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Program schedule & delivery

18 months. 5 countries. The program is delivered in a blended model, with unparalleled peer-to-peer real-world learning.

The world: your classroom

The 18-month Global Executive MBA in Healthcare and the Life Sciences offers an innovative curriculum that combines core management skills and practical engagement with deep self-development insights and strategic know-how, all designed for the healthcare and life sciences sector.

"The program helps build the expertise needed to understand and shape healthcare systems around the world as demand for innovation, access and affordability for healthcare continue to evolve."

— Kevin A. Lobo, CEO, Stryker Corporation


18 months | 6 terms *

The schedule has been designed for personal and professional flexibility. The content will be delivered using a blended delivery model that weaves together in-class and on-site learning, with online support.

Module 1
Toronto   Fall 2023
October 22- November 1, 2023
Module 2 San Francisco
Winter 2023
January 20 -27, 2024
Module 3 Singapore Spring 2024
April 13-20, 2024
Module 4 London, UK Summer 2024 July 7-13, 2024
Module 5
Tel Aviv
Fall 2024
November 10-16, 2024
Module 6 Toronto Winter 2025 February 20 - March 1, 2025

* Curriculum, locations and dates subject to change

The globally-oriented program emphasizes the best of health systems and business, leading strategic change, data-driven decision-making, and entrepreneurship and innovation. Faculty draw on research, industry examples, case studies, and guests from Canada and around the world to enhance the learning experience. Each module of the program involves on-site experiences with firms and organizations that are leading healthcare and life sciences innovation in multiple countries.

Program topics and courses

Class sessions provide meaningful opportunities for leaders from across the healthcare and life sciences sector to learn about each other’s organizations, to develop networks, and to explore new ways to create the healthcare organizations and health systems of the future.

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Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Award funding available

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


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