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Accreditations

The Telfer School of Management is one of only 2 business schools in Canada and one of less than 70 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

EQUIS ›

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

HRPAO ›

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:

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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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 ›

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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 ›

Eduniversal ranks Telfer School as “Top Business School / 4 Palmes”

The Telfer School of Management has been ranked in the category “Top Business School / 4 Palmes” by Eduniversal, recognizing the school as “internationally known”.  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:

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Polycycle receives the Community Legacy Award worth $150,000

Polycycle, an initiative by the Telfer student club Enactus uOttawa, has been named the recipient of the $150,000 Community Legacy award through Aviva Canada’s Community Fund Program. The Community Legacy Award targets young social entrepreneurs who have ideas focused on the theme of creating a community legacy.  Read more ›

Winning team of the winter 2017 Equity Valuation Live Case

Congratulations to the winners of the Winter 2017 Equity Valuation Live Case

Each semester, students in the final-year Equity Valuation classes (ADM 4350 and ADM4750) take part in a real-world, real-time project, competing with each other to advise a business that is facing a difficult situation. Led by Professor Nitani, students during the winter 2017 semester tackled a challenge being faced by Dragonwave Inc., a company that offers high capacity broadband wireless networking systems for network operations and service providers.  Read more ›

Enactus uOttawa shines in national contest

Enactus uOttawa shines in national contest

By Brandon Gillet, Gazette, May 12, 2017.  Read more ›

Winners of the CPA Accounting Case Competition holding their plaque

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 CPA Accounting Case Competition

In April 2017, students in the 4th year class Case Studies in Accounting (ADM4340) presented their final project in the context of the CPA Accounting Case Competition.  Read more ›

One of the winning teams of the Winter 2017 edition of Intopia

Congratulations to the Winners of Intopia (Winter 2017)

As is done at the end of every term, the Telfer School of Management was pleased to organize the Intopia Simulation for 4th year students as part of their Strategic Management class. The competition starts on the Friday afternoon and ends late on Sunday. Students spend the three days at Desmarais Pavilion and often stay late into the night on Friday and Saturday night.   Read more ›

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