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Programme name
Average salary ($)[1]
Salary growth (%)[2]
Careers[3]
Work exp.[4]
Aims achieved
Female faculty (%)
Female students (%)
Women on board (%)
Intl. faculty[5]
Intl students (%)
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Intl. course[7]
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12110Kellogg/HKUST Business SchoolHong Kong SAR (China)Kellogg-HKUST EMBA528,05715,043674855397902813412389733711874361010011913939.45I
25544CeibsChina / Switzerland / GhanaGlobal EMBA482,67436,1798714191220278030343643780370116471440100053569118.94I
3163HEC ParisFeatured business schoolFrance / Qatar / ChinaHEC Paris International EMBA371,78934,3608186511679122424642072383283091010001561349.36I
43230Trium: HEC Paris/LSE/NYU: SternFrance / UK / US / ChinaTrium Global EMBA420,79630,97060330321801302316300612901053410093118467139.23I
59361Tsinghua University/InseadChina / Singapore / France / UAETsinghua-Insead Dual Degree EMBA372,14866065816194182127032213049264474511119813051039.20I
611880Shanghai Jiao Tong University: AntaiChinaSJTU Antai EMBA451,74441,179123684257519791362396121211026270709407647289.44I
71411111ESCP Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance / Germany / Italy / Lebanon / Spain / UKEMBA272,85223,14278013272822380322672883383878335001000677399.48I
8129101Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain / USGlobal EMBA364,96683,4254128781510080530133628097129429104011000373119.67I
91913141InseadFeatured business schoolFrance / Singapore / UAEGlobal EMBA (GEMBA)311,88226,374467401160762201311380930881880161198185608.89I
104463EMBA-Global Asia: Columbia/HKU/LBS ‡US / UK / Hong Kong SAR (China)EMBA-Global Asia324,19214,5338513252230138142410 ‡212405510 ‡774403109701418479.04I
111225169Arizona State University: CareyChinaCarey / SNAI EMBA384,7387,130771915477279528140419596100100988340 *8422352879.48I
121612131IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpainGlobal EMBA309,03127,117461166171172240126350070181996070010004212218.74I
13814121London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUK / UAEEMBA273,37718,646611727153477812812224328408817602900990734059.49I
142216173UCLA: Anderson/National University of SingaporeUS / SingaporeUCLA-NUS EMBA320,99418,19653259178877027027916252067511160093116220208.26II
152429235CUHK Business SchoolHong Kong SAR (China)EMBA306,7089,98556341643107613144816500530359100048409902772259.19II
1676103Washington University: OlinChinaWashington University-Fudan EMBA334,69637,128598562213712304463551491221390231809701035019.35II
163428262Kellogg/WHU BeisheimGermanyKellogg-WHU EMBA237,17733,09075235111738012721963797616010842242010012853699.58II
181017153University of Oxford: SaïdFeatured business schoolUKUniversity of Oxford EMBA235,28955,3056722241713581423137124226938347073730100024133119.19II
192738280Korea University Business SchoolSouth KoreaEMBA366,52621,79791794060128106022635072005404921 *10008619059.73II
20614135EMBA-Global: Columbia/LBS ‡US / UKEMBA-Global Americas & Europe283,04134,2796917512623128122420 ‡292316700 ‡82460800961337779.17II
21-40-Fudan University School of ManagementChinaFudan EMBA389,24882967469343368271741 *9757759.33II
22-22-Singapore Management University: Lee Kong ChianSingaporeEMBA375,346477215722521336252532709839249.29II
222418211Warwick Business SchoolUKEMBA191,0525,59380510546137813733493308015672205611010002182709.06II
24-20-University of Pennsylvania: WhartonUSWharton MBA for Executives234,239633370802532213731497601001869.58II
253451376Yonsei University School of BusinessSouth KoreaEMBA350,41713,4871081750146615721132912460110007705751 *10007753279.48II
262323243National University of Singapore Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSingaporeThe NUS EMBA340,48811,37253194312277128025129061089929026108912993489.26II
272729283BI Norwegian Business School/Fudan University School of ManagementChinaBI-Fudan MBA251,69913,81111584723931075332062115367141772135108606677909.05II
