Info Sheet: Canada – Queen’s Uni

Queen’s University – Queen’s School of Business

Eligibility: UG & PG / Business School

Location: Kingston, Ontario, close to Toronto, Montreal, on Lake Ontario; 40 minute drive to the US border of New York State.  Kingston is a university town (25,000 students; town population of 140,000)

Accreditation: AACSB, EQUIS

Discipline Areas of Interest:

  • Bachelor of Commerce – set units required for Commerce courses
  • Faculty of Arts and Science – electives to specialise in area of interest

About:

  • The first business degree in Canada; in 1919 Queen’s launched the first commerce degree program
  • Queen’s has long enjoyed the reputation of Canada’s “Ivy League” university
  • The only Canadian business school to be consistently ranked among the world’s top 30 business schools by Bloomberg BusinessWeek: Queen’s Executive MBA is currently ranked #1 in Canada, Queen’s full-time MBA is ranked #1 in the world from 2002 to 2010 in their ranking of non-U.S business schools
  • Small class sizes with a maximum of 80 students for all Commerce courses; allow you to get to know your classmates and professors, creating a friendly environment

Useful Links:

‘Exchange Student Guide 2012 – 2013’: http://queensu.ca/sites/default/files/assets/pages/ExchangeStudentGuide1213.pdf

Website for Exchange Program at Queen’s Uni: http://queensu.ca/international/incoming

Curriculum for Commerce Students: http://www.queensu.ca/calendars/business/Commerce.html

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