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Rank 2012
Rank 2011
Rank 2010
3 year rank
Business School
MBA rank 2012[1]
MBA sal ($)[2]
MBA increase[3]
EMBA rank 2012[4]
EMBA Sal ($)[5]
EMBA increase[6]
MiM rank 2012[7]
Masters sal ($)[8]
Open rank 2012[9]
Custom rank 2012[10]
Female faculty[11]
Intl Faculty (%)[12]
PhD faculty (%)[13]
165041IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain3156,6587,07413936186,324138585,706105335695
211010HEC ParisFeatured business schoolFrance6121,0611,76710712**307,99252377,2324,147512765100
332031London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK1152,9817,20513428 (1)***180,070 (265,596)68 (89)--413228399
423030InseadFeatured business schoolFrance / Singapore2144,3553,52897115 (4)***212,586 (287,630)57 (57)--69159096
578071Esade Business SchoolSpain12114,98810,358115139**247,11042663,7041,30473266894
649060Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain4133,8881,998148107215,02758--222455100
754051IMD Business SchoolSwitzerland5144,0451,80178111022180960--141898100
712160127University of St GallenSwitzerland2391,10628760112613632551181,9964,9321224107877
976070Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityFeatured business schoolNetherlands101036284,3411142318 (12)***138,674 (184,612)62 (54)663,0451,582-241737100
101270100ESCP Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance / UK / Germany / Spain / Italy---1115316877263,5978561515356893
117170124SDA Bocconi School of ManagementItaly15102,8547,332120328142,636522158,7436,0491310362989
1210110112University of Oxford: SaïdFeatured business schoolUK71348051,900108616182,70956--97145295
1318210173Warwick Business SchoolUK9118,1518,840942812149,331983358,4424,481-27345798
1416130141Vlerick Business SchoolBelgium1794,66110,82388134115,204543055,7198081819232595
1520100152EMLyon Business SchoolFrance--was 89,246-was 5327110,46749855,8131,1422414325098
1615120141City, University of London, The Business School (formerly Cass)Featured business schoolUK / UAE14111,55212,45486415153,329711553,3321,619--277894
1617150161Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolUK13125,1966,86388129132,93453--108334790
1814180171Imperial College Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK16104,61910,944741814140,590751259,7053,824--288392
1910140142Essec Business SchoolFrance / Singapore---18**141,50056471,8534,1183-294594
2019190191Stockholm School of EconomicsSweden / Russia / Latvia---40*120864351662,8341481916151599
2122220221Aalto UniversityFinland / S. Korea / Singapore---31133,563493652,0783,0531923321481
2129270261Grenoble Ecole de ManagementFrance---41*92,660351157,2151,7012726404379
2327270265Eada Business School BarcelonaFeatured business schoolSpain30*7746513,416731345*97,0545328553762,0662928275552
234245037ESMT BerlinFeatured business schoolGermany---1714401558--8112683100
2532250271Edhec Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance------1056,9769002112345294
2624240257Tias Business School, Tilburg UniversityNetherlands--was 84,274-was 813298,560514948,4763,7822620174697
2722260253London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK---2307,992521464,378667--357796
2831340310Hult Ashridge Executive EducationUK---36145,73158--146372432
2933580403Henley Business SchoolUK---2514855765--1618413777
293973047Nova School of Business and EconomicsPortugal---47*/**112,289504536,9542742521393090
3135390356Euromed ManagementFrance---22149,393823244,73380731*-274392
3233620429Católica Lisbon School of Business and EconomicsPortugal---47*/**112289505835,07323623213434100
3325200265University of Strathclyde Business SchoolUK26*83,88019,921751239*99,548403449,4262,962--347782
3329300314University College Dublin: SmurfitIreland20102,0263,32870233115,445534649,9355,391--244695
3335490392Nyenrode Business UniversiteitNetherlands---42*105,064435357,3893,2992232302161
3625320313Mannheim Business SchoolFeatured business schoolGermany---18**141,500561271,7274,479--331179
3760390452Kozminski UniversityFeatured business schoolPoland---21152,930622651,3834,536--342588
3840450416Politecnico di Milano School of ManagementItaly31*77,1392,955101746*105,206526239,3146,142-1723158
3940230343Copenhagen Business SchoolFeatured business schoolDenmark32*76,6283935119,169383954,6982,728--302992
4028510402WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)Austria---24**157,396502055,9681,791--361990
4062540525Antwerp Management SchoolBelgium---23175,930534043,7812,659--221484
4237330371University of Bradford School of ManagementUK2587,2282,9541102944*96,523405441,0792,119--372582
425156050HEC Lausanne, University of LausanneSwitzerland---37104,096341854,6691,377--3271100
4444310404NHH Norwegian School of EconomicsNorway------4152,4101,8721731242291
444659050HHL Leipzig Graduate School of ManagementGermany29*87,838113---985,9233,351--1814100
4646350420Solvay Brussels School of Economics and ManagementBelgium------2353,62423328-163298
4738530465Alliance Manchester Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK11117,0169161165---6045,8701,018--313891
4857350476Aston Business SchoolUK2283,28685---3446,4863,052--314584
