Avg. GMAT Score658GMAT Range560-740
Total Applicants1100Acceptance Rate25
Class Size334Avg. Work Experience54
Applicant Deadlines2018-10-01|2019-01-07|2019-03-04|2019-04-29|Decision Dates2018-12-14|2019-03-08|2019-05-03|2019-05-31|
Length of Program16 MonthsPlacement Information

University of Toronto – Rotman School of Management is one of the top global Business School. It is ranked as 65th in Financial Times global MBA ranking 2017.  

Rotman School of Management is recognized among top-ranked business school in the world and stand strong in U.S MBA Ranking.

Rotman MBA Essays 2019-2020 (For the class of 2020-21):

Essay 1
Our admitted students stand out by doing interesting things with their personal and professional lives — something we describe as the ‘spike factor’; what are the things that you have done in your life that demonstrate Passion/ Grit/ Resilience/ Innovation/ Drive/ Ambition and more? This can cross all or any aspects of life outside of work – hobbies, volunteerism, awards, entrepreneurial ventures, sports, and the arts. We believe that exposure to a rich diversity of viewpoints makes for a superior learning experience, and pride ourselves on building a diverse class of exceptional individuals who will go on to make the School proud as professionals and alumni.
Please upload 1-3 of your ‘spikiest’ pictures and use the essay to tell us why you have chosen these particular images to illustrate your ‘spike factor’ (use up to 1000 words).
*Note: Your photos must be uploaded as a single PDF.

Reflection Question
List 3-5 attributes or characteristics that best describe you. Limit response to 50 characters.

Video Questions
Required video interview (2 questions) with a new timed written response component (10 minutes in length)

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Rotman MBA FAQs for building the application

What is the acceptance rate to the Rotman MBA program?

Approximately 1100 students applied to the Rotman MBA program in 2018. The acceptance rate was 25%.

What are the scholarships available for Roman MBA program?

Rotman offers over $4 million in financial aid through a range of awards and programs. Some of these are:

  • Forté Fellows Program
  • Joseph L. Rotman Scholarship
  • The Rotman Family Healthcare Scholarship
  • Entrance Awards
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarships
  • CIBC BASc / MBA Scholarships

What is the avg. GMAT score required for Rotman MBA?

For the Rotman MBA Class of 2021 the avg. GMAT score was 669 and the GMAT range (middle 90%) was 560-740.

How can I get admission in Rotman School of Management?

Rotman takes a holistic approach for MBA admissions, giving equal importance to academics, professional achievements, leadership potential and interpersonal skills.

The eligibility criteria includes an undergraduate degree with a minimum of 3 GPA, a valid GMAT/GRE score, a minimum of 2 years of experience and a valid TOEFL or IELTS score.

What is the avg. work experience required for Rotman MBA?

For the Rotman MBA Class of 2021 the avg. work experience was 5 years. The min. work experience required to apply to Rotman in 2 years.


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