Career Shift

Thank you for your interest in the Career Shift program offered by the Intercultural Skills Lab at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.

Due to a large increase in applications, we have now filled all openings in the latest offering and the application has closed.

If you have any questions or are interested in joining a mailing list for future offerings, please reach out to the admissions staff at

Application for Admission

Before completing this application form, please prepare and have available the following:
  • A resume that includes geographic locations of all post secondary education and employment (overseas & in Canada).
  • Please ensure it is in Word or Plain Text format (.doc, .docx, .pdf or .txt). You will be given instructions in the latter portion of the application for attaching your resume.
Note: Regarding the work email address, if you are unemployed or prefer not to use your work email, please enter your personal email instead. Do not enter “NA” or leave that section blank.
If selected for an interview, you will be invited to complete the second part of the application.

Contact Information

Salutation: * Gender: *
First Name: * Preferred Name:
Last Name: * Date of Birth: *
Preferred Contact Information: *

Employment Information

Please indicate if you have any of the following employment experience in Canada: *

Current Employment Status: *
Job Title: *
Employer: *
Industry: *
Address 1:*
Address 2:
City: * Province: *
Postal Code: * Country: *
Phone: * Email: * (Please enter personal email if preferred):
Work experience outside Canada
Position/Title: *
Industry: *
How many years of experience do you have in your profession outside of Canada? *   Years     Months
How long have you been employed in Canada? * Years     Months
How long have you been employed in your current organization? * Years     Months

Education Information

Highest Level of Education Attained (Before Arriving in Canada) : *
Country of Highest Level of Education: *

Home Information

Address 1: *
Address 2:
City: * Province: *
Postal Code: * Country: *
Phone: * Email: *

Required Documents

Resume: *

Additional Questions

How did you hear about this program?*
(Please select primary source of information only)

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Country of Origin: *
Location of Initial Landing in Canada: *
How long have you been in Canada?   Years *    Months
How long have you been in Ontario?   Years *    Months
Your immigration class: *
Your status in Canada: *
Race Category: *
(Please select all that apply or "Prefer not to answer".)


- Specify:
Please select the industry training you prefer to receive. *
Do you have access to a computer or laptop with a minimum 12 inch screen, a broadband or wireless internet connection, speakers, webcam, and microphone?: *
Notice of Collection and Consent

The Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development provides funding to the University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management to deliver the program. The Rotman School of Management has contracted with the Ministry to provide personal information collected in this application for statistical purposes only. The reports will identify you as a number but the Ministry will not collect your name and address. The Rotman School of Management has also contracted with the Ministry to allow the Ministry to review, inspect, monitor, and audit its delivery of the service and administration of the funding and to do this the Ministry may need to have access to all personal information collected by the school, including your name and address, but only if an audit is conducted. By checking the box below, you give consent to the Ministry to indirectly collect and use personal information about you for these purposes. The personal information collected and used by the Ministry is necessary to the proper administration of the program in accordance with section 38(2) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990, cF. 31 as amended.
I give consent to the Government of Ontario to indirectly collect the information in this application. I release the Rotman School of Management and the University of Toronto from any liability resulting from the collection and use of this information. *
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