Business Administration – International Business Program
(with work experience)
(B161)

2019-20202020-2021
  • Program Name:
    Business Administration – International Business
  • Code: B161
  • Credential:
    Ontario College Advanced Diploma
  • Method of Study:
    Full-time
  • Duration:
    3 years (6 semesters in-class, 2 semesters work experience)
  • Centre:
  • School:
  • Location: St. James Campus
  • Starting Months: January, September
  • Domestic Tuition:
    $4,396.00 * †
  • Experiential Learning:

    Work Experience (Co-op or Internship) Required

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Overview

Program Overview

The field of International Business encompasses a variety of disciplines, including finance, sales, marketing and human resources. Graduates of the Business Administration – International Business (with work experience) program at George Brown College in Toronto will be prepared to perform management, negotiation, research, planning and other functions related to business in general and international business in particular.

Full Description

The field of International Business encompasses a variety of disciplines including finance, sales, marketing and human resources. Consequently Business Administration – International Business program graduates will be prepared to perform in a variety of specialized areas such as international market entry and distribution, international trade management, international negotiation and trade research, international marketing, international trade finance, planning, logistics, legal aspects of international trade and other functions related to business in general and international business in particular. Graduates of this program will have demonstrated their knowledge, skills and abilities related to international business, and will have prepared for careers that include negotiators, freight forwarders, logistics and marketing.

You will learn about:

  • Documents and procedures supporting the movement of products and services in a global supply chain
  • Statutory and regulatory compliance
  • International payment instruments and options
  • Foreign exchange strategies
  • Human resource strategies in an international operation

Accredited Partnership with FITT

FITT logo

George Brown College has partnered with FITT (Forum for International Trade Training) to offer the FITTskills program. FITT is an international trade training and professional certification body. As the only organization of its kind in the world, FITT sets the standards and designs the training programs leading to the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) designation. FITT’s quality training programs impart knowledge and practical skills that provide a competitive advantage to trade practitioners and elevate their position in world markets.

Note: The requirements for each designation/certification are set by the granting body, not George Brown College. In order to qualify for any of these designations/certifications, you need to follow the process listed on its website and meet all the requirements applicable to you.

This Centre for Business program (B161) is part of our School of Management and is offered with Work Experience. Students wishing to apply for Business Administration – International Business without work experience should apply to B131.

Your Field Education Options

Work Experience (Co-op or Internship Work Term)

This program requires the successful completion of two semesters of work experience to graduate. This work experience is either co-op (paid) or internship (unpaid). Either one will give you the practical experience employers value.

George Brown works with employers and industry partners to identify potential work experience opportunities. Students are also strongly encouraged to pursue self-directed industry work experience opportunities they believe will provide the learning experiences they value and meet the learning outcomes of the program. This valuable work experience can, in turn, be added to your resume.

In addition to more formal on-the-job work experience, George Brown College endeavours to provide field education opportunities with real-world challenges and clients. Find out more about field education at the Centre for Business.

Program Learning Outcomes

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Conduct an environmental scan to evaluate the impact of world issues on an organization’s international business opportunities.
  2. Conduct, evaluate and present market research to support an organization’s international business decision-making.
  3. Prepare and analyze documentation and follow procedures to support the movement of products and services in the organization’s global supply chain.
  4. Analyze the impact of statutory and regulatory compliance on an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  5. Develop and implement strategies to negotiate effectively within various cultural environments and to address the impact of cultural differences on an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  6. Develop and present an international marketing plan, and evaluate sales strategies that support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  7. Identify and interpret relevant international financial documents and assess financial strategies that support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  8. Analyze the impact of an organization's integrative trade initiatives on its human resources management strategies, policies and practices.
  9. Develop and present an international business plan.
  10. Plan, implement and evaluate team projects by applying project management principles.
  11. Analyze principles of corporate sustainability, corporate social responsibility and ethics, and apply them to an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  12. Select and apply current technologies to support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  13. Develop and present a plan for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance within the international business field.

Courses

Required Courses

In order to graduate from the B161 program, you need to complete 38 courses: 33 Mandatory courses, 2 Business Electives and 3 General Education Electives. For the B161 program you need to take an additional course, the Work Experience Prep Course (BUS 1000) in semester 3, and complete 2 Work Experience (co-op or internship) Terms.

