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Global MBA Rankings 2001

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Total score
Salary today ($)[1]
Weighted sal. ($)[2]
Salary inc. (%)[3]
Value (ratio)[4]
Value[4]
Careers (index)[5]
Careers[6]
Aims achieved[7]
Aims achieved (%)
Placements (index)[8]
Placements[9]
Employment[10]
Recommends[11]
Wom. faculty[12]
Wom. students[13]
Wom. board[14]
Intl. faculty[15]
Intl. students[16]
Intl. board[17]
Intl. mobility (index)[18]
Intl. mobility[18]
Intl. course (index)[19]
Intl. course[19]
Languages
PhD faculty[20]
FT doctoral rating
FT doctoral rank
FT research rating
Research[21]
112University of Pennsylvania: WhartonU.S.A.76.1162,6102,142151,7149,42322522.85062163478948831711612826225946104012344918500100010019122
211Harvard Business SchoolU.S.A.75.3173,120294164,1528,75121652.75778310838726100131913221632251134426139430-01007471810014
303Stanford Graduate School of BusinessU.S.A.73.0168,3189,091171,31813,81420662.56959213079872699121504111164276290170237357909287648549
426University of Chicago: BoothU.S.A.70.3157,87210,739143,93513,517245213.0353866347890149628111266703343103625682243097256148636
505Columbia Business SchoolU.S.A.69.9157,7756,733140,8869,515251242.94047411582901495591603519345029037729561554094536347254
624MIT: SloanU.S.A.68.5149,9343,862148,9862,45120022.665582340778823954716127011629335225214437973010006887086
729InseadFeatured business schoolFrance67.8129,27213,313127,19013,382143194.1455268848823983517124431830902714952145729831557462411
808London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.65.4115,5772,237113,5384,447160142.47750326273795296468223111764386425681749151971471863112
927Northwestern University: KelloggU.S.A.64.8134,3413,692130,1014,137192102.66550322980901410004240320104220332105354762100100568853197
10313New York University: SternU.S.A.63.6127,2553,609119,7808,22720462.5694447767089199171518240114842832120344922430965737621224
11011IMDSwitzerland61.9130,3675,134126,6562,44912024.06728218194896015942002296195172310014020096208222536
12214UCLA: AndersonU.S.A.60.7131,4942,275125,3966,41318462.8505130347895791714151272812782401012181322909864621691016
13215Dartmouth College: TuckU.S.A.60.5152,79917,332148,39316,332209252.7574936218197310021714431119120528213015891457095008249221
14212University of California at Berkeley: HaasU.S.A.60.3126,7809,445124,66511,012171233.0355625218182439711316131511130431153285924380100036347087
15510Cornell University: JohnsonU.S.A.58.4117,507330116,42679219712.5694936307991139552426627214101462215381384477509401557551711
16016University of Michigan: RossU.S.A.57.6113,1061,644108,00575817122.2934543347896410001026626227112203333821812438095439287165
17421Carnegie Mellon: TepperU.S.A.57.1105,7592,436104,7071,554177122.56948397670901410033013429480355414170315519209456112522030
18117Duke University: FuquaU.S.A.57.0113,524485111,5142,08117852.388308015829649541125541615626731026276223420906214761141
19019Western University: IveyCanada56.798,0702,98497,5361,03817734.21337638672709622216225490351424162721124380960205037344
20218Yale School of ManagementU.S.A.56.6123,0461,593119,8504,520210112.4774543685785799231110283763021334513351677093767440305
21223University of North Carolina: Kenan-FlaglerU.S.A.55.3111,9214,008106,75582416562.757239021819212962191813351221811292752664126501003462159155
22319University of Virginia: DardenU.S.A.54.6121,736681120,0942,37419982.94039632181843794512225285111922637722773031094187029410
23831University of Maryland: SmithU.S.A.53.292,21644488,5055,12215713.129347362738437995601713736011838730256829001000392871628
24125Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain53.191,69561884,7863,685184172.388661276708243961238124372182634706641843171951185238523
24832University of Texas at Austin: McCombsU.S.A.53.194,6803,38494,9151,708155292.9402588347883419911823422322142192887522776770991987243266
24327Vanderbilt University: OwenU.S.A.53.1107,68611,223106,98411,057189322.8503963158282439603316128082112332822373874097396743267
27229Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityFeatured business schoolNetherlands52.680,3601,35879,36848412342.757444769726879960342062413030365922303088482409055015107016
28735Emory University: GoizuetaU.S.A.52.5112,26310,385104,12915,931171143.129435145768243952392723001022373321031491107008614082561622
29128Georgetown University: McDonoughU.S.A.52.4116,0071,098112,3824,037177172.47738661582766495241211332132271392422664639094208222538
29433University of Rochester: SimonU.S.A.52.495,4466,93290,5907,413179112.477454321817857990491732711943445502826404209609417165629411
31724IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain52.288,8519,72188,4769,80514302.7576612307910019808731539314439465177616319668164208248314
32newUniversity of Southern California: MarshallU.S.A.52.199,66199,6611602.5693473218184379869133553021514916111010021475121
33726Washington University: OlinU.S.A.51.999,7502,918100,2063,70418142.47729837670882393651186233141383138800285916520972145936368
