In 2019, esteemed Asper School of Business alumnus and entrepreneur, Stu Clark, donated $10 million to the Asper School of Business to establish the Stu Clark Graduate School, home to the Asper MBA, MFin, MSc and PhD programs.
“I believe very strongly in the vision and direction the Asper School and the University of Manitoba have taken towards sparking students’ entrepreneurial spirit. Supporting our future leaders, and bolstering their potential, is the best investment you can make.”
Known as one of the most flexible and innovative MBA curriculums in Canada, the Asper MBA is the most established graduate program within the Stu Clark Graduate School. With a 52-year history, Asper MBA alumni lead some of the world’s most successful companies and drive change across many industries.
Through knowledge-enriching classroom experiences, face-to-face discussions with culturally diverse peers, professors, and business leaders, the Asper MBA arms students with the knowledge, experience, insight and values you need to be a meaningful, highly regarded leader within your workplace, your community, and abroad. Explore the Asper MBA »
Asper Master of Finance
The Asper Master of Finance (MFin) is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) affiliated, ethics-based program that prepares students for a professional career in the financial services sector. While gaining a master’s degree in finance, the 12-month program prepares students to write all three levels of exams required to obtain a CFA designation
With the lowest average tuition in Canada, the Asper Master of Finance is the only program of its kind between Toronto and Vancouver. It also has one of the shortest program durations in Canada for similar programs with students completing in the program over three terms. Explore the Asper Master of Finance »
The Asper Master of Science program provides pre-PhD training in the areas of finance, marketing, business administration, supply chain management and actuarial mathematics. The program is designed for those who have an interest in studying business at an in-depth level and who want to develop their research skills. Students in this program are taught and mentored by some of the best research scholars in North America and the program’s selective admission policy ensures small enrolment and the highest quality education. Explore the Asper MSc »
The Asper PhD program attracts world-class students who are interested in developing their academic research and teaching skills while being mentored by influential international researchers. Concentrations offered in the areas of finance, marketing, and business administration.
The PhD program provides close and continuous contact between students and faculty. Students are mentored not only in their research program but also in the development of teaching skills. Students graduating from the program are armed with the abilities necessary to secure competitive academic job placements at top universities around the world. Explore the Asper PhD »