Toronto Business Academy


Summer & Winter Schools Trainings & Fellowships

Provided by: ABC Business Academy

Location (s):

  • Canada


Do you see yourself as an entrepreneur with a great business idea, but you don’t know how to start and bring it to life? Are you a business innovator with entrepreneurial skills who is still searching for your dream job position? In both cases Toronto Business Academy is an excellent springboard for you. With a combination of interactive lectures focusing on entrepreneurship and international business and guest speakers, mentors and coaches who are leaders in Canadian industry, you will be able to develop practical business skills you will need to start up your career. Want to learn how to develop and pitch your business idea in front of real investors? Or maybe are you interested in experiencing the everyday business environment of successful companies like Twitter, Linkedin, Toronto Stock Exchange…?


Program overview

Throughout the summer program you will work on different market cases that aim to improve your analytical and leadership skills. However, the whole program revolves around a core strategic learning task: Business plan competition. You will have the opportunity to devise and develop a unique business plan for your breakthrough idea! In small groups, you will go through and learn all the steps from market analysis to financial plans and strategy that lead to an excellent business plan. Finally, you will pitch your plan to potential investors and leaders in the Canadian industry, who in this case have the role of judges.

Our summer business academy in Toronto gives you the opportunity to gain insights into the functioning of the highly competitive North American market. Besides learning a lot about the American business environment from our guest speakers, you will have a chance to visit some of the world’s largest companies like Twitter, BMO, LinkedIn, Toronto Stock Exchange etc.

Course outline

The course is designed to improve managerial practices with entrepreneurial thinking. The objectives of this course are to leverage the Canadian business culture of innovation and international resources to help individuals prepare to understand the role of entrepreneurs and to assist them in starting and successfully operating their own businesses. The focus is entrepreneurial start-ups, the process of start-ups, their ecosystem and what is required to develop management plans to take ideas to national and international markets. 

The course itself consists of 60 working hours, where 40 hours are reserved for the course The New Business Development and 20 hours for corporate visits and guest speakers. 

More on the program available on the website

Dates & sessions

Toronto Business Academy program is divided into 2 sessions, session 1 for undergraduate and session 2 for graduate and older students. 

Session 1: July 15 – August 4, 2018

Session 2: July 22 – August 11, 2018 

When applying, please apply for desired session.  

Additional info

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Description of Ideal Candidate:

Toronto Business Academy welcomes students and young individuals (<29 years old) who are interested in Canadian business practice and entrepreneurial world. The ideal candidate should be in bachelor or master level at their university (or freshly graduate) who has sufficient knowledge of English to be able to understand the course. Candidate should be able to apply for the Canadian visa and have a strong desire for participating in the program. 

We are welcoming students from other fields than business/economics to apply! Program is fully adjusted to the beginner level and student from every field can join. 


Deadline: As soon as possible

Program Starts: July 15, 2018

Program Ends: August 11, 2018

Cost/funding for participants:

Tuition fee of 2600 CAD + HST (13%) includes: accommodation, welcome package, lectures, course material, seminars and corporate visits, certificate of completion, transcript, 24/7 assistance from our coordinators, exclusive access to our Alumni network, possibility to become part of our team, 1-day trip to Niagara Falls and an experience that you will remember for the rest of your life!

Toronto Business Academy is not able to grant any financial support for participation in the program. 

There are (super) early bird discounts available, so hurry up and check their availability! 

P.s. Breakfast package can be added for additional 250 CAD + HST (13%). 

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