283640354Columbia Business SchoolUSEMBA247,5648,473675235810008132133611705503413617640950206339.42II
292021230IMD Business SchoolSwitzerlandIMD EMBA255,20223,1344710551251770213222201980936841121110006221799.54II
303137334Imperial College Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUKEMBA174,6307,5887083407137812712505049617597521918110003422179.12II
311825256University of Cambridge: JudgeUKThe Cambridge EMBA231,03619,027622631366802200282455692674363646097035762109.06II
324547415Essec Business School/Mannheim Business SchoolFrance / Germany / SingaporeEssec & Mannheim EMBA197,07328,03565162019183793332317588421693588101010016105819.25II
324845428WU Vienna: Executive Academy/University of Minnesota: CarlsonAustriaGlobal EMBA205,67426,60864311861727903603212342551719910121091146160119.12II
342925294Duke University: FuquaUSThe Duke MBA — Global Executive195,87412,1915225719922179123047142104523535512109705271479.39II
354249424UCLA Anderson School of ManagementUSEMBA239,25124,02851137667157822623551433701899151301000452549.55II
362631313City, University of London, The Business School (formerly Cass)Featured business schoolUK / UAEEMBA186,86814,23158131446514791312478500821688570467094150545148.98II
373332343Kellogg/York University: SchulichCanadaKellogg-Schulich EMBA179,1934,27557674272412743260366305811676762160010011904299.45II
374135382HKU Business SchoolHong Kong SAR (China)HKU-Fudan MBA (International)239,05217,551102438696372024159225032201250834098041108398.74II
393839393ESMT BerlinFeatured business schoolGermanyESMT Berlin EMBA200,26412,202583311761277431364117250710672500220010004511259.54II
40404241Georgetown University: McDonoughUSEMBA197,7487,898521221644677429036131504421712526822010002627359.36II
413936392Kedge Business SchoolFrance / ChinaEMBA190,28611,434751242476107303434085005111644604219010027813048.95II
42-43-New York University: SternUSNYU Stern EMBA234,656524469722741214534375808712529.23II
435459523Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityNetherlandsEMBA148,6736,78564826491479128329428554357023059409822198478.80III
444333403University of Michigan: RossUSEMBA277,76812,26447360284227623162701213501548283409211709819.10III
4569806513Edhec Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFranceEdhec EMBA153,83623,7485611322629075132231143062739687040519837941509.55III
465356521Cornell University: Johnson/Queen's University: SmithUS / CanadaEMBA Americas194,5563,625564113458676126025128146232641034109103729539.39III
474455491University of St GallenFeatured business schoolSwitzerlandEMBA HSG181,4345,7585051213568022031610500791501150051311000608519.55III
476584657SDA Bocconi School of ManagementItalyEMBA212,74717,03750462578167033902324403911047806671 *99032619429.43III
496061579Koç University Graduate School of BusinessTurkeyEMBA271,10645,65263368989471351219616029541063078709408165598.98III
502947426University of Toronto: RotmanCanadaEMBA153,01611,91649839304017742822119451177126445148351099013573438.89III
516249544Incae Business SchoolCosta RicaEMBA180,43024,21961147319047232222582998911861191131501 *10039404859.38III
52---IBS-Moscow RanepaRussiaRussian EMBA Strategy & Leadership316,009499880635033561721505409898599.53III
5352--Indian School of BusinessIndiaPGP In Management For Senior Executives (PGPMAX)357,3643,69845283928067215020861150545933140100264710028.78III
54505754Copenhagen Business SchoolFeatured business schoolDenmarkCBS EMBA180,02414,31445577714874131223736947360199038209823305399.17III
556285679Antwerp Management SchoolBelgium / RussiaInternational EMBA186,2041,79652269215324766393348254241222369221009449161668.66III
5647--University of Cape Town Graduate School of BusinessSouth AfricaMBA specialising in Executive Management290,24111,26534114333381169330242942252391233683408548391168.69III
565144507FGV/XMU/Egade/RSM/MHBSBrazil / China / Mexico / Netherlands / USOneMBA: FGV / XMU / Egade / RSM / MHBS194,807715615336257712292311120422123510218181091265378108.90III
58---University of California at Irvine: MerageUSMBA for Executives161,500372857345363135911440942499.60III
