B-Schools Canada

Aerospace training: HEC Montréal launches its AeroWorld MBA...

Starting in September 2015, HEC Montréal will be offering an AeroWorld MBA*. This MBA focusing on the aerospace industry is the only one of its kind in Canada, intended for managers seeking national and international positions and responsibilities. The intensive program, offered full-time over a one-year period (54 credits), will be given in English, as it will welcome students from around the world. It should be of particular interest to people in the aerospace industry. The AeroWorld MBA will be offered in Montreal, one of the main centres of the aerospace industry, in collaboration with international experts from the EBC AeroWorld Institute, an internationally acclaimed institution specializing in aerospace. “Aerospace is faced with a series of transformations requiring that managers in this sector develop specific competencies,” explains Jacques Roy, Full Professor with the Department of Logistics and Operations Management at HEC Montréal and Academic Supervisor of the AeroWorld MBA. “These managers often start with scientific and technical backgrounds before moving into team or project management positions. An MBA will give them the skills they need to be more comfortable in these roles and speed them along their career paths.” The AeroWorld MBA is a self-financing program whose costs are covered entirely by participants. It allows HEC Montréal and, more generally, Quebec to export their expertise…Read full story: Canada NewsWire (press...

The Top 10 MBA Schools in Canada

Canadian Business’s 23rd annual MBA Guide has everything you need to pick the right program for you. An MBA is an investment in yourself, and you should get a decent return. The MBA programs on this list combine competitive value, solid classroom experience and good name recognition. But—like any ranking—it’s only part of the picture. The right program for you is one that meets your needs—whether that’s regional expertise, specialized subjects, industry connections or flexible scheduling. 10: Ted Rogers School of Management Ryerson University, Toronto 9. Asper School of Business University of Manitoba, Winnipeg 8. Haskayne School of Business University of Calgary, Calgary 7. Telfer School of Management University of Ottawa, Ottawa 6. Gustavson School of Business University of Victoria, Victoria 5. Alberta School of Business University of Alberta, Edmonton 4. John Molson School of Business Concordia University, Montreal 3. Schulich School of Business York University, Toronto 2. HEC Montreal Montreal 1. Queen’s School of Business Queen’s University, Kingston Read full story:...