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Rank in 2013
Rank in 2012
Rank in 2011
3 yr. rank
Prog. design[2]
Aims achieved[6]
Future use[9]
Intl. clients[10]
Intl. part.[11]
Intl. progs.[12]
Partner schools[13]
Fac. diversity[14]
Total Responses[15]
Custom Revenue ($m)[16]
11110Duke Corporate EducationUS / South Africa / UK / India102110213062302031539251102314140 (3)-
22220HEC ParisFeatured business schoolFrance211130311010101111030228951992065553 (3)-
33744Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain434726644117068627824414180321052 (3)-
44540Esade Business SchoolSpain14119720715113311016581131166138151169434 (3)20.2**
561070Center for Creative LeadershipUS / Belgium / Singapore / Russia8276411055221294102212117405112710522301630 (3)-
67560IMD Business SchoolSwitzerland13420284111143271182711412741433026812452050 (3)-
71315121Babson Executive EducationUS686190407120475192929219143113413321839228 (3)-
81512121Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolUK116971081672341081383011191410233106318225648 (3)-
81316127University of North Carolina: Kenan-FlaglerUS5151515285182106106224135115421301063644022 (3)20.1**
1020322110Stanford Graduate School of BusinessUS31337127120162682926161052813115123644320532371614 (3)-
111120142Hult Ashridge Executive EducationUK21310113217019157181141129102552542141302612438 (3)31.4**
121813140Ipade Business SchoolMexico7581177882760125849437131624650621613463126 (3)-
139494Harvard Business SchoolUS106244617110865274292601931311142461722523659 (3)145.9***
141019142IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain9113616413017721251029715668391048124820541411458 (3)-
152337253SDA Bocconi School of ManagementItaly1211177111225491033227352112101272924164017422148 (3)-
168393Fundação Dom CabralBrazil1510124188181011742191015122116815944325434411281029 (3)59.7
172122202University of Chicago: BoothUS / UK / Singapore19615112162321291662005786130186285578601550336 (3)-
172729245London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK2211211124714162113429247362261515111221112241244748 (3)-
191217161University of Oxford: SaïdFeatured business schoolUK165115143198151036261224819168321130112312415372534240 (3)-
192121202Thunderbird School of Global ManagementUS231251015612625350511833617031821563491331146629 (3)-
211711163University of Pennsylvania: WhartonUS303346231244281413021142522511751731531829741533 (3)-
22169165InseadFeatured business schoolFrance / Singapore / UAE331431425920527541102351733274516367028112963033 (3)-
2326--Edhec Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance2002212272226629161571221852318685506229621762616 (2)-
2458122Boston University: QuestromUS1715161319172118221438241410221720173735312322529459462028 (3)-
243229289University of Virginia: DardenUS1811142117159132012266177201191140176112719427262567336 (3)-
2633363210UCLA Anderson School of ManagementUS24122314289285181214133013231010828103674516211527321530 (3)-
272835304EMLyon Business SchoolFrance27126327132532728232149133143313521346125147737 (3)-
281917211Columbia Business SchoolUS29818431927833162382853752484251143946235156291120 (3)-
292524264IAE Business SchoolArgentina2644312299291411861941133840910510225139519040744 (3)-
302423261ESMT BerlinFeatured business schoolGermany3132912401531550151911361013244102236281833714172813448 (3)8.8*
313438343Stockholm School of EconomicsSweden / Russia / Latvia40232244341440237182612462802426386200101049551332 (3)8.4
32-14-Essec Business SchoolFrance / Singapore46373439312427323636412414282620 (2)-
333027302Western University: IveyCanada / China376331026926173515893912213232385331344562365818226 (3)-
34---Georgetown University: McDonoughUS3656454344254046301853316113113 (1)5.4*
353428323Kelley Executive Partners at Indiana UniversityUS35139130330830118343541133345975063041333412511030 (3)-
362924308InsperBrazil321744103610481651204625501518135939272136603181327163429 (3)-
374041396York University: SchulichCanada2813301035104064371713387535348490455610591359610530 (3)-
383132344ESCP Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance / UK / Germany / Spain / Italy3863854713444341066243774574242911280652018471419247 (3)-
394651451Melbourne Business School, Mt ElizaAustralia3415454371234942612223565234754616565319502102421539 (3)-
403632367Northwestern University: KelloggUS501328652936126370829327838114334313419127331738526 (3)-
41---Washington University: OlinUS4335414524474740453064263824656 (1)-
415055495Aalto UniversityFinland / Singapore5284283313476291167131757102710478494401270669471921 (3)4.4
434549462Vlerick Business SchoolBelgium4474114264615316473425684133410443191235273021739 (3)7.1
443844421Henley Business SchoolUK421272399354541515144696125115412203470513966957235 (3)-
454231393AGSM at UNSW Business SchoolAustralia251036103803334633034236912460612602352041223958226 (3)-
465862553University of Toronto: RotmanCanada547509321937123813352433184463711553525513622501048116 (3)-
474646460Tias Business School, Tilburg UniversityNetherlands491463439522494222157265439321106613710912161581038 (3)-
484051460University of Texas at Austin: McCombsUS5684014675013745919440317503529249640357361354918 (3)-
495148493University of St GallenSwitzerland390476535543481043115352610652502426211611349826446 (3)4.6*
50374042Politecnico di Milano School of ManagementItaly41115415571749103610905218551248941653156243618431168330 (3)-
51---Carnegie Mellon: TepperUS485356565234545943268554366498 (1)-
5242--Gordon Institute of Business Science at UPSouth Africa5194954865156410531045338358935344743821511211243929 (2)-
53555053University of Michigan: RossUS530484496384561526491284522664261360432156352131 (3)-
544845494Católica Lisbon School of Business and EconomicsPortugal4725945005356044954813465434820371254947163522361840 (3)4.5
556054567MIT: SloanUS4525555575743910636516511461769665223296552451424 (3)19.7*
56---Emory University: GoizuetaUS6351604247555642636563166266596 (1)-
565142508Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityFeatured business schoolNetherlands60452551460058562255264356064175530174251414433640 (3)-
58---Universidad de los Andes School of ManagementColumbia61585859453365584957566362236010 (1)-
59646563Porto Business School, University of PortoPortugal5545705905536503911593472677531358658462561466258 (3)-
605359571Grenoble Ecole de ManagementFrance6576966416511591244858263106276211321449317248820742 (3)3.2*
6168--Yonsei University School of BusinessSouth Korea57562654115885573114626501355458970070062158169128 (2)-
6256--Universidad Adolfo IbanezChile58461065126610662485643704701220112711213563511553015 (2)-
6354--Incae Business SchoolCosta Rica / Nicaragua7024632770356117621869160203866017608630577580647152414 (2)-
645763610USB Executive DevelopmentSouth Africa6412679699689678324639432591444946169061257470421 (3)-
656553615University of Cape Town Graduate School of BusinessSouth Africa59566267369161540166816826655155448592155431818161525 (3)-
666260633Eada Business School BarcelonaFeatured business schoolSpain624683621673687452695662641560341029136204615241052 (3)-
6769--NHH Norwegian School of EconomicsNorway68265161662763451146196715316633667246213216421561027 (2)11.7
686357634Irish Management InstituteIreland674642633641701561066362868467548135205221401335737 (3)-
69---Esan Graduate School of BusinessPeru66606863575767605770576860666412 (2)-
706661663BI Norwegian Business SchoolNorway6927036627036965477055486976876916754515381555545 (3)15.3*
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Table notes† These data are provided for information only. For schools whose main headquarters are outside the US figures are based on average dollar currency exchange rates for 2012. ‡ The first figure refers to the number of individual surveys completed by clients of the business school. The figure in brackets indicates the total number of years of survey data included in this ranking. Data are retained for those schools that participated in the 2012 or 2011 ranking but were unranked in that year. *Includes revenue from food, **Includes revenue from food and accommodation, ***Aggregate total for open and customised programmes. Although the headline ranking figures show changes in the data year to year, the pattern of clustering among the schools is equally significant. About 330 points separate the top school, Duke Corporate Education, from the school ranked number 70. The top 13 business schools, from Duke CE to Harvard Business School, form the top group of custom providers. The second group is lead by IE Business School and the third by Rotterdam School of Management. The top and bottom schools in the second group are separated by 150 points; in the third group there is a 60 point gap between top and bottom.

