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Corporate Residency MBA Interview Days

ooking to identify talent from Dalhousie’s Corporate Residency MBA students?

Corporate Residency MBA recruitment at Dalhousie University begins with our kick-off Interview Day which is held in early September each year. Participating in this interviewing event provides your organization with direct access to our pre-screened, high calibre MBA students.

Our Corporate Residency MBA program offers an 8-month paid internship and students are available for hire January to August each year. Our MBA candidates have diverse backgrounds including science, healthcare, business, marketing, finance, engineering and IT and come from across Canada, the US and overseas. A number of our MBA students are also multilingual in languages such as French, Arabic, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Hindi. Our students are interested in a broad range of internship opportunities including marketing, finance, international business, IT, strategy, business–government, project management and consulting.

With a proven track record, our students will hit the ground running and be a valuable addition to your organization.

Who Can Participate?

Employers who are interested in meeting, networking with or hiring MBA candidates are encouraged to attend our CRMBA Kick-off Interview Day. Can't make it to Interview Day this year? Great opportunities to recruit still exist! To learm more, contact our Employer Development Team.  

The Advantages

Participating employers will have access to all student participants through a number of avenues, including:

  • CRMBA Portfolio of Candidates – highlighting the resumes and profiles of all CRMBA students
  • Pitch Presentation – live elevator pitches from every CRMBA student
  • Networking – Assess first impressions during our networking events with students, staff and other employers
  • 1:1 Interviews – Select individual interviews with students you’ve identified as quality talent

How to Register?

Registration is easy and free! To confirm your registration and to create student awareness about your organization simply upload your 8-month internship opportunity to myCareer between May and August, 2017 or contact Ally Howard for complete details.

Key Dates

June - August 2017 CRMBA Employer & Industry Awareness Sessions on campus.
July 25, 2017 E-copy of CRMBA Resume Book sent to employers.
August 1, 2017 Deadline for employers to submit job postings for CRMBA Interview Day. 
September 6, 2017 Elevator Pitches & CRMBA Student & Employer Corporate Networking Reception, Atlantica Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia (4:30-7:00pm).
September 7, 2017 CRMBA Kick-Off Interview Day
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia (9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
September 8, 2017 Skype and telephone interviews
(available 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. AST)
September 11-15, 2017 Job offers are made to CRMBA candidates
(job offers can be presented through Management Career Services immediately after Interview Days conclude)
September - December 2017 CRMBA internship recruitment continues on a first-come, first-served basis after September 15.
January - August 2018 8-month internships take place.