Why BCom & UAlberta?

Combining old school knowledge and new school thinking, the Alberta School of Business offers leading business education in an environment steeped in entrepreneurial thinking and guided by world-class instructors and researchers.


Their words. Your story.

Unscripted. Unrehearsed. 3 different students. 3 different experiences. One shared journey.

Business Lecture

1. Challenged by the Best

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

The School has produced four winners of the national 3M Teaching Fellowship, more than any other Canadian business school.

BCom Cohort

2. World-class Programs

BCom students choose from 16 majors in traditional and unique areas of study.

The cohort program places new students into groups for the first year which helps enhance your understanding of the core functional areas of business.

Business Grad

3. Graduate Satisfaction

The employment rate within 3 months of graduation for Bachelor of Commerce graduates in 2019 was 85% and 90% for BCom Co-op graduates.

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

BCom Study Tour

4. Connect with the Global Community

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

Student Group

5. Leadership Opportunities

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

BCom Case Competition

6. Test your Competitive Edge

Compete with other students and achieve top honours in national and international business case competitions.

Hanna Daniel
Hanna Daniel

Hanna Daniel paved her own own path in university, and what she learned there has her ready to take on life's next great challenge.

Leanne Yang
Leanne Yang

Leanne Yang didn't see herself as a risk-taker. She surprised herself, and found that there are no limits to her ambitions.

Peter Keith
Peter Keith

Knowing he needed more training to set his business apart, Peter Keith went back to school to complete a BCom and MBA degree.


What's It Take To Get In?

The Alberta School of Business does not currently accept students directly from high school. All applicants must complete one year of pre-professional studies at a recognized post-secondary institution.

See Admission Requirements

  1. Apply for admission to the BCom program by March 1
  2. Attending another university? Submit your transcripts by June 15
  3. Login to the UAlberta Launchpad portal to check your application status
  4. Accept your offer
  5. Register in courses
  6. Start classes in September!
  • World-class Programs

    BCom students choose from 16 majors in traditional and unique areas of study

    View Majors

  • Graduate Satisfaction

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

    Employment Stats

  • Leadership Opportunities

    Student clubs and co-curriculars are very much part of the fabric of campus life

    Student Organizations

Ready to Apply?

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Need help with your application? Email an advisor at bcominfo@ualberta.ca.