1. The level of interaction between client and school, the extent to which purchasers’ ideas were integrated into the programme, and the effectiveness of the school in integrating its latest research.

2. The flexibility of the course and the willingness of schools to complement their own faculty with specialists and practitioners.

3. The quality of teaching and the extent to which teaching staff worked together to present a coherent programme.

4. The relevance of skills gained to the workplace, the ease with which they were implemented, and the extent to which the course encouraged new ways of thinking.

5. The extent and effectiveness of follow-up offered after the course participants returned to their workplaces.

6. The extent to which academic and business expectations were met, and the quality of feedback from individual participants to purchasers.

7. Rating of the learning environment’s quality and convenience, and of supporting resources and facilities.

8. Purchasers’ rating of the programme’s design, teaching and materials in terms of value for money.

9. The likelihood that clients would use the same school for future customised programmes, and whether they would use the school for the same programme.

10. The percentage of clients with headquarters outside the business school’s base country and region.

11. The extent to which customised programmes have participants from more than one country.

12. The international reach of the school’s customised programme teaching.

13. The quantity and quality of programmes developed or taught in conjunction with other business schools.

14. The mix of faculty by nationality and gender.

15. The number of individual surveys completed by clients of the school. Figures in brackets indicate the total number of years of survey data included in the ranking.

16. Income from customised programmes in 2012 in $ millions, provided optionally by schools. Figures are based on average dollar currency exchange rates for 2012.

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