Financial Investment

The Alberta MBA is an investment in  your future. The Alberta MBA offers world class instruction, small class sizes and many opportunities for professional development with tuition that is well below other leading Canadian business schools.  MBA graduates see a median increase of 61% in their pre-MBA salary immediately after the program The full-time MBA also allows students to complete a paid summer internship in between the 1st and 2nd years of the program.

The Investment

Tuition and Fees

Students are assessed both instructional and non-instructional fees each term.  Instructional fees are course-based, while non-instructional fees are term based.  For Canadian citizens and permanent residents the 2015/16 instructional fee is $1,221.96 per course.  For international students the 2015/16 instructional fee is $2,550.96 per course.

Tuition & MBA Program Fees (Domestic Students)*


Tuition & MBA Program Fees (International Students)*


Non-Instructional Fees*


Course Materials and Textbooks (approximate)


Tuition and fees are assessed by term and are based on course enrolment (detailed fee breakdown).

* Amounts given are based on the regular 60-credit 2015 program and are subject to change.  All values are in Canadian dollars.

Living Expenses

Cost of Living Estimate (Monthly)

Accommodation (shared)


Accommodation (not shared)








TOTAL (shared accommodation)

$955 - $1,255

TOTAL (not shared accommodation)

$1,255 - $1,505