4943350422Lancaster University Management SchoolUK1897,12413,402887---5541,7222,706--294091
4946420464University of Cambridge: JudgeUK8132,7584,441965-------95796
5149620544University of Edinburgh Business SchoolUK1997,7334,335631---5847,44812,193--304784
5251490510Rouen Business SchoolFrance------1750,502228--484276
5350430493TBS (Toulouse Business School)France------1852,442179--383886
535754055Skema Business SchoolFrance------2548,4231,461-33*453875
55---Porto Business School, University of PortoPortugal---49*9198632--30*2931795
55444104710Durham University Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK2491,7189,4636128---5541,2213,129--316695
5551440504Audencia Business SchoolFrance------2153,036280--334391
5559480543Reims Management SchoolFrance------2348,0271,575--514478
5951450524Louvain School of ManagementBelgium------2750,2484,354--2426100
6055560572Bem Bordeaux Management SchoolFrance------2847,811455--225876
6155510563Maastricht University School of Business and EconomicsNetherlands------31557112,880--155086
6270720680BI Norwegian Business SchoolNorway------6350,0022,45532*30261871
63---Institut Mines-Télécom Business SchoolFrance------3852,299--494975
6363--Leeds University Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK27*927762,722691---6439,9162,900--323675
636162062IAE Aix-Marseille Graduate School of ManagementFrance------3751370796--40991
6673710700Koç University Graduate School of BusinessTurkey---3013145054----462093
6766600642University of CologneGermany------4165,613103--19469
68---MBS (Montpellier Business School)France------4443,587--333391
686369067Aarhus BSSDenmark------4157,9301,222--281464
7067620663ICN Business SchoolFrance------48431691,313--463468
7070700703ESC Tours-PoitiersFrance------4745,267537--302469
72---University of ZurichSwitzerland---3812155218----776100
7275600694Birmingham Business SchoolUK20872749,845870-------253988
74633805813University of Bath School of ManagementUK------4939,2051,975--3451100
7467670692ESC Clermont Business SchoolFrance------5144,090787--502976
766767070SGH Warsaw School of EconomicsPoland------5147,6293,434--45194
77---Sabanci Business SchoolTurkey---42*109,31636----4411100
787073074Prague University of Economics and BusinessCzech Republic------5736,3825,642--441069
79---Corvinus University of BudapestHungary------6139562--43587
79-62-Nottingham University Business SchoolUK28*7709851-------344389
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Table notes†The Cems programme was ranked number two in the Masters in Management 2012 rankings, but it has not been included in the European Business Schools 2012 ranking as it is a programme and not a school. ‡ Data are provided for information only. Most recently published data are given # Figure in brackets refers to data from second programme for schools with more than one programme ranked. *School was not included in the published 2011 ranking for this survey. **School participated in this ranking on the basis of a joint programme only. Underlying score based on proportion of total score. ***School participated with more than one programme in this ranking. Underlying score based on combined scores. The line breaks denote the pattern of clustering among the schools. Around 180 points separate IE Business School at the top, from the school ranked number 80. The top 12 business schools from IE to University of Oxford: Saïd, form the top group. The second group is headed by Warwick Business School, about 85 points above Porto Business School at the bottom of this group. The third group is headed by Louvain School of Management.

1. Position among European schools within the FT MBA 2012 ranking.

2. Average MBA alumni salary three years after graduation US$ PPP. Includes weighted data from the current and two previous years, if available.

3. Percentage increase in average alumni salary pre-MBA to today, three years after graduation. Includes weighted data from the current and two previous years, if available.

4. Position among European schools within the FT EMBA 2012 ranking.

5. Average EMBA alumni salary three years after graduation US$ PPP. Includes weighted data from the current and two previous years, if available.

6. Percentage increase in average alumni salary pre-EMBA to today, three years after graduation. Includes weighted data from the current and two previous years, if available.

7. Position among European schools within the FT Masters in Management 2012 ranking.

8. average masters in management alumni salary three years after graduation US$ PPP. Includes weighted data from the current and two previous years, if available.

9. Position among European schools within the FT Executive Education ranking of open-enrolment programmes in 2012

10. Position among European schools within the FT ranking of customised programmes in 2012.

11. Percentage of female faculty

12. Percentage of faculty whose citizenship differs from their country of employment

13. Percentage of faculty with a doctoral degree

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