Business Administration ISP (MBA ISP)

Our MBA (ISP) degree is an innovative program designed to meet your needs as an international student, combining an intensive Business English program with our comprehensive MBA core curriculum and flexible specializations. Your classes will be exclusively composed of your fellow international students. A Goodman MBA will provide you with the academic knowledge, real-world experience and professional confidence to use your skills and make a difference.  You’ll be adaptive and relevant, ready for the challenges your future holds.


  • Accounting (CPA accredited)
  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management

Entry point:

  • August (Spring)


  • Course-based – 16 months / 20 courses (full-time) + optional 4-month co-op

*Accounting specialization: Course based – 21 months / 24 courses (full-time) + optional 4-month co-op

Application deadline:

March 1

Any applications received after this date will be reviewed if space permits. If the program is full, they will be looked at for the next August intake.

Pre-Admission Assessments

If you are a direct applicant, we are happy to review your resume, transcript(s) and IELTS/TOFEL before you apply to one of our programs.

A pre-admission assessment is the best way of assessing your eligibility for our Graduate programs. Together, we will identify your career and education goals and provide you with advice and strategies to submit a strong application.

To request a free pre-admission assessment, create an account on Goodman’s Graduate Portal and click on ‘Pre-assessment’ in the left-hand navigation.

Admission requirements

    • Four-year bachelor’s degree in any field from an accredited university
    • B/Second Class/75 per cent academic average in last two years of study (Canadian equivalent).
    • Work experience is preferred but not required.
  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY SCORE (Please be advised that the MBA (ISP) program does NOT accept English Language test waivers.)
    • TOEFL: IBT 88 (with minimum of 21 on speaking and 21 on writing)
    • Academic IELTS: 6.5 (no section under 6.0)
    • Successful completion of level 5 of the Brock University IELP program
    • Check for a full list of accepted tests
  • APPLICATION DOCUMENTS (all documents must be submitted electronically)
    • Online OUAC application
    • Application fee ($140 CAD)
    • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions (including grading scale)
    • Three electronic reference reports
    • Statement of interest
    • Resumé
    • Scan of official TOEFL, IELTS or PTE score
    • A personal interview will be required