At a Glance

About Haskayne School of Business

At a Glance


  • over 4,000 full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students
  • 1,057 executive education participants
  • 251 faculty and staff
  • 32,000 alumni in 93 countries around the world**

* 2023 figures
** 2024 figures


  • Named Top 5 Research University in Canada by Re$earch Infosource Inc.’s latest Top 50 Research Universities list released on Jan. 25, 2022

  • Ranked 8th on the Maclean’s Research Reputation list (based on quality and research strength) in 2021

  • 109 peer-reviewed publications including journal articles, books and book chapters in 2021



  • Bachelor of Commerce (BComm)
  • Master of Management (MMgmt)
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Development (SEDV)*
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Executive MBA
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  • PhD in Management
  • Diploma in Data Science and Analytics**
  • Post-Degree Graduate Certificate in Management Analytics
  • Post-Degree Graduate Certificate in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics
  • Entrepreneurial Thinking Embedded Certificate for undergraduates
  • Leadership Studies Embedded Certificate for undergraduates
  • Executive education courses for individuals, organizations and board directors

*SEDV is a combined offering through the Haskayne School of Business, Schulich School of Engineering and Faculties of Graduate Studies in both Law and Environmental Design.

** Diploma in Data Science and Analytics is a combined offering through the Haskayne School of Business and Faculty of Science.



The Haskayne School of Business is ranked in the 20 best business schools in Canada in 2021 and top 10 in program reputation by Maclean’s.

The Haskayne Bachelor of Commerce is ranked top 10 business undergrad programs on sustainability by Corporate Knights (2020).

The Haskayne MBA is ranked in the top Better World MBAs by Corporate Knights (2020)

The Haskayne Executive MBA is ranked in the top 20 Global Joint EMBA Rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and in the top 20 joint Executive MBA programs worldwide by Ivey Exec (2017).

The University of Calgary ranked #1 in Canada and 25th in the world by THE Young University Rankings 2019: Golden Age by Times Higher Education (THE) (2019).

Accreditation and membership


The Haskayne School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). This accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education and has been earned by only 5 percent of the world's schools offering business degrees.

Haskayne has maintained its accreditation since 1985. Maintaining accreditation requires that the school undergo a rigorous internal review every five years, at which time it must demonstrate its continued commitment to the quality standards relating to faculty qualifications and engagement, strategic management and innovation, interactions of faculty and students, as well as a commitment to continuous improvement and achievement of learning goals in degree programs.

Business Schools Association of Canada (BSAC)

Building Safe and Inclusive Business Schools across Canada

As a member institution of the Business Schools Association of Canada (BSAC), the Haskayne  School of Business supports the efforts made by BSAC to build safe and inclusive business schools across Canada. Learn more about BSAC and its commitment to call on member schools to fulfill a joint responsibility in educating and empowering future generations of inclusive business and community leaders.

Read the full statement on the BSAC website


The Haskayne School of Business is a member of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME), a United Nations supported initiative. PRME’s aim is to raise the profile of sustainability in the classrooms through Six Principles focused on serving society and safeguarding our planet.

PRME engages business and management schools to ensure they provide future leaders with the skills needed to balance economic, environmental, and social goals, while drawing attention to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and aligning academic institutions with the work of the UN Global Compact. Driven by its mission to transform management education, PRME equips today's business students with the understanding and ability to deliver change tomorrow.