Master of Science (Management)


Applications to the School of Graduate Studies at the University of Lethbridge are submitted via the Graduate Online Application System.

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  • Academic study and research at the master's level
  • A proven alternative to a Master of Business Administration Degree (MBA)
  • Conducting scholarly investigation into issues facing the field of management in a chosen area (major)
  • Preparing to succeed in PhD studies
  • Pursuing corporate career in research and/or analysis


  • 24 month (min 12 months - max 24 months), full-time, intensive research-based program offered at all three campuses: Lethbridge (main), Calgary and Edmonton
  • Part-time study available over 48 months (4 years)
  • Students will complete a variety of courses, seminars, research workshops, and a written thesis
  • Fees
  • Funding Opportunities


The MSc (Mgt) Program attracts students with an interest in research, and is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in Management, Business, Commerce, or related disciplines (eg. Psychology, Economics, etc.). Graduates of our program are well positioned to pursue PhD degrees or pursue corporate careers in research and analysis. Our alumni have been admitted into very reputable doctoral programs and/or have launched successful business careers in consulting, marketing research, as financial analysts, and post secondary educators. Whether your career goals are within academia, research or the corporate sector, our graduate program will provide a value-added experience that will lead to many new employment opportunities for you to explore.


Accounting; Finance; Human Resource Management and Labour Relations; Information Systems; International Management; Marketing; Policy and Strategy
Information about the majors here


  • We have a dual degree agreement with the University of Applied Sciences, Schmalkalden, Germany. This agreement provides students with an opportunity to obtain a Master of Science in Management degree from the University of Lethbridge and a Master of Arts in International Business and Economics for the University of Applied Sciences, Schmalkalden.


"The MSc (Mgt) Program develops scholars who have a solid understanding of research paths in their discipline, are skilled in the research process, and contribute to management scholarship. Our graduates are prepared to enter and succeed in high quality doctoral programs or to pursue careers where research skills and scholarly knowledge are valued"

International students talk about the Faculty of Management 

Events Calendar

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 10:00
Appling for the NSERC Doctoral Scholarship?  Sign up for a workshop via Moodle to find out how...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 16:00
This hands-on workshop will develop skills necessary to effectively deal with assessment of student...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 12:00
A Lecture by Tania Murray Li Drawing on two decades of ethnographic research in Sulawesi, Indonesia...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 16:00
This hands-on workshop will develop skills necessary to effectively deal with assessment of...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 19:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Science Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination September 5,...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 (All day)
Eligibility: PhD Value: $40,000 for 1 yearRegistration Deadline: Sept. 25thFull application...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 16:00
This hands-on workshop will develop skills necessary to effectively deal with assessment of...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 (All day)
Eligibility: Masters and PhD Canadian/PRValue: max $10,000Internal Deadline: Sept. 27th The...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 (All day)
Eligibility: Canadian or PR, full time Master or PhD Value: $1,000-5,000/yearInternal Deadline:...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 23:59
Value: $50,000/year for 3 yearsEligibility: Canadian, PR and international PhD studentsInternal...