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Faculty of Management
UNB Fredericton

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About the Faculty of Management

Knowledge, experience, skills ... ready

The Faculty of Management at the University of New Brunswick is a center for experiential learning and entrepreneurial thinking. We provide rigorous theoretical and applied management education for future leaders, by providing knowledge, experience and professional development through innovative offerings and partnerships.

By design our programs provide a solid foundation of business knowledge combined with project-based learning, and personal and career development.

AACSB accredited

In May 2022, the faculty of management was accredited by AACSB International, a recognition received by less than 6 percent of business schools around the world.

Undergraduate program

In our Bachelor of Business Administration program you gain core knowledge and skills in all functional business areas, as well as an appreciation of their interrelatedness. As you progress through the program you'll gain more in-depth knowledge and skills for managing organizations, whether businesses or not-for-profits.

You also gain a fuller understanding for the context in which organizations operate, and have ample opportunities to specialize your study through honours and concentrations, in areas such as accounting (CPA), economics, entrepreneurship, finance, economics and finance, human resources management, international business, and logistics.

Graduate programs

Our Master of Business Administration programs offer a professional, experienced and innovative perspective on the business world. Through rigorous academic learning you'll develop and sharpen your business acumen and through our professional development, entrepreneurial and experiential learning options you'll realize your potential to lead and create opportunities for yourself, your organization and your community.

Besides a general MBA, you can pursue an MBA in Sport and Recreation Management or a joint MBA/JD degree. You can also complete a concentration in entrepreneurship with the opportunity to be a leader in our renowned Venture Analyst Program.

Our one-year Master of Quantitative Investment Management (MQIM) program combines finance and investing with applied mathematics, statistics, data analysis and coding to provide students a unique set up of high value skills needed in today’s finance industry. Course work is combined with professional development and experiential learning to produce graduates who are highly skilled, knowledgeable and ready to participate in the industry.

Our unique program options

Because of strategic partnerships we have with businesses, agencies and other faculties at UNB, our programs offer hands-on learning options that are unique in North America, including:

  • Student Investment Fund: Learn how to invest by managing a real fund worth over $8 million.
  • Venture Capital Program: Experience the world of entrepreneurship from a variety of perspectives. Work with real venture capitalists to learn how to assess whether a start-up is investment ready.
  • Export Partnering Program: Learn how to assess foreign markets while you work with a real business to export its products.