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Armstrong Hall
2880 Broadway- 4th Floor
New York, NY 10025

Global MBA Ranking 2013

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 20135
Rank in 20125
Rank in 201107
3 year average rank06
Audit year[1]2009
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)7,921179,568
Weighted salary (US$)7,850174,347
Salary percentage increase8123
Value for money rank1096
Career progress rank624
Aims achieved rank2349
Placement success rank829
Employed at three months (%)192 (93)
Alumni recommend rank7
Female faculty (%)15
Female students (%)37
Women on board (%)111
International faculty (%)160
International students (%)045
International board (%)136
International mobility rank449
International course experience rank56
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)198
FT doctoral rank316
FT research rank12

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2880 Broadway- 4th Floor
New York, NY 10025

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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 2013 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 2012. 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 2009.

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)