Ivey Business School – Sample Essays
Question 1: Motivation (REQUIRED)
Please explain to the Admissions Committee your decision to pursue the Ivey MSc in Business Analytics. Why are you an ideal candidate for the program and how will the program help you achieve your goals? (500 words or less)
Question 2: Technical and Quantitative Aptitude (REQUIRED)
The Ivey MSc in Business Analytics relies heavily on incoming students’ comfort with, and understanding of, various quantitative analysis tools and technical skills. Please explain to the Admissions Committee how you have worked with, developed, or demonstrated an understanding of similar tools and skills, and how they will help you to succeed in the program. (500 words or less)
Question 3: Academic Self-Reflection (OPTIONAL)
In your opinion, do your post-secondary grades accurately reflect your abilities? If not, please explain.
Video Essay (REQUIRED)
Click on the link provided in the application form to be taken to your KIRA video essay space. You will have an opportunity to practice your video essay prior to recording it. You must submit your video essay in KIRA in order to be able to submit your completed application.