School of
Business and Economics

Master's Degrees

Change your future. Change the world.

With TRU graduate programs, you choose.
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Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (GDBA)

Develop foundational skills and knowledge in business management. A stand-alone program or pathway to MBA, MEEM or MScEEM.

Deadlines

September intake: May 1 (Extended for Domestic applicants)

January intake: Oct. 1

May intake: Feb. 1

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

On top of the traditional advantages, you get extensive flexibility and customization, along with online course selections.

Deadlines

September intake: May 1 (Extended for Domestic applicants)

January intake: Oct. 1

May intake: Feb. 1

Master in Environmental Economics and Management (MEEM)

Lead the way in sustainability initiatives and connect opportunities for our environment to your business goals.

New for Fall 2021! Now offering online completion options.

Deadlines

September intake: May 1 (Extended for Domestic applicants)

January intake: Oct. 1

May intake: Feb. 1 

Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management (MScEEM)

Gain research expertise through a graduate project or thesis and contribute to the field of economic sustainable management.

New for Fall 2021! Now offering online completion options.

Deadlines

September intake: May 1 (Extended for Domestic applicants)

January intake: Oct. 1

May intake: Feb. 1 

Program Completion Options Campus Online Full Time Part Time Open to International
  Course based Project Thesis          
GDBA
Eight months
MBA
Two years or one-year accelerated
MEEM
Two years or one-year accelerated
MScEEM
Two years or one-year accelerated

Option of some online courses
Part-time study may be possible

Why Choose TRU?

You’ll leave the program with concrete skills to apply to your workplace or your next venture. According to BC Student Outcomes, 84 per cent of graduates were in a job related to their program.

  • Flexibility

    Choose from thesis, project and course-based completion options. Study on campus, online or mix the two — full time or part time.

  • Landing A Position

    Prepare yourself for your next job opportunity, take advantage of all our Career services that are available to you even after you graduate.

  • Networking Opportunities

    Meet influential community business leaders through our Networking, and Mentorship Events. Raise your profile by becoming one of our brand ambassadors.

  • Faculty and Student Research

    Get in on the thousands of dollars in funding available for research from Mitacs, and other opportunities.

TELUS Sustainability Fellows in TRU Community Carbon Accounting Program 2021

Master’s students help local businesses understand carbon footprint

Meet the three TELUS Sustainability Fellows participating in the Community Carbon Accounting Program this year, and find out what they're working on.

Katie Forsyth Claire McLoughlin Friendly Composting

Future looks friendly for student entrepreneur

Environmental economics and management student Claire McLoughlin recently won third place in the Enactus Canada Student Entrepreneur National Championship for the company she co-founded, Friendly Composting.

Shawn Blankinship working with statistics related to Indigenous governance

Student’s research has important implications for Indigenous governance

MBA student Shawn Blankinship's gains surprising insights doing research on First Nation government investing policies and community wellbeing.

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Our summer 2021 campus courses will be delivered virtually. Our Open Learning online courses continue as usual.

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Contact Us

GDBA and MBA inquiries

Email: mba@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5373
Toll-free: 1-877-663-4087

MEEM and MScEEM inquiries

Email: eem@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5373
Toll-free: 1-877-663-4087

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