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Financing your MBA

The program strives to recruit the best candidates, and is committed to helping you support your education by providing you with a broad range of financial options.

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.  

Some of the awards we currently offer include:

  • Awards for HLS in Emerging Markets
  • Healthcare and Life Science Leadership
  • Non-Profit Leadership
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences Research and Innovation
  • Community and Public Health Leadership

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


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

Program fee for 2021 entry year: $114,284 CAD*

Program fee for 2022 entry year: $115,383 CAD*


  • Tuition
  • All program materials
  • Class-day meals
  • Accommodation for Toronto residential modules

Students are responsible for travel and for accommodation for the London, UK, San Francisco Bay Area and Singapore 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.

$400,000 in award funding available

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


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