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Global MBA Ranking 2014

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201459
Rank in 201374
Rank in 201254
3 year average rank162
CountrySouth Africa
Audit year[1]2013
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)4,314141,675
Weighted salary (US$)2,708140,069
Salary percentage increase079
Value for money rank911
Career progress rank813
Aims achieved rank3592
Placement success rank499
Employed at three months (%)571 (97)
Alumni recommend rank187
Female faculty (%)330
Female students (%)1718
Female board (%)120
International faculty (%)1349
International students (%)1137
International board (%)1544
International mobility rank146
International course experience rank6326
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)973
FT doctoral rank186
FT research rank397

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University of Cape Town
Private Bag X3
Cape Town
South Africa

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1. KPMG reported on the results of obtaining evidence and applying specified audit procedures relating to selected survey data provided for the Financial Times 2014 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy of KPMG at mpodhy@kpmg.ca. The specified audit procedures were carried out between November and December 2013. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2010.

Strengths and weaknesses

Alumni ratings for different aspects of the programme (average), where 1 = poor and 10 = excellent

International Mobility

Alumni who moved countries following their programme (per cent)

Company internships

Alumni who completed a company internship and received a job offer from the host company (per cent)

Importance of aims when taking an MBA

Alumni importance ratings for different programme aims (average), 1 = not important, 10 = very important

Aims achieved by taking the MBA

Achievement of programme aims (per cent)

Current job title

Alumni job titles three years after graduation (per cent)

Current company size (employees)

Size of company of employment three years after graduation (per cent)

Current sector

Sector of employment three years after graduation (per cent)