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University of Cape Town GSB
University of Cape Town
Private Bag X3
Cape Town
South Africa
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Global MBA Ranking 2015

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201552
Rank in 2014059
Rank in 201374
3 year average rank062
CountrySouth Africa
Audit year[1]2013
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)3,069144,744
Weighted salary (US$)4,675144,744
Salary percentage increase376
Value for money rank101
Career progress rank1225
Aims achieved (%)74
Placement success rank297
Employed at three months (%)273 (100)
Alumni recommend rank285
Female faculty (%)129
Female students (%)624
Women on board (%)323
International faculty (%)554
International students (%)829
International board (%)836
International mobility rank145
International course experience rank1016
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)477
FT doctoral rank187
FT research rank299

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UCT Graduate School of Business
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 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 2011.

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)