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Rank in 2020
Rank in 2019
Rank in 2018
Three-year average rank
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Country
Preparation[1]
Course design[2]
Teaching[3]
Faculty[4]
Participants[5]
Skills[6]
Follow-up[7]
Aims achieved[8]
Food[9]
Facilities[10]
Female participants (%)
Intl. part.[11]
Growth
Intl. location[12]
Partner schools[13]
Fac. diversity[14]
11110IMD Business SchoolSwitzerland / Singapore73441320423983442135276029037543653
26231University of Oxford: SaïdFeatured business schoolUK52314331215433331739336923503625162716
35542InseadFeatured business schoolFrance / Singapore / Abu Dhabi10582516131171101638450334331221126440
34642University of Michigan: RossUS4111211080212052111411573213838201307428
51743Stanford Graduate School of BusinessUS311316152104215610106433100423568369537
63864University of Chicago: BoothUS / Hong Kong / UK217412172717614310531403218318452442112324
71012102University of Pennsylvania: WhartonUS609210292509496110717436116201293159332
81114111HEC ParisFeatured business schoolFrance194154113184113611413220138104481126127160
981190ESMT BerlinFeatured business schoolGermany10105858010020512153422129298578421422133810
106362Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain / US2202002632221801152016016314149121452211010
11922142Columbia Business SchoolUS2071141344561168241695406201135532511293497111
122216172UCLA Anderson School of ManagementUS14621491010514101101317198510131144262671132134918666
131419151Fundação Dom CabralBrazil9260351115101041627710417123636241371321910463
14123219Washington University: OlinUS845475126174193306819511105771352477314975112
151621171Esade Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain15117818717127084411442511485492043212113147214
162123203Essec Business SchoolFrance246259151232101601281112192251664716317518251180
171415150University of Toronto: RotmanCanada12516119315120114731517463104536137054812720162
171825204Stockholm School of EconomicsSweden / Russia / Latvia164121141167264181172122260398464053919162610590
192627242University of Cambridge: JudgeUK21422102292041203152942351542423715444869749790
202733272Western University: IveyCanada / China18814102017138357301119131571941584165244722722312297
211613174London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK / UAE391230428723613439132193074315236307566414163234
222718221Henley Business SchoolUK285184213261285151255222238383523824818359496388
223039307Hult Ashridge Executive EducationUK3801910161414592261418624536103783817568151244974314
242934294Kaist College of BusinessSouth Korea135249175216196214522975431231970115548634934754
252328253SDA Bocconi School of ManagementItaly29131330435021522162310294211472425016291723281
262428261University of St GallenFeatured business schoolSwitzerland11329624631156133628020313218333395712261497302
273451377Nyenrode Business UniversiteitNetherlands263265236281040413426418353142231601211206443212714
27-31-Queen's University: SmithCanada30332725382437271829465974144925
291917221Shanghai Jiao Tong University: AntaiChina17828132512391130823137640154625226306816515411497672
293030303CeibsChina / Switzerland / Ghana2323523834093413812354453372503828282346229454121
313940372Vlerick Business SchoolBelgium378387333301445625727236428933138485592610372472
323736352Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolUK33223735319102443713414257371497254237507524975430
323845387Gordon Institute of Business Science at UPSouth Africa27745336429846128547239432101917525002185215457631
343341365NHH Norwegian School of EconomicsNorway360213321271741291321128212751845635443468497516
344044394AGSM at UNSW Business SchoolAustralia476324340246423411070135221115424495436156984971721
344448427National University of Singapore Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSingapore3514391340133610221453352543421931293214033394916200190
373525325IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain401345492446399401039843030141144113553113451814144
37456047WHU – Otto Beisheim School of ManagementGermany2510271431153417556527332321438928522253367437497605
393635371Incae Business SchoolNicaragua / Costa Rica53265655657115643638255748144766216224291321
394037390Edhec Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance57150144055233102772213835152751039342395352386
415137435ESCP Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance / UK / Spain / Italy / Germany / Poland54114122541460929123583484113581509422252616108474138
423223323Thunderbird School of Global Management at ASUUS / Russia / Switzerland / UAE52204914431548152555811456511750552136633296831482101
424348442University College Dublin: SmurfitIreland3163714214304933410621330356669423514672671313457
445357515Universidad de los Andes School of ManagementColombia5075523995334711321340160741235352412225225164128574
454043431York University: SchulichCanada555488507415375624515450314675364356162648383
464845461Eada Business School BarcelonaFeatured business schoolSpain643511587563596420481057165156443133743392240265