34newUniversity of Oxford: SaïdU.K.51.5103,531103,5311543.5145228697258948053102531386137410194909013621070
351045York University: SchulichCanada51.377,6635,41976,8056,70715273.321357172716879962472324011724614711408553189209901852136510
36743Alliance Manchester Business SchoolU.K.51.093,5374,19490,7256,587154392.7573376407781499422622132611402617447061227860713402658124
371249McGill University: DesautelsCanada50.973,9357,56178,0655,672140263.61043514077824394435279310666323540333562827320933136220579
381622University of California at Irvine: MerageU.S.A.50.497,0191,26290,3775,332138192.1975032836987269716934334411236724113913965790932214762124
39948SDA BocconiItaly49.887,7536,20795,1922,442156472.85054276273805110004131428012292410775333253628034254328921
401959Warwick Business SchoolU.K.49.581,5848,49281,5338,32887193.61064144077609199111935835340132685810202503455131878782367774
41635Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolU.K.49.3104,468401105,5372,25211363.6105130457689191000212114211503730454124431364657120528343687424
422365AGSM at UNSW Business SchoolFeatured business schoolAustralia48.685,08774080,3135,941155763.03530803478964960372152128116438196622771265099994026393121
421329Indiana University: KelleyU.S.A.48.695,03865798,9452,24014992.47745434576872699625202207706038131117871167073264125422816
42438Purdue University: KrannertU.S.A.48.688,4693,72088,64020,518104262.47764141917172100438241124263483958190956283626010001459274729
451134University of South Carolina: MooreU.S.A.48.578,9964,70978,5243,638160192.38841605874717272123932173268511234663433943170909501526486
46541University of Toronto: RotmanCanada48.495,2147,90894,5618,300166343.514278638685331001528296294723312121871325338709681459245113
47047SMU: CoxU.S.A.48.398,95499195,5973,79016062.2936118685834195360324321821222726359937220912082373412
482270HKUST Business SchoolChina48.057,45060557,45060594332.4777100101488726961692704572517871245456679910010100100967383329
48-University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUS40.075,11270,7251272.47740629660785796492136111448026643870987464425
501337University of Edinburgh Business SchoolU.K.47.886,2911,41986,0711,090120123.51428848568609197381-was 23-was 26-was 33-was 41-was 79-was 22------was 74---9324
51843Arizona State University: CareyU.S.A.47.795,8129,59496,7482,506143342.9404839876668799605617428030209420008149129001000264142286
52250HEC ParisFrance47.698,6528,827100,2847,32811032.850792896575679723212132911313160932156025342817342254338523
53152Babson College: OlinU.S.A.47.494,3032,08394,0372,103164262.2934936457677629314427036918013234410027622047090008216623
531340Rice University: JonesU.S.A.47.4101,10513,777101,10513,77716322.85036695874863199144242311511272123321811920955082254913
551045Thunderbird School of Global ManagementU.S.A.47.382,6434,21881,4834,809149332.75752286972658380729307296611333682117143391362187908217608
5556Wake Forest University: BabcockU.S.A.47.389,07788,0021852.56942581083766496731325120284188517510950823040
57562University of Iowa: TippieU.S.A.47.177,5371,87673,9006,813164282.9403473767073691002821833110113132438072568155409696294029411
58256Melbourne Business SchoolAustralia47.095,29613,67594,27410,835125513.5143866537544999235625722785371342800354781508787116521567
59newUniversity of British Columbia: SauderCanada46.868,42768,4271093.32142581582658393661238107054104339273209226412941
601941University College Dublin: SmurfitIreland46.594,2863,32591,67559213424.06435162734310010008720223101242094135917211579072577328928
61768ESCP EuropeFeatured business schoolFrance46.488,94072183,4012,6037552.38869101083776279144196273913214862701193337221808008228920
61newUniversity of Minnesota: CarlsonU.S.A.46.486,11586,1151112.477169576708533965220239283322568313009038325418
6350University of Miami School of Business AdministrationU.S.A.46.382,61381,1691452.7574351956178578847183023203602373484010034362846
641074Esade Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpain46.269,4893,70469,7639,597122112.0997455375948100066173287141426105924343681669717978106609337
651154Imperial College Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.46.284,88994882,1623,1239082.9403571946261879805321037327238348172727612211670902661011689
66newTulane University: FreemanU.S.A.46.196,75896,7581471.81013669866770759679162952039224724840986742941
67newEdhec Business SchoolFrance45.880,35980,359902.9403178627361878797334306687608082732150082093
67newInstitut für Europäische Politik (IEP)France45.883,24383,243763.7962168369843710097252520506020562839211100870874
67newTexas A & M University: MaysU.S.A.45.879,04280,5991604.1426877670863198662422382781491136208939281859
70373Nyenrode Business UniversiteitNetherlands45.682,78610,52478,20514,119108313.1296118627376649227392231402273741701287513620737347909327
701159University of Georgia: TerryU.S.A.45.684,3203,65789,744123148343.1292884727160919536317338130071232003351096075754718235230
