M award is Canada’s highest award for undergraduate university teaching excellence.

World-class programs

The Alberta School of Business at the University of Alberta is a “full service” business school offering Undergraduate, Master’s, and PhD degrees.

BCom students choose from 16 majors in traditional and unique areas of study and explore courses offered by other University of Alberta Faculties.

Be a part of our Cohort Program. The program will enhance your understanding of the core functional areas of business and allow you to see business as a complete area of study, while developing your leadership and communication skills.

Connect with the global community

Participate in one of the international exchange, study tour, internship or Co-op work experience opportunities.

Connect with almost 20,000 alumni worldwide.

Become a leader

Join one of our 19 student clubs renowned for a strong commitment to linking students to the business community and fundraising for charities.

Test your competitive edge

Compete with Alberta BCom students and achieve top honours in national and international business case competitions, some of which include: Inter-Collegiate Business Competition (ICBC), JDC West, Manitoba International Marketing Competition, Excalibur University Tournament in HR, John Molson Undergraduate Case Competition, CMA Alberta’s Board Governance Competition, CEFE Student Business Plan Competition and McCombs International Business Challenge.

Graduate satisfaction

The employment rate for BCom graduates in 2015 was 85% (within 3 months of graduation) and 100% for BCom Co-op graduates. Our graduates have found positions with these employers.

Our annual survey shows that 97% would recommend the BCom program to a friend.