About IMI


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The Institute for Management & Innovation (IMI) is the centre for management education at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM). This collaborative institute provides students with access to professional masters programs in biotechnology, professional accounting, forensic accounting, innovation and sustainability, and undergraduate programs in accounting, finance, marketing and human resource management.

IMI is a cross-disciplinary institute linking management disciplines to others in biotechnology, innovation, science, medicine, and professional accounting to produce mission-focused managers and future leaders with a combination of management skills and depth in their chosen field. 

As a multi-disciplinary unit, IMI provides an important academic platform for fostering closer interactions and sharing of expertise and providing new means for a range of disciplines to work together. Our globally recognized faculty are engaged in seeking answers related to public health, fintech, social justice, diversity, innovation, education policy, ethics, and much more. Our research has had, and continues to have, far-reaching influence on managerial and policy decisions at the firm, industry, and various levels of government in Canada and globally. Our faculty’s research is regularly featured in major media outlets as we work hard to disseminate new knowledge and help community and business partners create solutions and technologies that advance business practices, policy, and technologies.

In addition to the IMIx executive programs, IMI currently provides the following degree programs:

  • Master of Management & Professional Accounting (MMPA)
  • Master of Forensic Accounting (MFAcc)
  • Master of Management of Innovation (MMI)
  • Master of Biotechnology (MBiotech)
  • Master of Sustainability Management (MScSM)
  • Master of Science in Biomedical Communications (MScBMC)
  • Master of Urban Innovation (MUI) beginning in 2020
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Business Administration


soo min
"IMI's innovative Executive Programs are carefully designed to sharpen the skills, tools and acumen needed to transform lives in sustainable and meaningful ways. Immerse yourself in sessions with our outstanding faculty and develop your critical and strategic thinking, new approaches to developing value, and lasting connections with a vibrant alumni network" 
Professor Soo Min Toh, IMI Director