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. 

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 $265.20 incidental fees per term (as of fall 2019)
  • International students, part-time: $5,754.00 tuition and $477.20 incidental fees per term (as of fall 2019)
  • Study and living costs

Application deadlines

  • February 1, 2020 (for admission in May 2020)
  • June 1, 2020 (for admission in September 2020)
  • October 1, 2020 (for admission in January 2021)