595563598EMLyon Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFrance / Morocco / ChinaEMBA126,9526,854415282091076235132438055018085045109917254159.42III
604962570Western University: IveyCanadaIvey EMBA190,98114,3236144530641673126629322353514619783230881136274178.33III
606668651Stockholm School of EconomicsSwedenSSE MBA Executive Format132,9363,018526584269781260400373381425322251098169338159.10III
626668654University College Dublin: SmurfitIrelandUCD Smurfit EMBA145,3905,0576642119826792321231038339117955483409907017679.00III
636260623Grenoble Ecole de ManagementGeorgia / RussiaExecutive Part-Time MBA145,4333737810932983714474603353052532730291091275329187.94III
635672642University of Washington: FosterUSEMBA173,44316,3473767105732770350303243311170727860911619089.60III
636174662Kozminski UniversityFeatured business schoolPolandEMBA211,4122,748558761163277239139215017012562064608809906689.09III
66-77-University of Texas at Austin: McCombsUSTexas McCombs EMBA196,500417337423211731172830849968.87III
6674--University of ZurichSwitzerlandEMBA University of Zurich156,50825638336393987901633211500891409500472010004368519.42III
666858645Henley Business SchoolUK / Finland / Denmark / GermanyHenley EMBA — Global152,910736441146105011750481384382592755438283409328294699.17III
69-90-Tias Business School, Tilburg UniversityNetherlandsEMBA151,611513531803030404832205009695188.88III
695866643Melbourne Business SchoolAustraliaEMBA185,13113,24044114912525730311291136684392320575409605549089.03III
71-46-University of Maryland: SmithUSEMBA202,9384717547333353232598308830889.55III
72---Mannheim Business SchoolFeatured business schoolGermanyMannheim EMBA162,256372959742933602347039010051549.00III
737375743Vanderbilt University: OwenUSEMBA155,4155,84872763368627612823621111524933679096046108158.93III
747275740Emory University: GoizuetaUSEMBA185,50014,511455412455107523303321922212740071509465209719.25III
757078741HEC Lausanne, University of LausanneSwitzerlandEMBA147,5778,752419901216377125127217128306833310735010006306489.61III
768093835Frankfurt School of Finance and ManagementGermanyEMBA152,5221,62847479134515814191276200283516300834010005808099.24III
777480774University of Minnesota: CarlsonUSCarlson EMBA181,98760442354193717780273294300220221416083307841118779.29III
7889--BI Norwegian Business SchoolNorwayBI EMBA146,8462,1624758653217740310381150132914731313191080067849418.66III
79---Fordham University: GabelliUSFordham Gabelli EMBA179,95454889571385418312285408673569.32IV
798489844Rutgers Business SchoolUSRutgers EMBA198,85210,2194841313494277226436513215326150 ‡‡13822073456168209.36IV
8193--Lingnan (University) College at Sun Yat-sen UniversityChinaEMBA303,19239,95857097388467524134822011031838322198088460219.31IV
8180--Queen's University: SmithCanadaSmith EMBA, National Program155,7131,9134706427734730271377300462264400625088049158959.14IV
8385657810University of Strathclyde Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSwitzerland / Greece / UAE / Oman / Bahrain / Malaysia / SingaporeStrathclyde EMBA181,60919,462642808942642351397334960405251883408109634788.97IV
8494--Sabanci Business SchoolTurkeySabanci EMBA192,0529,8064429538456703713912640315611804240100090233299.04IV
859182862Vlerick Business SchoolBelgiumEMBA149,53418,24548948377967522812011812381294412331098187151149.10IV
867671782Neoma Business SchoolFrance / IranGlobal EMBA116,38118,0673668535482573042024450072318117502814110019221439.41IV
87707377Hult International Business SchoolUS / UK / UAEEMBA183,8346,98741117010416701364362270914953739592806309912358.68IV
88-64-Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolUKEMBA125,130596768753130255428208309593939.55IV
889293913Aalto UniversityFinlandAalto EMBA in Helsinki144,7237,89735589719773236150843031190430834092370207079.54IV
907982843Michigan State University: BroadUSBroad EMBA150,0236354876115873762342250311315910 ‡‡083408534322669.22IV
9183--Georgia State University: RobinsonUSEMBA163,6751,7753766527219751321312313342142151636084140865239.32IV
