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A powerful network

Join a powerful network of working professionals in the Toronto area. You will find yourself challenged and motivated to excel by your high-achieving classmates, who will enrich your learning in endless ways.

The Rotman Morning and Evening MBA programs are designed to accelerate the careers of working professionals. As a student and graduate, you gain access to political influencers, established entrepreneurs and a powerful network of over 19,500 alumni in over 95 countries worldwide.

"Rotman is the perfect ecosystem for life-long learners. You are surrounded by innovative minds and colleagues with unparalleled drive and determination."

— Alicia Riolino, MBA‘19, Principal Consultant, In Nova Consulting

At Rotman, we believe that exposure to a diversity of viewpoints is an essential part of a rich learning environment. The Rotman Morning MBA and Evening MBA programs attract top talent from a range of professional backgrounds. We deliberately seek out students who have achieved great things in their personal and professional lives.

A better network

Our cohort model allows you to interact with a larger peer network of Rotman MBA students. During your time in our program, you will overlap with both the incoming and outgoing classes, allowing you to significantly increase the size of your network by a factor of three, putting you in contact with 650+ fellow students and professionals.

Your network includes students from the outgoing MBA class as well as the incoming MBA class. 

Meet some Rotman graduates

Photo of Rotman Alumna Heather Chalmers

Big changes are coming to the Canadian health sector, and Heather Chalmers (Morning MBA '04), President and CEO, GE Canada & Country Leader, CE Healthcare Canada, shares her thoughts on the importance of leadership. Read her story →

Dejan Knezevic

Dejan Knezevic, (MBA '15), shares his experiences utilizing Rotman's career services to navigate his job search. Read his story →

Photo of Richard Nesbitt

A decade ago, while serving as chief operating officer at CIBC, Richard Nesbitt (MBA ‘85) was already thinking about life after banking. Read his story →

Tania Narcisco

After years of steady career progression, Tania Narciso (Morning MBA ’16) started to feel like she had hit a barrier. See how she broke into the executive level. Read her story →

Q&A with Alicia Riolino, Morning MBA ‘19

To Alicia Riolino (Morning MBA ‘19), Rotman is the perfect ecosystem for life-long learners. Read her story →

Photo of MMBA Farhad Mordechai Sabeti

Farhad Mordechai Sabeti (Morning MBA '19) makes his mark in the non-profit space with Onboard. Read his story →

The Rotman community

Our community is diverse, dynamic, and dedicated to student success. Get to know us.

Rotman alumni can join Rotman Connect, an exclusive digital network with thousands of members, to expand their professional network and stay in touch with the Rotman community. 

See what Morning MBA & Evening MBA students say about the benefits of their class networks.

Got questions? Reach out to a student ambassador who has volunteered to share their Rotman experience, from the admission process to exam preparation.

Advancing female professionals

The success of female professionals is a key priority of the School. Rotman is also honoured to be one of three school sponsors of the Forté Foundation, a global non-profit organization defined as a “consortium of major corporations and top business schools working together to launch women into significant, fulfilling careers". In addition, the Women in Management Association encourages ties between current students and women in more senior positions in industry.