Depending on the results of your placement tests, you may be required to take COMM 1003 (English Skills) or CESL 1003 (English Skills-ESL) before progressing to COMM 1007. Similarly, you may be required to take MATH1027 (Business Math with Remediation) before progressing to MATH 1008. COMM1003/CESL 1003 and MATH 1027 do not count towards the 37 courses required for graduation, and you will be charged for these extra courses. Please speak to the Business Office staff if you need any assistance.

General Education Courses (Semester Three, Four, Five and Six): You must complete 4 General Education courses. 1 mandatory (“Successful Social Relations” - GHUM 1087) and 3 chosen from at least 2 of the following categories: Social Sciences (GSSC), Arts and Humanities (GHUM) or Science and Technology (GSCI).

You are required to make up any failed or dropped courses before you are eligible to graduate. You can make up these classes during the day, and some are offered in the evening through Continuing Education. Please check with the Business Office staff to ensure that the Continuing Education courses are equivalent to what is taught in the full-time program. Please note that some courses may not be offered in every semester. Our staff can assist you in any special timetable requirements you may have.

SEMESTER 1

Code Courses Pre-requisite
BUS 1038 Business Concepts NONE
COMM 1007 College English NONE
COMP 1010 Business Computer Applications I NONE
HRM 1008 Fundamentals of HR Management NONE
MARK 1020 Principles of Marketing NONE
MATH 1008 Math for Business & Management I NONE

SEMESTER 2

Code Courses Pre-requisite
ACCT 1036 Principles of Accounting NONE
BUS 1040 Project Management NONE
COMM 1034 Professional Communications I COMM1007
COMP 1115 Business Computer Applications II COMP1010
MATH 1095 Math for Business & Management II MATH 1008
PSY 1129 Organizational Behaviour NONE

SEMESTER 3

Code Courses Pre-requisite
ECON 1032 Macroeconomics NONE
MARK 1002 Professional Selling MARK1020
MGMT 1035 Global Trade Assessment MARK1020
MGMT 4009 Operations Management MATH 1095
STAT 1012 Business Statistics MATH 1095
GHUM 1087 Successful Social Relations NONE
BUS 1000 Work Experience Prep Course * COMM1007& 3.0 GPA
* This course is mandatory only for students taking the Work Experience Option (B161)

SEMESTER 4

Code Courses Pre-requisite
ACCT 2031 Managerial Accounting ACCT1036
BUS 1041 Small Business Management BUS1038
BUS 1044 Business Law NONE
BUS 3012 Intro to Freight Forwarding I MGMT 1035 or MGMT 1018
MGMT 2049 Supply Chain Management II MGMT 4009 & COMP 1115
STS 1037 Career Planning & Development NONE
Select One General Education Elective

SEMESTER 5

Code Courses Pre-requisite
MGMT 1020 Management Decision Making MGMT 4009 & ACCT 2031
MGMT 2041 International Sales and Marketing MARK1002
MGMT 2042 International Market Entry Strategies BUS1038
MGMT 3008 International Trade Finance MGMT 1035
MGMT 2043 International Supply Chain Management BUS1055
Select One General Education Elective

SEMESTER 6

Code Courses Pre-requisite
MGMT 3006 Strategic Analysis MGMT 1020 & COMM 1034
MGMT 2029 International Trade Management MGMT 2041
BUS 3013 Intro to Freight Forwarding II BUS3012
Select Two Business Elective
Select One General Education Elective

General Education Electives

Electives

Business Electives (Semester Five and Six):

Code Courses Pre-requisite
CMMK 1114 Business Research & Report Writing COMM 1034
CMMK 1127 The Business Media in Canada COMM 1034
COMP 1113 Principles of E-Business COMP 1010
MARK 2053 Negotiation Skills NONE
MGMT 2037 Retail Management MARK 2049
MGMT 2036 Customer Service MARK 1020
MGMT 3014 Field Based Advanced Coaching HRM 2027 and by interview only - Added
MGMT 3015 Quality Improvement through Lean/six Sigma NONE - Added
HRM 2027 Coaching for Effective Performance Management HRM 1008
ECON 1021 Environmental Economics ECON 1031 or ECON 1032 or ECON 1034. ECON 1034
CMMK 1156 Talking Business COMM 1034
BUS 3010 Introduction to Customs I MGMT 1018 or MGMT1035 - Added
BUS 3011 Introduction to Customs II BUS 3010 - Added
BUS 3015 Applied Business Planning MARK 1020, ACCT 2031, MATH 1008 & HRM 1008

Career & Postgraduate Study Opportunities

Your Career

The world is now considered a global marketplace with organizations continually seeking opportunities to expand operations across national borders. Organizations across all industries including law firms, consulting firms and manufacturers of both goods and services cater to an international clientele.

