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Partnership with SpacesShared

As we embark on this journey with SpacesShared, we invite individuals interested in becoming hosts or seeking further information to visit www.spacesshared.ca or reach out to our institutional contact.
IBU and SpacesShared also invite those interested in exploring home sharing to a free information session about the program on Thursday, April 25, between 11am to 12pm at IBU downtown campus, which is located at 80 Bloor St W, 9th floor.

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ILAC Signs New Pathway Agreement with International Business University (IBU)

ILAC has signed a new pathway agreement with International Business University (IBU) in Toronto. IBU is Ontario’s first independent not-for-profit university that offers undergraduate and graduate academic and professional degree programs that can be completed in an accelerated time frame.

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Empowering the Next Generation of Leaders:

International Business University’s of Toronto’s New Sustainability Center

The International Business University of Toronto (IBU) based in Toronto is excited to announce the launch of its Center for Sustainable Business, which will foster research and knowledge-sharing on ethical sustainable business practices.

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Centennial College and International Business University sign MOU to open pathways to students

Toronto, December 14, 2022 — Ontario’s oldest college and newest university have forged a partnership that provides students with an opportunity to combine a college diploma and a university degree.

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Press Release Grants

Diversity and Humanity Grants available for University Learners of Diverse Backgrounds

International Business University (IBU) is making education more accessible for diverse learners who have faced challenges with courage and conviction. To serve these learners, IBU’s Board is adding two new President’s Grants to the school’s robust suite of scholarships, bursaries, and financial aid packages. The grants will be available for the September 2022 intake.

Joanne’s feature interview in Authority Magazine – January 2022

Preparing For The Future Of Work: Joanne Shoveller of IBU On The Top Five Trends To Watch In The Future Of Work

An Interview with Phil La Duke

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17th November 2021

Fall Open House Nov 17th 2021

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News Release: 29th November, 2021

An Independent, Not-For-Profit University in Ontario is opening its doors this January

IBU was created by Tim McTiernan, the Founding President and Vice-Chancellor, and a board of leaders from other institutions in Canada’s educational landscape.

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News Release: 10th November, 2021

When One Door Opens: IBU To Host Virtual Live Open House for First Post-COVID Career Month.

TORONTO – November 10th, 2021:
Business is one of the highest paying sectors in Canada’s recovery; IBU is opening doors for a diverse pipeline of professionals to take their rightful place.

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News Release: 12th October, 2021

A New Path Forward: Ontario’s First Independent, Not-For-Profit University Opens the Doors for Their January Term.

TORONTO – October 12th, 2021:
A new Toronto higher education institution offers students and employers a path to life-long learning and post-pandemic connection.

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News Release: 3rd September, 2021

International Business University Appoints Dr. Feridun Hamdullahpur as Chancellor

TORONTO – September 3rd, 2021:
International Business University (IBU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Feridun Hamdullahpur as Chancellor

News Release: 19th August, 2021

International Business University Appoints Joanne Shoveller as New President

With an international 30+ year career in post-secondary education administration, Joanne Shoveller will lead as IBU’s President and Vice-Chancellor effective January 1, 2022.

TORONTO – AUGUST 19, 2021:
International Business University (IBU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Joanne Shoveller as President and Vice-Chancellor effective January 1, 2022.