Lang's Global Reach | Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

Lang's Global Reach

Diverse faculty, partnerships with international schools, global student experiences, connected alumni network, and commitment to the United Nations PRME make Lang a global leader in impactful business education.

21% of Lang BComm students were born outside of Canada*

*2017/2018 BComm cohort


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Commitment to the
United Nations

As a champion of the global United Nation’s Principles for Responsible Management (PRME) initiative, we endeavour to raise the bar for business education, helping future leaders integrate sustainable and ethical practices within their organizations.

Lang is one of 38 global business schools to be considered a PRME Champion.

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Lang BComm/hospitality students have the chance to complete their co-op placements at various locations throughout the world.

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Global Faculty Research

Our faculty conduct globally-relevant, groundbreaking and impactful research that span a wide range of business disciplines that has a true impact on a global scale.

SSHRC funded prof. Philippe Lassou is improving how to distribute foreign aid to those most in need in developing countries.



Connected Alumni Network

Lang alumni live and work across the world and represent every major industry and discipline.

Approx 15,000 alumni are working around the world.

"I studied international business while on my exchange semester in Austria, which was incredibly valuable to my education. When you learn about a culture and how it influences business that's great; but when you're actually living it, it's much more real."

-Camille Gardiner, BComm graduate

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Partnerships with International Schools

Lang students have the unique opportunity to study abroad at one of many international exchange programs at our partner schools.