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Accreditations

The Telfer School of Management is one of only 2 business schools in Canada and one of only 80 business schools in the world to have achieved the triple crown of accreditations.

International business school accreditations ensure that students are receiving a top quality education.  An accredited institution attracts not only higher quality students but it also provides great research opportunities, and allows for global recognition.

The Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa is accredited by the following organizations:

AACSB

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AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. The Telfer School of Management received AACSB accreditation in 2003.
AMBA

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The Association for MBAs (AMBA) is a UK-based organization that promotes high-quality graduate education in business. AMBA accreditation confirms that a school's MBA is both of the highest quality and relevant to the changing world of business. The Telfer School of Management was accredited by AMBA in 2005.
EQUIS

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EQUIS, run by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), is the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration. Its fundamental objective is to raise the standard of management education worldwide. The Telfer School of Management received EQUIS accreditation in 2009.
HRPA

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The Telfer School of Management's Human Resource Management courses are accredited by the Human Resources Professionals Association of Ontario (HRPAO). Our human resources students will now have their academic courses counted as credit toward their CHRPTM designation.

CHRP is a trademark of HRPAO and used under license. Licensing does not equate to program review, approval or endorsement.

Rankings

The Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa is ranked in these global surveys:

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Staying on Top: Telfer Executive MBA Ranked #1 Global Executive MBA for the second year

CEO Magazine (London, UK) released its 2018 ranking of the top Global Executive MBA programs on Wednesday, March 21 and has ranked the Telfer Executive MBA program #1 in the world for a second consecutive year.  Read more ›

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The Telfer MBA ranks Top 40 in the Corporate Knights 2016 Better World MBA Ranking

The Telfer School of Management is proud to announce that it has been ranked 31st of the Top 40 MBAs in the Corporate Knights 2016 Better World MBA Ranking, and is one of only 9 Canadian schools to make the ranking.  Read more ›

The Telfer School is in The Princeton's Review 2018 Best 267 Business Schools

The Telfer School is in The Princeton's Review 2018 Best 267 Business Schools

The Telfer School of Management has once again been recognized as an outstanding business school by The Princeton Review. The organization has featured 267 leading business schools internationally. This recognition highlights the Telfer School’s international outreach and its strong world-wide reputation.   Read more ›

CEO Magazine Ranks Telfer Executive MBA #1 in Global EMBA Rankings

CEO Magazine Ranks Telfer Executive MBA #1 in Global EMBA Rankings

CEO Magazine (London, UK) has just released its 2017 ranking of the top Global Executive MBA programs and has ranked the Telfer School of Management’s Executive MBA program #1 in the world.  Read more ›

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Telfer MBA ranked #2 in the 2016 Canadian Business Value Ranking

The Telfer MBA has been ranked in second place in the 2016 Canadian Business Value Ranking, which ranks the ten best MBAs in the country on the value they offer and the return on investment they provide. Programs included in the ranking combine a few key traits: a recognizable brand name on your degree; a diverse mix of bright people in the classroom; affordable tuition; and a shorter duration so that you're not out of the workforce for long.  Read more ›

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Student Competition Successes

Each year, Telfer School students participate in a number of inter-university academic competitions at the local, national and international levels. We have a long history of success at these competitions, including winning the Jeux du commerce academic cup six times in seven years between 2007 and 2014, and being crowned champions at the Symposium GRH for three consecutive years (2009-2011). Some of their most recent accomplishments are:

Formula uOttawa: New Student-Led Team Brings Collaboration Between Faculties

Formula uOttawa: New Student-Led Team Brings Collaboration Between Faculties

There are over 250 student associations at the University of Ottawa, which encourage students to work with their peers while discovering their strengths and passions. One of the newest teams, Formula uOttawa, continues to evolve and promote experiential learning opportunities in the STEM fields through a collaboration of multiple faculties, including the Faculty of Engineering and the Telfer School of Management.   Read more ›

Enactus uOttawa named Entrepreneurship National Champion for the Growcer

Enactus uOttawa named Entrepreneurship National Champion for the Growcer

"Enactus uOttawa has been named both the 2018 TD Entrepreneurship Challenge National Champion as well as the Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge National Champion for their business, The Growcer.  Read more ›

Telfer students named winners of the 2018 CFA Societies Canada Ethics Challenge

Telfer students named winners of the 2018 CFA Societies Canada Ethics Challenge

TORONTO, May 7, 2018 - With its continued focus on maintaining the highest ethical standards, CFA Societies Canada has named a group of four students from Telfer School of Management as winners of the 2018 CFA Societies Canada Ethics Challenge at a reception at Terminal City Club in Vancouver, BC. The Ethics Challenge asked participants to analyze and evaluate a case study identifying ethical dilemmas based on the CFA Institute Code of Ethics & Standards of Professional Conduct with the goal of increasing knowledge and professionalism among future finance professionals.  Read more ›

team of students and their coach at trading competition

Telfer Students Succeed and Impress at the Rotman International Trading Competition

The Rotman International Trading Competition (RITC) is a one-of-a-kind event hosted annually at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, located in one of North America’s largest financial centres.  Read more ›

Enactus Students holding their prizes

The University of Ottawa Enactus team returns home from Regionals with much to celebrate

The regional exposition of the Enactus Canada championships took place from March 8-9 in Mississauga, Ontario.  Read more ›

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