92---The Lisbon MBA Católica | NovaPortugalEMBA114,860508197693834403220080010073447.70IV
93---St Petersburg University, Graduate School of ManagementRussiaEMBA153,95563100837654171461321530 *9697418.50IV
949897961University of Utah: David EcclesUSEMBA164,9867,210430751762675132136729228025928122079146743169.04IV
95---Indian Institute of Management BangaloreIndiaPGP in Enterprise Management223,06866829965181736701883010083948.95IV
9695100970(TBS) Toulouse Business SchoolFranceEMBA97,4565,7562699111511975249229747752111161892370 *9308818189.23IV
97---University of Tennessee: HaslamUSEMBA190,00026992278362724151206808153999.71IV
988698943NHH Norwegian School of EconomicsNorwayEMBA135,2827,18833175245611724272313360372262794190 *98283257289.32IV
99---Auburn University: HarbertUSEMBA159,47541924773302526100059010059379.19IV
100---Politecnico di Milano School of ManagementItalyEMBA136,34349878169411150116677118380358.53IV
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Table notesSome 220 points separate the top programme, at the Kellogg/HKUST Business School, from the school ranked 100. The schools are divided into four tiers. Business schools in tiers l and ll score above the average for the cohort, and tiers lll and lV are below it. The difference in scores between schools ranked consecutively is greater within tiers l and lV than in tiers ll and lll. Tier l includes 13 schools from Kellogg/HKUST Business School to London Business School. Tier ll includes schools from UCLA: Anderson/National University of Singapore, ranked 14, to New York University: Stern in 42nd position. Tier lll, headed by Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, spans schools ranked 43 to 78. Tier lV includes schools from Rutgers Business School in joint 79th place to Politecnico di Milano School of Management at 100. * Programme not fully available in English. ** Data in this column are for information only and are not used in the rankings. ‡ After the deadline, Columbia submitted updated figures for female and international participants, which are respectively: 37% and 78% for EMBA-Global Asia: Columbia/HKU/LBS and 28% and 87% for EMBA-Global. These new data have not been included in the table and the overall ranking of business schools has not been recalculated. ‡‡ No data available. This table was amended on October 26 2020 to clarify that Hong Kong is an SAR within China.
Footnotes

1. The average alumni salary three years after graduation. (The 2020 EMBA ranking is based on data for alumni completing in 2017.) This figure includes alumni salary data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available.

2. The percentage increase in average alumni salary from before the EMBA to today as a percentage of the pre-EMBA salary. This figure includes data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available.

3. This is calculated according to changes in the level of seniority and the size of the company alumni are working in now versus before their EMBA. Data for the current year and the one or two preceding years are included where available.

4. This measures the previous experience of EMBA participants by examining seniority of positions held, number of years in each position, size of company, and any international work experience prior to starting the EMBA.

5. The percentage of faculty whose citizenship differs from their country of employment

6. The percentage of the board whose citizenship differs from the country in which the business school is based

7. International course experience: The percentage of classroom teaching hours that are carried out outside the country in which the business school is situated. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

8. The percentage of faculty with a doctoral degree

9. This is calculated according to the number of faculty publications in 50 international academic and practitioner journals. Points are accrued by the business school at which the author is currently employed. The total is weighted for faculty size.

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