What is the process to apply for MBA in Canada and the USA, and I also need information about scholarship?

Asked by AMAN DIWAKAR PANDEY about 2 years ago

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Deepali Singh

Deepali Singh

MentR-Me Team

Study Abroad Expert

In particular, for Indian students, Canada and USA are becoming a center for higher education. They provide students with world-class business schools and a top-notch education at comparatively reduced expenses. 

The top universities for pursuing MBA in Canada: 

  1. Rotman School of Management
  2. McGill University
  3. Ivey Business School
  4. Schulich School of Business
  5. Sauder School of Business
  6. HEC Montreal
  7. Queen's School of Business
  8. Alberta School of Business
  9. Beedie School of Business
  10. Edwards School of Business

Qualifications for an MBA in Canada

  • The candidate must have earned a bachelor's degree from an accredited university with the minimum score required by the university of choice.
  • An average of two to three years of job experience (might not be required by some universities)
  • A legitimate GMAT or GRE score is also necessary, along with results for English language proficiency tests like the IELTS, TOEFL, and others.
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Letters of Recommendation (LORs)

Scholarships available: 

  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship
  • University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship
  • Go Clean Scholarship
  • Central Sector Scheme of National Overseas Scholarship for SC etc. Candidates
  • Hani Zeini Scholarship
  • Narotam Sekhsaria's Scholarships

Top Universities for MBA in the USA: 

  1. Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
  2. Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania    
  3. Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology   Harvard Business School, Harvard University    
  4. Columbia Business School, Columbia University    
  5. Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  6. Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles
  7. Yale School of Management, Yale University
  8. Stern School of Business, New York University
  9. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
  10. Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

Qualifications for an MBA in the USA

  • To make the admissions process simple, applicants must ensure that they have a strong GPA in the previously earned degree.
  • Must have completed a four-year bachelor's program or 16 years of schooling, or 10 + 2 + 4.
  • Make sure you have the essential professional experience the university requires.
  • A bachelor's degree from a reputable testing organization
  • For non-native English speakers who wish to study abroad, IELTS, PTE, or TOEFL results are required.
  • GMAT or GRE scores, depending on what the university accepts.

Scholarships available: 

  • Harvard University – MBA Scholarships In US, 2021
  • NYU Stern School Of Business – William R. Berkley Scholarships In the US    
  • Arizona State University W. P. Carey Forward Focus MBA Scholarship    
  • University of Florida Warrington College of Business
  • University of Chicago Booth School of Business Scholarship
  • The University of Houston MBA Scholarship
  • Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship
  • Wharton's Emerging Economy Fellowships

I hope this is more than enough to help you out. Regardless if you want more answers or something specific information, fell free to ask.

Yash Mothia

Yash Mothia

MentR-Me Team

The process of applying for an MBA in Canada and the USA involves several steps, each crucial for a successful application. Firstly, identify which programs best fit your academic and professional objectives. You'll need to prepare for and take the GMAT or GRE, as these scores are integral to the application process.

Applications typically require personal essays, recommendation letters, and transcripts. For schools in the USA, you'll often use a centralized application system like The Common App for MBA programs, whereas Canadian schools may have their individual application platforms.

For scholarships, the USA offers a variety of options ranging from university-specific scholarships to external funding opportunities through organizations like Fulbright, which are competitive but rewarding. In Canada, look into the scholarships available through individual universities as well as those offered by the Canadian government and other organizations. The eligibility criteria for these scholarships can vary, focusing on different aspects such as academic excellence, leadership qualities, or financial need.

To maximize your chances, tailor each application to highlight your strengths and alignment with the specific MBA program. Remember, early preparation and attention to detail are key to navigating both the application and scholarship processes effectively.


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