In addition to its four MBA programs, Smith School of Business offers several other graduate programs. These programs can be divided into two groups – research-based programs and professional programs.


Research-Based Programs

Smith MSc and PhD programs offer students the opportunity to develop critical thinking and research skills and delve deeply into specific topics within their area of interest. These programs prepare graduates for an academic or research-oriented career.

If you have an eye on future doctoral studies or a career in research, consider the Smith MSc - a 12-month program that provides an advanced-level conceptual foundation in your chosen field. As a Smith MSc student, you focus on research in one of eight fields of study: accounting, finance, management information systems, marketing, organizational behaviour, management science, managerial economics and strategy. Applications are now closed for 2019-20.
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With the Smith PhD program, we prepare you to play a leading role in the next generation of scholars and researchers. Individually tailored, our doctoral program features a series of challenging courses, research opportunities, and the preparation and defense of a thesis on an original topic. The program allows you to hone your analytic and research skills and offers the tools to generate advanced research. In an inquiry-intensive environment, you also collaborate closely with leading faculty members to develop rich insights. Applications are now closed for 2019-20.
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Professional Programs

These Smith Master’s programs provide extensive practical training, and are designed to prepare graduates for a professional career in a specific functional area of business management, including  Finance, International Business, Analytics or Accounting.


Master of
Management Analytics

The Master of Management Analytics program will provide the skills and knowledge you need to develop, direct, and deliver projects in analytics that add value to your organization. Available in in-person or blended online and in-person formats. 
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Master of Management
in Artificial Intelligence

The potential of artifcial intelligence is extraordinary. The power to transform operations, customer experiences, and product and service design is exponential. These opportunities cut across every sector.
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Master of International Business

The Master of International Business program is an incomparable learning experience for people with international business aspirations that offers a global business curriculum and an international exchange. The program offers both single and double degree options. This is a direct-entry program requiring no previous full-time work experience.
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Master of Management Innovation & Entrepreneurship

This 12-month, full-time program is offered in partnership with Queen’s Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science. Starting in August, it can be completed from anywhere in Canada. The program provides strong practical and experiential learning underpinnings to enable you to become an effective leader in highly entrepreneurial and innovative career pursuits. You will leave the program ready to handle entrepreneurial endeavours from the formation of a startup, to social innovation, to innovation within a corporate environment.
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Master of Finance - Toronto

Offered in our downtown Toronto classroom facility, the Master of Finance - Toronto program enables you to earn a Master’s degree in Finance in one year, while you continue to work. Developed in partnership with the CFA Institute, this intensive program will equip you with the knowledge and skills to move quickly from theory to real-world application.
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Master of Finance - Beijing

The Master of Finance - Beijing program is offered at Renmin University's Hanqing Advanced Institute of Economics and Finance in Beijing, China. Classes are taught in English by outstanding faculty from both schools. The program enables you to earn a Master of Finance degree in one year, while you continue to work. Renmin University of China is one of the most prestigious universities in China, and has produced many influential figures in China's reform and development.
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Smith Graduate Diploma in Accounting

This summer program enables you to earn a Graduate Diploma in Accounting and take the fastest route to your CPA designation. The GDA program combined with the prerequisites to admission (normally a Commerce degree of rigour equivalent to Commerce with a concentration in accounting) is nationally accredited under CPA National Accreditation Standards. Smith Graduate Diploma in Accounting provides an excellent opportunity to deepen your understanding and significantly expand your knowledge of accounting, while preparing you for entry into the CPA Capstone Modules 1 and 2. Upon completion of these modules, you will be ready to write the Common Final Evaluation (CFE).
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Queen's Graduate Diploma in Business

Smith Graduate Diploma in Business

Designed for recent university graduates with a bachelor's degree in a non-business discipline. This 4-month program starts each year in May at Smith School of Business in Kingston, Ontario. Not only will the knowledge and skills acquired in this program prepare you for a broad range of careers, but credits earned can be applied in the future towards a Full-time MBA and Master's degree programs.
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