Applying to graduate studies in Management Sciences

Listed below are detailed instructions on the application requirements, submission and process for graduate studies in Management Sciences. 

Keeping in mind the competitive nature of admissions, it is in your best interest to understand that the review committee is looking at your potential as a student in graduate studies in Management Sciences, this includes: academic strengths as well as ability to meet deadlines, follow instructions, and perform basic tasks independently.

Please remember, it is important to provide as much information as possible. 

If you need assistance or further clarification on any of the items listed below, please do not hesitate to contact our graduate coordinators.

If evidence of misrepresentation or fraudulent or falsified documentation is found the penalty is severe. The University of Waterloo reserves the right to revoke any offer of admission and/or financial support. University of Waterloo may also disclose evidence of any misrepresentation or fraudulent or falsified documentation to all Canadian universities, to Citizenship and Immigration Canada and law enforcement personnel where appropriate.

The Department and Graduate Studies web sites provide information designed to help applicants determine their eligibility for admission.

Requests for pre-evaluation cannot be accommodated and will be redirected to formally apply online. Only complete applications can be reviewed and considered for admission.

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Below you will fine details on: Deadlines | Requirements for PhD, MASc & MMSc programs | The Graduate Diploma in Data Analytics (GDDA) | Transcript requirements | References | Resume | The Statement Of Interest/Supplementary Information Letter/Statement of Interest | Test Scores (GMAT, GRE & ELP) | Finding a Supervisor | Program Changes/Transfers | Step by Step Instruction 


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International applicants

The application process for graduate studies in Management Sciences is competitive. Requirements listed here are the minimum requirements for consideration. It is in your best interest to submit the strongest application possible and complete it on time. This means full transcripts, resume details, well-written and thought-out statement of purpose and the required ELP results. If you're not sure if you should include something, it is usually is best to err on the side of providing as much information as possible. 

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