Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology - MBET at Waterloo

Please note: the Conrad School of Business and Entrepreneurship is not currently accepting applications for the fall 2021 part-time option. Please contact the Conrad School of Business and Entrepreneurship for more information.

At a glance:

The Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) is a graduate entrepreneurship masters program that combines interdisciplinary courses with practical experiences in venture creation and commercialization

Application deadlines

  • International applicants - April 1 for admission in September of the same year
  • Canadian citizens and permanent residents - May 1, for admission in September of the same year

Study options

  • Coursework

Minimum admission requirements

  • Applicants who complete an honours degree at a Canadian institution require a minimum overall average of 75% (or equivalent) over 4 years or a minimum overall average of 75% (or equivalent) over the last 2 years for admission. All other applicants require a minimum overall average of 75% (or equivalent) over 4 years in the applicant’s previous honours degree program for admission.
  • Normally have at least one year of prior work experience obtained either through cooperative work terms as part of an undergraduate academic program or through post-graduate work experience.
  • As part of the admissions process, an interview is required. Applicants who are unable to come to campus for a personal interview will be interviewed by telephone.
  • Three references - at least one academic and one professional
  • 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, full-time: $11,418.00 tuition and $491.01 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • International students, full-time: $19,560.00 tuition and $703.01 incidental fees per term (as of January 2021)
  • Study and living costs