Business and Entrepreneurship - GDip at Waterloo

At a glance:

The Graduate Diploma (GDip) in Business and Entrepreneurship is offered to ambitious students who want to enhance their degree on a part-time basis with the practical business skills needed to attract potential employers in the fields of business and entrepreneurship. 

Application deadlines

  • February 1 (for admission in May)
  • June 1 (for admission in September)
  • October 1 (for admission in January of the following year)

Study options

  • Coursework

Minimum admission requirements

  • A four year undergraduate Honours degree or equivalent from a recognized university.
  • In the case of a three year undergraduate degree or equivalent from a recognized university, a minimum of four years of industry experience may be considered for admission into the program.
  • A minimum average of 75% in the last two years of study.
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Approximate tuition, fees, and living costs

  • Canadian and permanent resident students, part-time: $1,381.00 tuition and $290.56 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • International students, part-time: $6,099.00 tuition and $530.56 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • Study and living costs