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Financing your MBA

The program is committed to helping you support your education by providing you with a broad range of financial options.

Enhanced Financial Support

  • Enhanced merit award funding for the 2025 intake  – Over $500,000 available in scholarships.
  • Introducing travel bursaries available to GEMBA HLS students: $5,000 bursaries to support travel costs in the program
  • New: the flexible, hybrid format has significantly reduced overall costs for students
  • Program fees are in CAD and approximately 40% of US-based programs.


Merit-based entrance awards

The Rotman School is invested in attracting strong candidates. You will be automatically considered for awards as soon as you apply for the Global Executive MBA for Healthcare and the Life Sciences. Many awards are based on the overall strength of your application. A new cohort starts every fall—but don't wait! Apply now: the earlier you apply the better your chances of receiving a merit-based entrance award.  



Other loan or subsidy programs

Professional student loan plan with BMO and RBC

Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP)

Employer fee subsidy

Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)

MPower Financing

Prodigy Finance

Travel Bursaries


Estimated tuition fees for the Global Executive MBA for Healthcare and the Life Sciences program

Program fee: $119,873* (for 2025 entry year)


  • Tuition
  • All program materials
  • Class-day meals
  • Estimated University incidental and ancillary fees

Students are responsible for travel and accommodations for all in-person modules.

* All fees are set annually and are subject to change. Payment dates, tuition, incidental and ancillary fees are set annually by the University and are subject to change at the Governing Council’s meeting in the spring.

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Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Over $500,000 CAD available in scholarships for the 2025 intake.

Tip: Apply early to increase your chances of an entrance award.


Travel bursaries – The Rotman School offers $5,000 CAD travel bursaries to qualified applicants of the Global Executive MBA for Healthcare and the Life Sciences. Inquire with a member of the admission team for more information.