Potential positions may include:

  • Forecasting and Replenishment Analyst
  • Merchandise Assistant
  • Purchasing Assistant
  • Purchasing Coordinator
  • Logistics Coordinator
There are many pathways into the Business Administration - International Business Advanced Diploma B161 (Work Experience) program including high school, work, the Business Diploma program and other college or university programs. After graduating from the program, students can go to work, or they can further their education through a graduate certificate, a professional credential or designation, or a college or university degree.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition

$4,396.00 * †

Additional Costs

* Amounts listed are the total of tuition, materials, student service and ancillary fees for the first two semesters of programs starting in Fall 2020. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in Fall 2021 and at later dates.

This program includes 2 Work Experience semesters. The tuition fee for this program does NOT include the cost of Work Experience semesters. The first Work Experience fee of $500 covers the cost of the Work Experience Preparation course and the first Work Experience semester. There is an additional fee of $500 for the second Work Experience semester.

Financial Assistance

This program is approved for OSAP funding, provided the applicant meets OSAP eligibility criteria.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is subject to change without notice. It should not be viewed as a representation, offer or warranty. Students are responsible for verifying George Brown College fee requirements.

How to Qualify and Apply

Admission Requirements

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent**
  • Grade 12 English (C or U)
  • Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U)

** Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and no OSSD)

Mature Students may take the Admissions Assessment for English and Math, OR may consider upgrading to achieve the credit(s) needed in English and Math.

Please note that George Brown is committed to ensuring that applicants will succeed in their program of choice and meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to the program. Applicants may be required to have grades higher than the minimum requirements stated.

COURSE EXEMPTIONS

Some college and university credits may qualify you for exemptions. Please visit our transfer guide for more information.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

Proficiency in English communications is necessary for success in this program. Please review our English proficiency requirements.

How to Apply

Domestic students should apply through Ontario Colleges

Student Success

Student Name
Patricia Niengue

The Business Administration – International Business program entails a variety of business courses that will prepare you to succeed in the field after you graduate. The professors in the program are experienced and well qualified to make the classes interesting and understandable. The work experience component makes me feel extremely confident in finding a good job because it gave me the opportunity to apply and develop the skills taught in the classroom. I have no doubt that, by the end of my program at George Brown, I will be equipped with the necessary skills to be successful in a very competitive business world.

Contact Us

Information Sessions

On-campus information sessions are held on a regular basis. Come and have your questions answered. Learn about the program content and career options, meet your friendly professors and staff, and experience what it is like to be in a George Brown College classroom. Sign up for an upcoming session.

Domestic Student Admissions

For inquiries about domestic admission requirements, admission deadlines, or the admissions process, please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@georgebrown.ca or visit the Admissions section.

International Student Admissions

Contact one of our international recruitment representatives specializing by country of origin by either booking a virtual meeting or submitting an inquiry. For more information visit the International Contact Us page.

Fees and Financial Information

For inquiries about OSAP, Bursaries, Scholarships and other financial inquiries, please contact the Financial Aid Office at FinAid@georgebrown.ca or visit the Financial Aid section.

Entry Advising

For advice on the various program options and which program might be best suited for you, make an appointment to see an Entry Advisor. Please review these frequently asked questions.

Centre for Business

For questions regarding programs at the Centre for Business or if you require more information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our knowledgeable staff are available to assist you.

For general inquiries, please contact the Centre for Business:
Email: business@georgebrown.ca
Phone: (416) 415-5000 ext. 2160

Business Administration – International Business (B131/161)

For inquiries related to this program (for example, course-specific information) please contact the Co-ordinator:

Janine LeFort, Program Co-ordinator
Email: jlefort@georgebrown.ca

Colin Williams, Chair, School of Management
Emailc.williams@georgebrown.ca

Visit Our Campus

This program is offered out of our School of Management and classes take place at our St. James Campus, mainly at 200 King St. E., and 290 Adelaide St. E., Toronto, ON, Canada.

Campus tours are offered on a regular basis. Sign up today! You can also take our virtual tour.

Social Channels:

Follow the Centre for Business on Instagram and LinkedIn

Sign up and learn more about your options, our programs, and life at George Brown.

