Tuition & aid
Our all-inclusive annual tuition fee is: (as of June 1, 2019)
- $22,000 per year for Canadian students and Permanent Residents
- $27,000 per year for International Students
The total fee includes:
- All MBA courses
- CFA preparatory week and study material (for CFA exam-registered students)
- Special activities, which may include:
- Interview skills workshop
- Career networking services
- Exam writing skills workshop
- Speaker series
- CFA Institute-approved calculator
- Travel and hotel expenses (Toronto and Montreal), when necessary
- Other activities
Please note: This fee does not include CFA membership or CFA exam fees. Please refer to the CFA Institute's website for detailed information on CFA program fees.
*Fees are subject to change and may increase in 2019.
Canadian applicants should be aware that the MBA in Investment Management is a privately-funded program which is not typically eligible under the provincial governments' student loans and bursaries programs. Future students who require funding are encouraged to visit their local bank to enquire about professional student loans with preferential interest rates and repayment grace periods.
Fellowships & awards
The Goodman Institute of Investment Management offers the following fellowships and awards in recognition of academic excellence and to support graduate studies:
This scholarship will grant support to six incoming Canadian citizen or permanent resident students for their first academic year. Three admitted students in Montreal and three admitted students in Toronto will be granted $9,000 each towards their tuition in their first year of study, based on their overall application, including academic standing, GMAT or CFA Level I, their statement of purpose and references.
All completed applications received by one or all of the following three deadlines (April 30, May 31 and June 30) will be considered. Recipients must start the program in September and maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 upon completion of the Fall semester, to be granted the scholarship in January to their tuition fee account. The recipients must pay their confirmation deposit of $2,000 upon receiving the award notification. Deferrals are not permitted. All conditions listed in the Concordia letter of acceptance must be met. Recipient must remain in the city where the award has been granted for the first year of the program.
Valued at $2,500 a year and awarded to a first-year entering student who has met all admission criteria. It is based on financial need and good academic standing at the time of admission.
Congratulations to Zhou Zhao, recipient of the 2017 fellowship!
- $5,000 fellowship to the student who has received the highest GPA in the first year of the program and who has passed CFA Level I
Congratulations to He Yun, recipient of the 2017 fellowship!
- $5,000 fellowship to the student who has received the highest GPA in the second year of the program and who has passed CFA Level II
Congratulations to Francisco Azares, recipient of the 2017 fellowship!
- $5,000 award to the student who has received the highest GPA in the third year of the program
- $10,000 award to the student in the third year who has achieved the highest GPA overall in the program over three years and has also passed CFA Levels I and II
This assistantship, valued at $4,750, is open primarily to current Year 2 students preparing to enter Year 3 of the program. Eligible candidates will possess superior communication abilities, strong mentoring skills and willingness to dedicate time to this endeavour.
$18,000 will be granted to a full-time student on the basis of financial need. The Goodman Institute of Investment Management MBA Bursary is renewable so long as the recipient continues to meet the terms and conditions. Please note that at this stage, this bursary will be available for September 2019 admission.
This bursary will be open to all applicants, with preference given to Canadians and permanent residents. Admitted students will be invited to apply for this bursary when they receive their offer of admission, and the recipient will have to maintain academic excellence with a minimum GPA requirement of 3.0 in the program.
RBC Royal Bank is offering eligible students* in the MBA in Investment Management program at the Goodman Institute of Investment Management at Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business access to a preferred loan arrangement and free financial advising. For additional information, including contact details for designated RBC representatives, please see the RBC Graduate Business Studies summary.
(*Credit approval by RBC does not guarantee acceptance into the MBA in Investment Management program nor does acceptance into the MBA in Investment Management program guarantee or imply qualification for financing.)