Business Administration – York University

Program Info

School: York University
Faculty: Schulich School of Business
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Business Administration and Management, General
Description: Schulich’s two honours degree programs – the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and International Bachelor of Business Administration (iBBA) – offer students a challenging and rewarding full-time course of study. Schulich students develop critical thinking and analytical skills while establishing a solid foundation in business concepts, ensuring that when they graduate, they have the sharp skills and knowledge necessary for success in today’s global marketplace.

This program offers degrees in BBA or iBBA.

URL: Business Administration at York University
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $28,092
Scholarships: 2
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Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 90 to 100
Prerequisites:* These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Mathematics of Data Management

At least a 70% in Advance Functions and English. No more than two 4M courses. Admission to this program depends on a combined assessment of your academic average and a supplementary evaluation (including leadership profile and video interview).

Additional Admission Requirements: Online supplementary form required.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 28, 2022


LOCATION: Toronto, Ontario
SCHOOL TYPE: University
ENTRANCE DATES: January, May, September
TELEPHONE: (416) 736-2100
ADDRESS: 4700 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada


York University champions new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-disciplinary programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. Our students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world.


Areas of Expertise


As one of Canada’s largest universities, York offers more than 200 undergraduate and graduate programs across 11 faculties. We pride ourselves in achieving academic excellence: 94% of York professors have the highest education qualification in their field. Highlights include:

  • The Schulich School of Business, ranked first among Canadian schools in The Economist
  • Osgoode Hall Law School, internationally renowned as one of Canada’s largest and most distinguished law schools
  • Home to Canada’s largest Liberal Arts Faculty
  • Offers the Greater Toronto Area’s only Digital Media program, that integrates science, technology, communications and the visual performing and media arts
  • Home to Canada’s only Space Engineering and Global Health programs
  • Largest psychology program in North America
  • The Disaster & Emergency Management program is the leading program of its kind in Canada
  • Glendon Campus is the only bilingual university campus in southern Ontario


On Campus Housing

# Beds Lowest Highest
Co-ed: Lowest: $5,412 Highest: $10,499


Incoming Students


New students at York can take specially designed courses to develop the critical thinking, reading, and writing skills essential for academic success. For arts students, these are known as Foundations Courses and for students in the sciences, they are called First Year University Seminars. Both offer small tutorial classes to encourage contact with professors and classmates.


Career Planning


Students have the support of a super Career Centre, which assists in career searches, resume writing, interview techniques, and career fairs. Regular workshops and networking breakfasts have students succeeding in their jobs during their time as a student and in securing careers upon graduation.




York’s varsity sports teams for men and women compete at the provincial and national university level. Students who are not interested in elite level athletics can participate in our recreational sports leagues, which range from competitive to ‘just for fun.’ For the fitness enthusiast, we offer aerobics, cross training, and martial arts classes.




There are over 250 student clubs at York University covering a wide range of interests including: politics; culture and ethnic groups; sports; hobbies; academic areas; and religion.


Information Technology


York offers a wide range of computing and technology services to its students. All York students have access to a wide range of computer facilities including 42 computer labs, and approximately 2,500 work stations and personal computers to help them do their work. In addition, all residence rooms are equipped with high speed Internet access.

Our Computer Assisted Writing Centre is the place to visit if you’re taking courses, which focus on the use of computer-based writing and communications technology. The Writing Centre’s main facility has more than 60 G3s and iMac computers, as well as workstations for scanning and graphics.




The York community is a vibrant multicultural environment with activities and events for all of your interests. The Keele and Glendon campuses have eight art galleries combined, which exhibit professional and student work annually. Each year, hundreds of artistic and cultural events take place at York. Many of these are art and design exhibitions; concerts; recitals; plays; and film and video screenings featuring the work of York’s fine arts students and faculty. Of the nine colleges at York, each offers a variety of extracurricular social, academic, and cultural activities in which students can participate. As well, over 160 clubs and organizations offer opportunities for students to get involved within the York community.


Special Services


York’s services include:

  • the Centre for Race and Ethnic Relations
  • Counselling and Development Centre
  • Health and Wellness programs
  • Learning Disabilities program
  • Learning Skills workshops
  • Office for Persons with Disabilities
  • Legal Aid services
  • Ontario March of Dimes Independent Living Assistance program
  • the York Women’s Centre.


Affiliated Institutions


Centre for Applied Sustainability
Centre for Atmospheric Chemistry
Centre for Feminist Research
Centre for German and European Studies
Centre for Health Studies
Centre for International and Security Studies
Centre for Jewish Studies
Centre for Practical Ethics
Centre for Public Law and Public Policy
Centre for Refugee Studies
Centre for Research in Earth and Space Science
Centre for Research in Mass Spectrometry
Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean
Centre for Research on Work and Society
Centre for the Study of Computers in Education
Centre for Vision Research
Institute for Social Research
Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies
LaMarsh Centre for Research on Violence and Conflict Resolution
Nathanson Centre for the Study of Organized Crime and Corruption
Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies


International Involvement


York has official exchanges with universities in Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Morocco, the Netherlands, Norway, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Ukraine, the United States, Venezuela, and the West Indies.


Campus Tour


Keele Campus information sessions and tours:

  • We offer tours Monday to Friday throughout the year.
  • Please register in advance for tours and campus visit days online at the website here or call (416) 736-5100.

Glendon Campus information sessions and tours:

  • We offer tours in French and English, Monday to Friday throughout the year.
  • Please register in advance for tours. For details, please visit the website.

Virtual tours:

If you can’t make it to our campuses in person, you can visit us online at the website. Click on a photo to get 360 degree views of the Keele and Glendon campuses including classrooms, labs, sports facilities, residences, and student centres.


Modified on November 15, 2022


Requirements for International Students


York U is a highly selective university attracting top scholars from around the world. Students are required to meet certain admission and language requirements. Visit our website for admissions requirements per program:

Procedure for International Students


You can apply directly through the York University website at


Academic Year

Type of System Semester
Entrance Dates January, May, September
Language of Instruction English
Modified on November 15, 2022
Contact Us

Admissions for International Students
International Enrolment Office
350 Victoria Street
Toronto, ON   M5B 2K3
Tel: (416) 979-5036
Fax: (416) 979-5067

General Contact Information
International Recruitment Office
350 Victoria Street
Toronto, ON   M5B 2K3
Tel: (416) 979-5036
Fax: (416) 979-5067

Modified on November 15, 2022

Fees & Scholarships

Tuition Fees

International Students: $29,496 – $37,243

Notes for Canadian Students:


This fee is for one full academic year (five credit courses) and includes compulsory supplementary fees.


Supplementary Fees 2022 – 2023

Supplementary Fees
Lowest $420
Highest $420

NOTE: This is the total for most full-time programs. Please see the York website for supplementary fees details.

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