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UAlberta Energy MBA

The UAlberta Energy MBA is designed to meet the increasing demand for skilled leaders in the energy and natural resource sectors. The program will provide energy industry professionals with the business knowledge, skills, and confidence to further their careers.

About the Program

Spanning 32-months, the program is built around online courses with three weeklong in-person courses. You’ll be part of a small cohort working closely together over the three years of the program. The course work follows the existing UAlberta MBA Program with a specialization in Natural Resources, Energy, and Environment (NREE). At the end of the program, you’ll graduate with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: June 30, 2021

Begin Classes: August/September 2021

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Why the UAlberta Energy MBA?

Earn Your Degree While Continuing to Work

The program is built with working professionals in mind. With the majority of courses being delivered online, you have the flexibility to study and learn around your own schedule. Whether you are in Kitimat, Grande Prairie, Weyburn, St. John’s or anywhere in between, the online format allows you to complete the UAlberta MBA from outside of Edmonton.

Blended Format

Our blended delivery format allows you to complete the majority of the program online, with three in-person sessions offering the chance to get to know and interact with your peers and professors on a more personal level. This approach offers both the flexibility of an online program with the personal connection of in-person study.

Energy Industry Focus

The program is designed to cover key business fundamentals and then focus on topics directly relevant to the energy and natural resources sectors. In-person classes will be held in Edmonton, Ft. McMurray, and Calgary to provide students with exposure to key individuals in the operational, regulatory, and financial areas of the industry. With your peers also bringing their industry experience into the classroom, you will expand not only your network but your industry knowledge base. The UAlberta Energy MBA will help prepare you to become a leader within the energy and natural resources sectors.