474754491University of British Columbia: SauderCanada608548575509360670582535243431253584303665497233
475757543Nova School of Business and EconomicsPortugal5854343723876236113654567563462046453283038184424915
49526756Rutgers Business SchoolUS461403562463413491543185285237165273386400494701
506172618Frankfurt School of Finance and ManagementGermany433521531166152255260164734734711533025416763818737
5053--University of Arizona: EllerUS34836222926332231953177134921551753363481413120497204
525047505Ipade Business SchoolMexico45359469059564244642850145145418526491219421616
525561563Tias Business School, Tilburg UniversityNetherlands4874474525116824865223710441572544641691023104228311
546559592Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityFeatured business schoolNetherlands65558114712458321760961144820619627343125836741497241
554964563Indian Institute of Management BangaloreIndia421422637422651365725705142401223624246681254744
556671644IAE Business SchoolArgentina566638735546671571167358133410361030461439448109477
5569--Copenhagen Business SchoolFeatured business schoolDenmark32947214630641670947666226265717325535675438521491502
585766603Indian Institute of Management AhmedabadIndia5186015273726615425936422733010205565127726497725
5971--Florida Atlantic University College of BusinessUS44225394194912238649641642068774659745733463497353
605768621Grenoble Ecole de ManagementFrance75266251769550746056962370455141233439174125150
615642536Aalto UniversityFinland62861562267263369950059249653654445714510111624
62---Moscow School of Management SkolkovoRussia417375615873447264323957153343
635755581Alberta School of BusinessCanada671146461452557168457661115947094574563315533321353
647265673EMLyon Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance / Morocco / China / India724681166670648155011466462075561141194193518229132719
657573712BI Norwegian Business SchoolNorway59105710481558157515916752343066534346353713664126497564
66707972Audencia Business SchoolFrance685641067365343965649106767346324221616123124497416
67677871Irish Management InstituteIreland731564593633612630733663399582514954023639497551
677475722American University in Cairo School of BusinessEgypt491570272147156011726551073360857750694155665193917353
697369700Lagos Business SchoolNigeria665696601168769366103619695623641356611275073120653
70---McGill University: DesautelsCanada63676462537474686326485127594034
71647369Kedge Business SchoolFrance69175171472944756753463872068563674107594497582
7263506210Católica Lisbon School of Business and EconomicsPortugal611772670473371270563107426906584927264383342413215
736863683Solvay Brussels School of Economics and ManagementBelgium703716654743544511688651674169135470563369104976412
747977770Politecnico di Milano School of ManagementItaly71962868971773571854127147185912407236012584497686
757669732Porto Business School, University of PortoPortugal742743740752722752691752670601049371572585615286694
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Table notesFootnotes All categories show rank numbers except "Female participants (%)", which shows the percentage. Some 300 points separate the top school from the school ranked number 75. The schools are divided into three groups, indicated by bold lines. The difference in score between schools ranked consecutively is greater within groups one and three than in group two. The top 14 schools, from IMD to Washington University: Olin form the elite group of providers of open-enrolment programmes. The second group spans 52 places from Esade Business School to Audencia Business School. The third group of 9 schools is headed by Irish Management Institute.
Footnotes

1. The provision of advanced information on content, and the participant selection process.

2. The flexibility of the course and appropriateness of class size, structure and design.

3. The extent to which teaching methods and materials were contemporary and appropriate, and included a suitable mix of academic rigour and practical relevance.

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

5. The extent to which other participants were of the appropriate managerial and academic standard, the international diversity of participants, and the quality of interaction among peers.

6. 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.

7. The level of follow-up offered after participants returned to their workplaces, and networking opportunities with fellow participants.

8. The extent to which personal and professional expectations were met, and the likelihood that participants would recommend the programme.

9. Rating of the quality of food and accommodation.

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

11. Amalgamation of the percentage of participants from outside the business school’s base country and region.

12. The extent to which programmes are run outside the school’s base country and region.

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

14. The diversity of faculty according to nationality and gender.

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