Business and Economics

Master of Business Administration

Traditional or unconventional, your path is here

Complete your MBA. Find a far-reaching career, within reach.

Everyone’s goals are different, including yours. At Thompson Rivers University, our MBA is different, too. If you want to follow your entrepreneurial instincts, specialize through research, skip the thesis or embrace it, you can make our MBA your own.

Learners and faculty with diverse backgrounds come together from all over the world, contributing to a holistic perspective of a global business mind- and skill-set. The MBA experience at TRU is a training ground for your future and the limitless opportunities you’ll explore upon graduation.

If you’re interested in research, there are many choices for pursuing your passions. Our world- class faculty are known to be some of the most approachable, and are here to support you with your projects and case work.


Our program offers thesis, project and course-based completion options. You’ll leave the program with concrete skills to apply to your workplace or your next venture.


TRU is a public university, and you can be confident that all TRU MBA students, regardless of their method of study, receive a rigorous academic experience.


An education doesn’t have to be expensive to be good. The TRU MBA offers one of the highest values for your dollar in Canada.


The TRU MBA is the most flexible program in Canada. You choose whether to complete courses on campus or at home, part-time or full-time.