Business Administration – International Business Program
(with work experience)
(B161)

2019-20202020-2021
  • Program Name:
    Business Administration – International Business
  • Code: B161
  • Credential:
    Ontario College Advanced Diploma
  • Method of Study:
    Full-time
  • Duration:
    3 years (6 semesters in-class, 2 semesters work experience)
  • Centre:
  • School:
  • Location: St. James Campus
  • Starting Months: January, September
  • Domestic Tuition:
    $4,336.00 * †
  • Experiential Learning:

    Work Experience (Co-op or Internship) Required

Compare up to 3 programs

Overview

Program Overview

The field of International Business encompasses a variety of disciplines, including finance, sales, marketing and human resources. Graduates of the Business Administration – International Business (with work experience) program at George Brown College in Toronto will be prepared to perform management, negotiation, research, planning and other functions related to business in general and international business in particular.

Full Description

The field of International Business encompasses a variety of disciplines including finance, sales, marketing and human resources. Consequently Business Administration – International Business program graduates will be prepared to perform in a variety of specialized areas such as international market entry and distribution, international trade management, international negotiation and trade research, international marketing, international trade finance, planning, logistics, legal aspects of international trade and other functions related to business in general and international business in particular. Graduates of this program will have demonstrated their knowledge, skills and abilities related to international business, and will have prepared for careers that include negotiators, freight forwarders, logistics and marketing.

You will learn about:

  • Documents and procedures supporting the movement of products and services in a global supply chain
  • Statutory and regulatory compliance
  • International payment instruments and options
  • Foreign exchange strategies
  • Human resource strategies in an international operation

Accredited Partnership with FITT

George Brown College has partnered with FITT (Forum for International Trade Training) to offer the FITTskills program. FITT is an international trade training and professional certification body. As the only organization of its kind in the world, FITT sets the standards and designs the training programs leading to the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) designation. FITT’s quality training programs impart knowledge and practical skills that provide a competitive advantage to trade practitioners and elevate their position in world markets.

Note: The requirements for each designation/certification are set by the granting body, not George Brown College. In order to qualify for any of these designations/certifications, you need to follow the process listed on its website and meet all the requirements applicable to you.

This Centre for Business program (b161) is part of our School of Managementand is offered with Work Experience. Students wishing to apply for Business Administration – International Business without work experience should apply to B131.

Your Field Education Options

Work Experience (Co-op or Internship Work Term)

This program requires the successful completion of two semesters of work experience to graduate. This work experience is either co-op (paid) or internship (unpaid). Either one will give you the practical experience employers value.

George Brown works with employers and industry partners to identify potential work experience opportunities. Students are also strongly encouraged to pursue self-directed industry work experience opportunities they believe would provide the learning experiences they value and meet the learning outcomes of the program. This valuable work experience can, in turn, be added to your resume.

In addition to more formal on-the-job work experience, George Brown College endeavours to provide field education opportunities with real-world challenges and clients. Find out more about field education at the Centre for Business.

Program Learning Outcomes

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Conduct an environmental scan to evaluate the impact of world issues on an organization’s international business opportunities.
  2. Conduct, evaluate and present market research to support an organization’s international business decision-making.
  3. Prepare and analyze documentation and follow procedures to support the movement of products and services in the organization’s global supply chain.
  4. Analyze the impact of statutory and regulatory compliance on an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  5. Develop and implement strategies to negotiate effectively within various cultural environments and to address the impact of cultural differences on an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  6. Develop and present an international marketing plan, and evaluate sales strategies that support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  7. Identify and interpret relevant international financial documents and assess financial strategies that support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  8. Analyze the impact of an organization's integrative trade initiatives on its human resources management strategies, policies, and practices.
  9. Develop and present an international business plan.
  10. Plan, implement and evaluate team projects by applying project management principles.
  11. Analyze principles of corporate sustainability, corporate social responsibility and ethics, and apply them to an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  12. Select and apply current technologies to support an organization’s integrative trade initiatives.
  13. Develop and present a plan for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance within the international business field.

Courses

Required Courses

In order to graduate from the B161 program, you need to complete 38 courses: 33 Mandatory courses, 2 Business Electives and 3 General Education Electives. For the B161 program you need to take an additional course, the Work Experience Prep Course (BUS 1000) in semester 3, and complete 2 Work Experience (Coop or Internship) Terms.

