Global Business Management (Mississauga Campus - International Only) - 673

Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Two years
Gain a critical understanding of the important elements of global business, a cultural orientation to Canada, and the language and communication requirements to be effective in a global business setting.


This comprehensive 2-year post-graduate program will prepare you for a wide variety of business management careers.  Learning from experienced international business professionals you will gain a critical understanding of the important elements of supporting a global business while gaining a cultural orientation to Canada and the communication skills necessary to be effective in a global business setting.

The program will expose you to foundational international and Canadian business practices and help you strengthen your English communication, math, and statistical skills, within your first year of studies. Advanced international business practices will be covered in your second year, including Supply Chain, Marketing, Sales and Negotiation, E-Commerce, Finance, Business Analytics and Project Management, leading you to the development of an international business capstone project.

Program Highlights

  • Advance your global business, language, and cross-cultural competency skills needed to launch a successful international management career.
  • Apply your learning through experiential learning opportunities with online decision-making simulations, role-plays, and case analyses.
  • Benefit from entrepreneurial perspectives and insights from leading industry professionals.

What you'll learn

  • Use industry-standard tools and techniques to transform raw data into meaningful information to support business decision-making.
  • Research potential business opportunities with an understanding of cultural, financial, legal, and distribution issues.
  • Take your business strategy global by understanding customer needs and gathering business requirements.
  • Identify the risks and financial rewards of different international investment alternatives.
  • Create strategies and business plans to develop and support the global business presence of a company.
  • Develop B2B sales and negotiation skills as well as a personal brand to launch a successful professional career in Canada or abroad.


  • Postsecondary college or university diploma/degree, preferably in a Business Program
  • Equivalent work experience in a business or financial setting will be considered on an individual basis
  • This is a BYOD (Bring your own device) program where you will learn applicable software applications to support your learning.

Language Requirements for International Students:

  • See below for accepted equivalents for Grade 12 English:

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition and Fees

2023 - 2024 International Tuition and Fees

Description Semester 1 Semester 2
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fee $8,875.00 $8,875.00
Co-op Fees N/A N/A
Program Compulsory Fees $0.00 $0.00
International Tax Recovery $450.00 $375.00
Total International Per Semester $9,325.00 $9,250.00
Total 1st Year Fees $18,575.00

If you pay by wire transfer, please note your bank might charge you a fee to transfer money. Make sure your transfer includes the Mohawk payment and the wire transfer fee. This applies to each wire transfer payment you make.

Fees for students starting or continuing in the Fall 2021 term will be published in May, 2021.

Additional Information

Course Overview & Descriptions

Click on the course title for a course description.

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Career Opportunities

Your future career options

  • International Management Trainee 
  • International Account Representative 
  • International Market Research Analyst 
  • Junior Product Manager 
  • Product Manager 
  • Brand Manager 
  • Product Marketing Manager 
  • International Product Manager 
  • Management Consultant 
  • Business Development Executives 
  • Sales Representatives 
  • Financial Analyst 
  • Marketing Analyst 
  • Operations Manager 
  • Transportation Manager 
  • Customs Broker 
  • Customs Broker Analyst 
  • Purchasing Agent 

Where you could work includes:

  • Mohawk College is located in Hamilton, Ontario, amid the Toronto-Waterloo Innovation Corridor, home to more than 15,000 tech companies and thousands of start-ups that require talented people to help them turn their research strength into global commercial success.
  • Other common employers include:
    • Tech Industry 
    • Star-Ups 
    • Banks 
    • Finance 
    • Insurance 
    • Healthcare 
    • Manufacturing 
    • Sports and Entertainment 
    • Management consultancies 
    • Transportation and Trade Industries 
    • Government entities that assist International Trade

Additional Information

Bring-Your-Own-Device Suggested Specifications


For this program, you will require your own computer. It is recommended that you computer meets the "Best Specification", or greater, as listed on the Student Tech Support Hardware Specifications page.

Components Best Specifications

Operating System Windows 10
Processor I7 or equivalent processor
RAM 8 GB or more of RAM
Hard Drive 500 GB or larger Hard Drive
USB Port 1 full-size USB port
Graphics Card High-end graphics dedicated video card
Wireless Wireless 802.11ac

Your computer is required to have a webcam, microphone and speakers (or headphones).

Note: We do not recommend using a MacBook, as software required in this program may not compatible with their operating system, and applications may not behave the same way as they do in Windows. MacBooks may be used however PC Platforms are strongly preferred. Students using MacBooks may need to make a hard-disk partition to allow Windows to run.

Don’t forget to access Mohawk’s purchasing discount if buying online. You can do so by, logging to your MyMohawk account, on the left-hand navigation select Technology Solutions, Computer Store. Use your Mohawk College email to receive an exclusive coupon code.


Details about specific software needs will be shared at the beginning of each course. You will be provided with access to the required software at no additional cost.

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