MD/MBA Programs in Canada

Below are the top Canadian universities that offer MD/MBA (Doctor of Medicine/Master of Business Administration) degree programs:

University of Alberta - The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Alberta School of Business offer a program of combined study which allows qualified candidates to earn both the MD and MBA degrees within five years. Graduates of the program will have the ability to pursue careers in a wide range of healthcare areas, from the small clinics to large tertiary healthcare facilities.

McGill University - McGill offers a five-year M.D./M.B.A. program in which the first year is spent in the Desautels Faculty of Management completing the M.B.A. core as well as building a solid background in health care management. Then, the students will begin their medical studies. Upon completion of the program, students will receive an M.B.A. from the Desautels Faculty of Management and an M.D.,C.M. degree from the Faculty of Medicine.

University of Calgary - The MBA/Doctor of Medicine program, offered by the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine and the Haskayne School of Business, requires candidates to hold an undergraduate degree and be admitted to both the MD and MBA programs. This is a top rated program. According to the QS World University Rankings 2012, Calgary was ranked 151st in the world for Life Sciences & Medicine. In addition, The Economist ranked Haskayne's MBA program 3rd in Canada, 43rd in North America, and 82nd worldwide in 2010.