Depending on the results of your placement tests, you may be required to take COMM 1003 (English Skills) or CESL 1003 (English Skills-ESL) before progressing to COMM 1007. Similarly, you may be required to take MATH1027 (Business Math with Remediation) before progressing to MATH 1008. COMM1003/CESL 1003 and MATH 1027 do not count towards the 37 courses required for graduation, and you will be charged for these extra courses. Please speak to the Business Office staff if you need any assistance.

General Education Courses (Semester Three, Four, Five and Six): You must complete 4 General Education courses. 1 mandatory (“Successful Social Relations” - GHUM 1087) and 3 chosen from at least 2 of the following categories: Social Sciences (GSSC), Arts and Humanities (GHUM) or Science and Technology (GSCI).

You are required to make up any failed or dropped courses before you are eligible to graduate. You can make up these classes during the day, and some are offered in the evening through Continuing Education. Please check with the Business Office staff to ensure that the Continuing Education courses are equivalent to what is taught in the full-time program. Please note that some courses may not be offered in every semester. Our staff can assist you in any special timetable requirements you may have.

Printable Curriculum Planner 2019-2020

SEMESTER 1

semester courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
BUS 1038 Business Concepts NONE
COMM 1007 College English NONE
COMP 1010 Business Computer Applications I NONE
HRM 1008 Fundamentals of HR Management NONE
MARK 1020 Principles of Marketing NONE
MATH 1008 Math for Business & Management I NONE

SEMESTER 2

semester courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
ACCT 1036 Principles of Accounting NONE
BUS 1040 Project Management NONE
COMM 1034 Professional Communications I COMM1007
COMP 1115 Business Computer Applications II COMP1010
MATH 1095 Math for Business & Management II MATH 1008
PSY 1129 Organizational Behaviour NONE

SEMESTER 3

semester courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
ECON 1032 Macroeconomics NONE
MARK 1002 Professional Selling MARK1020
MGMT 1035 Global Trade Assessment MARK1020
MGMT 4009 Operations Management MATH 1095
STAT 1012 Business Statistics MATH 1095
GHUM 1087 Successful Social Relations NONE
BUS 1000 Work Experience Prep Course * COMM1007& 3.0 GPA
* This course is mandatory only for students taking the Work Experience Option (B161)

SEMESTER 4

semester courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
ACCT 2031 Managerial Accounting ACCT1036
BUS 1041 Small Business Management BUS1038
BUS 1044 Business Law NONE
BUS 1055 Logistics & Supply Chain Management MGMT 4009 & COMP 1115
BUS 3012 Intro. To Freight Forwarding I MGMT 1035 or MGMT 1018
STS 1037 Career Planning & Development NONE
Select One General Education Elective

SEMESTER 5

semester courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
MGMT 1020 Management Decision Making MGMT 4009 & ACCT 2031
MGMT 2041 International Sales and Marketing MARK1002
MGMT 2042 International Market Entry Strategies BUS1038
MGMT 3008 International Trade Finance MGMT 1035
MGMT 2043 International Supply Chain Management BUS1055
Select One General Education Elective

SEMESTER 6

semester courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
MGMT 3006 Strategic Analysis MGMT 1020 & COMM 1034
MGMT 2029 International Trade Management MGMT 2041
BUS 3013 Intro. To Freight Forwarding II BUS3012
Select Two Business Elective
Select One General Education Elective

Detailed course outlines

General Education Electives

Electives

Business Electives (Semester Five and Six):

Elective courses
Code Courses Pre-requisite
CMMK 1114 Business Research & Report Writing COMM 1034
CMMK 1127 The Business Media in Canada COMM 1034
COMP 1113 Principles of E-Business COMP 1010
MARK 2053 Negotiation Skills NONE
MARK 3007 Services Marketing MARK 2049 - Removed
BUS 1067 Field Education By Application Only-Applications available in SJC 103 & SJA 313A
MARK 2049 Principles of Marketing II Mark 1020 - Removed
MGMT 2037 Retail Management MARK 2049
MGMT 2036 Customer Service MARK 1020
MGMT 3014 Field Based Advanced Coaching HRM 2027 and by interview only - Added
MGMT 3015 Quality Improvement through Lean/six Sigma NONE - Added
HRM 2027 Coaching for Effective Performance Management HRM 1008
ECON 1021 Environmental Economics ECON 1031 or ECON 1032 or ECON 1034. ECON 1034
CMMK 1156 Talking Business COMM 1034
BUS 3010 Introduction to Customs I MGMT 1018 or MGMT1035 - Added
BUS 3011 Introduction to Customs II BUS 3010 - Added
BUS 3015 Applied Business Planning MARK 1020, ACCT 2031, MATH 1008 & HRM 1008

Career & Postgraduate Study Opportunities

Your Career

The world is now considered a global marketplace with organizations continually seeking opportunities to expand operations across national borders. Organizations across all industries including law firms, consulting firms and manufacturers of both goods and services cater to an international clientele.

