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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 Rankings 2011

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank60
Rank in 201089
Rank in 200971
3 year average rank73
CountrySouth Africa
Audit year[1]2007
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)7,544140,896
Weighted salary (US$)7,544140,896
Salary percentage increase1076
Value for money rank1
Career progress rank31
Aims achieved rank73
Placement success rank92
Employed at three months (%)>1182[2]
Alumni recommend rank93
Women faculty (%)731
Women students (%)1435
Women on board (%)017
International faculty (%)1331
International students (%)534
International board (%)030
International mobility rank28
International experience rank7
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)262
FT doctoral rank77
FT research rank92

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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 2011 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 October and November 2010. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

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Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2007.

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)