CIIS-UCW Canada Partnership Program for MBA

Study a Master's in Business Administration at University Canada West, Vancouver Canada with CIIS.

Since 2000, The CIIS-Continental Institute for International Studies, has truly carved out a niche for itself as a provider of accredited International Education that transcends the boundaries of inter-continental divides, thus preparing the right ground work for students to become future global professionals. CIIS, in India, is a working partner of the reputed Thompson Rivers University(TRU), BC, Canada, Conestoga college and University Canada West Canada and many more.

Start online with CIIS India in Jan 2024 and transfer in May/ July 2024 intake at UCW

Pre-MBA (Foundation Program) at CIIS
Leading to MBA Program in University Canada West (UCW). Four months at CIIS and Two Years in Canada. The Master of Business Administration Program (MBA) program at UCW will prepare your for leadership on the global stage. This program is accredited by (ACBSP), formerly the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs, is a U.S. organization offering accreditation services to business programs focused on teaching and learning.

Course duration- 4 months at CIIS
Pre-MBA Foundation (MBA Foundation) Batch at CIIS, Jan 2024. Limited seats only. Course Delivery: Online

Course Fees
Pre-MBA Foundation Batch at CIIS - INR 2 Lacs inlcluding visa application process.For international students, there are separate tuition fees.

MBA Two-Year Fees 2024 at UCW Canada - $40,635 , ***Additional costs related to textbooks and materials for each course are not included in tuition.For more details, please refer to website link University Fees Link

Course module at CIIS
Business and Academic Writing, Quantitative Skills for Business, Economics from a Business Prospective, Computers Basics, Introduction to Accounting and IELTS Prepration

Elective Areas at UCW Canada

You now have a choice. You can select electives in one of eight elective areas as you progress through your degree program. Select three electives from one of the elective areas in Business Analytics, Consulting, Entrepreneurship, Financial Management, Human Resources, Leadership, Marketing and Digital Marketing and Non-Profit to gain specialized skills and knowledge or develop your own focus track.

Eligibility Criteria to be admitted at CIIS

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University with 2.67 GPA or better i.e. 50% and above. Eligibility Criteria to be admitted at UCW- Students must earn a grade of B or better on each Foundation course in order to continue into the MBA program.

Language Requirements for taking transfer to UCW

Overall 6.5 bands with 6.0 in each module. IELTS Preparation at CIIS along with the foundation program.

Placements Companies or UCAN association with employers

According to the January 2020 data from the graduates that participated in the study: 100% Graduate Employment within 6 Months, 88% have secured employment within 3 months of graduation and 67% have secured employment within a month of graduation.

MBA alumni work for some of the world's leading organizations such as Siemens, Scotiabank, Apple, Nestle, Telus, SoftMoc, EmpowerID, SAP, the Marketing Kangaroos, Sigmalux, GPP, Danone, Oakville Trading, RBC, Walt Disney World.

Career opportunities and Job titles in Canada

Business Analyst, Investment Advisor (Dealing Representative), Business Planning Writer, Director of Finance and Administration, Product Operations Lead, Senior Admissions Officer, FP&A Lead, Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Risk Officer, and many more.

Work permit details

International students at University Canada West may be eligible to work off-campus for up to 20-hours per week without a work permit if they have a valid study permit and meet Canadian government-set requirements. International students may also be eligible for a Three Years Post-Graduation Work Permit after they successfully complete their degree program.

CIIS Campus Address

Fatehgarh Sahib Jalvehra, G.T.Road, NH-1, Fatehgarh Sahib,Punjab. Near Chandigarh and Patiala. Ph. 7009855955 Website:

University Address

626 West Pender Street Suite 100, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 1V9, Canada Website:

CIIS-UCW Canada Partnership Details

Partnership Type : Articulation Agreement

This agreement establishes a pathway for students who successfully complete the MBA Foundation Program at CIIS to be eligible for direct MBA study at UCW, provided all other admission criteria and English proficiency requirements are met. CIIS-UCW Canada Partner Link

CIIS Advantages

  • Pathway Programs to Canada from India at CIIS to UCW In Canada
  • Knowledgeable faculty with first-hand industry experience
  • Transfer to Canada in a group of students in May 2021.
  • More than 3000 students transferred
  • Option to Earn while you Learn under the unique Co-Op (Industry Linkage) Program
  • 100% Co-op & Final Placements till date in India & Abroad
  • Only institute of its kind providing International Education in India at 25% of the cost of studying abroad.
  • Option to get Employment Authorization to work in Canada.
  • UCW nestled in the heart of downtown Vancouver
  • 100% Placement Record in MNCs like IBM Canada, Sony Canada, Toyota, Honda, General Motors Canada & others with starting salary ranging from CDN $ 60,000 - 75,000 P.A.
  • Students get an option to apply for Permanent Residency upon successful completion of the program. Assistance can be sought from CIIS Canada office in Toronto.