Potential positions may include:

  • Forecasting and Replenishment Analyst
  • Merchandise Assistant
  • Purchasing Assistant
  • Purchasing Coordinator
  • Logistics Coordinator

Tuition and Fees

Tuition

$4,336.00 * †

Additional Costs

* Amounts listed are the total of tuition, materials, student service and ancillary fees for the first two semesters of programs starting in Fall 2018. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in Fall 2019 and at later dates.

This program includes 2 Work Experience semesters. The tuition fee for this program does NOT include the cost of Work Experience semesters. The first Work Experience fee of $450 covers the cost of the Work Experience Preparation course and the first Work Experience semester. There is an additional fee of $450 for the second Work Experience semester.

International students: Visit the International Fees and Related Costs page for more information.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is subject to change without notice. It should not be viewed as a representation, offer or warranty. Students are responsible for verifying George Brown College fee requirements.

How to Qualify and Apply

Admission Requirements

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent**
  • Grade 12 English (C or U)
  • Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U)

** Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and no OSSD)

Mature Students may take the Admissions Assessment for English and Math, OR may consider upgrading to achieve the credit(s) needed in English and Math.

Please note that George Brown is committed to ensuring that applicants will succeed in their program of choice and meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to the program. Applicants may be required to have grades higher than the minimum requirements stated.

Course Exemptions

Some college and university credits may qualify you for exemptions. Please visit georgebrown.ca/transferguide for more information.

English Language Proficiency

Proficiency in English communications is necessary for success in this program.

Please visit georgebrown.ca/englishproficiency for more details

International (Visa) Students

Visit the International Admissions page for more information.

How to Apply

Apply To

Domestic students should apply through Ontario Colleges

Student Success

Student Name
Patricia Niengue

The Business Administration – International Business program entails a variety of business courses that will prepare you to succeed in the field after you graduate. The professors in the program are experienced and well qualified to make the classes interesting and understandable. The work experience component makes me feel extremely confident in finding a good job because it gave me the opportunity to apply and develop the skills taught in the classroom. I have no doubt that, by the end of my program at George Brown, I will be equipped with the necessary skills to be successful in a very competitive business world.

Contact Us

Information Sessions

On-campus information sessions are held on a regular basis. Come and have your questions answered. Learn about the program content and career options, meet your friendly professors and staff, and experience what it is like to be in a George Brown College classroom. Sign up for an upcoming session.

Domestic Student Admissions

For inquiries about domestic admission requirements, admission deadlines, or the admissions process, please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@georgebrown.ca or visit the Admissions section.

International Student Admissions

Contact one of our international recruitment representatives specializing by country of origin by either booking a virtual meeting or submitting an inquiry. For more information visit the International Contact Us page.

Fees and Financial Information

For inquiries about OSAP, Bursaries, Scholarships and other financial inquiries, please contact the Financial Aid Office at FinAid@georgebrown.ca or visit the Financial Aid section.

Entry Advising

For advice on the various program options and which program might be best suited for you, make an appointment to see an Entry Advisor. Please review these frequently asked questions.

Centre for Business

For questions regarding programs at the Centre for Business or if you require more information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our knowledgeable staff are available to assist you.

For general inquiries, please contact the Centre for Business:
Email: business@georgebrown.ca
Phone: (416) 415-5000 ext. 2160

Business Administration – International Business (B131/161)

For inquiries related to this program (for example, course-specific information) please contact the Co-ordinator:

Anu Harder, Program Co-ordinator

Email: aharder@georgebrown.ca

Colin Williams, Chair, School of Management

Emailc.williams@georgebrown.ca

Visit Our Campus

This program is offered out of our School of Management and classes take place at our St. James Campus, mainly at 200 King St. E., and 290 Adelaide St. E., Toronto, ON, Canada.

Campus tours are offered on a regular basis. Sign up today! You can also check out our virtual tour.

Sign up and learn more about your options, our programs, and life at George Brown.