Ph.D. On Campus

Business Administration (Management)

Saint Mary's University

36 months
14607 CAD/year
7879 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Sobey Business Administration (Management) Ph.D program at Saint Mary's University develops successful researchers for academia, the public sector and private industry.  


The benefits of doing a PhD in Business Administration (Management) at Saint Mary's 

  • Innovative structure – with core courses offered on campus in May and June
  • Innovative curriculum – with a unique, multi-paradigmatic approach
  • Internationally-recognized faculty
  • Strong research culture leading to high levels of student publications.
  • Described as innovative and unique by leading accreditation bodies
  • High levels of student placement in academia

Programme Structure

The program focuses on the behavioural and structural aspects of organizations and management, and encompasses areas of study that include:

  • Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Organizational Theory
  • Human Resources Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial/Labour Relations.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A master’s degree (ideally it would have a substantial business studies element)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.6 on a 4.0 scale (high B+ to A-)
  • Minimum score of 600 on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or equivalent on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14607 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14607 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    7879 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7879 CAD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Halifax

1235 - 1956 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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