72369University of Pittsburgh: KatzU.S.A.45.579,3144,55877,5516,741109283.514435172717567972772473033011255222222956253609797333935377
73766City University: CassU.K.45.484,0603,94179,6175,980118283.3213963537566829426314426016839958032125926155406969422438557
73964University of Notre Dame: MendozaU.S.A.45.486,3251,09387,22325314223.321435121817270975691742831215129412285957909292082343930
75471Brigham Young University: MarriottU.S.A.45.178,4971,26979,515260194454.2144473079795279136071156412118100208410700989808213654
762056Case Western Reserve University: WeatherheadU.S.A.44.881,42573177,7035,89311972.19743514576795297169162320180222422001885165209696343635375
772255Michigan State University: BroadU.S.A.44.574,4191,09069,9703,35910792.099129845768533972531622732022240360295638701001006511472316
773839Pennsylvania State University: SmealU.S.A.44.580,2173,17180,3553,97612292.66531784576853394336214355510113325002277192076174523393114
79newUniversity of Arizona: EllerU.S.A.44.377,40677,4061172.66561186273795295632645169143266409609450152253
80newMcMaster University: DeGrooteCanada44.272,70472,7041462.85099989659311968718430304006319484088870677
812952Ashridge Executive Education at HultU.K.43.9123,5981,510116,02112,263128123.8850325874697696056321212862633260745362146011208277619
82newNottingham University Business SchoolU.K.43.661,07061,0701043.51414979264795246873641332672335926145706720502549
8275Egade Business SchoolMexico43.672,82372,8231513.4204160995389199541272731472421004317196380289
841767College of William & Mary: MasonU.S.A.43.586,76148281,8217,89115642.9402292108378578311821923638117633761998775010010008214645
851372University of Bradford School of ManagementU.K.43.170,6901,17571,1977791173.2264741407761879505928435018014562727949355214068683832107043
85-Tias Business SchoolNetherlands-81,99681,996892.940100138698210092-3422-832271138431-082--
85newUniversity of Strathclyde Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.43.171,09871,098882.5697455874618797874034141359069151457038764581
87newQueen's University: SmithCanada42.994,08794,0871403.6102489884717293271827111372616880960871754677
88newLeeds University Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.42.752,13352,1331173.12921948965697686921939821888681657907325431760
89newNational University of Singapore Business SchoolSingapore42.552,11457,9561223.32130801005182439082183629458014149135270909671662
902763Lancaster University Management SchoolU.K.42.066,8272,32770,3774,4587643.226229253755894901077215311311182731887014107007272591367761
91newENPC School of International ManagementFrance41.870,29970,299742.4771695457663856297142508685278363722171082093
92newUniversity of OtagoNew Zealand41.367,73167,7311233.0355921290489886962826036430631914570511754093
93newEMLyon Business SchoolFrance41.274,47674,476823.03568115375891980761921020270612237221693928973
94newIpade Business SchoolMexico41.181,75580,0161912.29375497578149887542130882013962243140082093
95newUniversity of AlbertaCanada40.864,49364,493892.38858237271697693821536175429133253243809913622057
96newUniversity of Bath School of ManagementU.K.40.163,46963,469742.56944479363589495822541191969253844481608625431267
97newTrinity College DublinIreland39.776,15576,155772.940728876657971009225340347305432192067577385
98newConcordia University: MolsonCanada39.567,85664,1511063.12921011083628691791840136942023731167186577483
99newCoppeadBrazil38.572,57971,9511374.2123901582901485973121000015892635175674093
100newBI Norwegian Business SchoolNorway38.158,97858,978743.226737975741101879718425036450443720470862811168
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Footnotes

1. The average alumni salary three years after graduation. (The 2006 ranking surveyed the MBA class that graduated in 2002). This figure includes alumni salary data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available. The figure is NOT used in the ranking.

2. The average alumni salary today with adjustment for salary variations between industry sectors. This figure includes data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available.

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

4. This is calculated using the salary earned by alumni today, course length, fees and other costs, including the opportunity cost of not working for the duration of the course.

5. 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 MBA. Data for the current year and the one or two preceding years are included where available. This is presented as an index.

6. 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 MBA. Data for the current year and the one or two preceding years are included where available.

7. The extent to which alumni fulfilled their goals or reasons for doing an MBA.

8. Alumni who used the careers service at their business school were asked to rank its effectiveness in their job search. This figure includes data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available. This is presented as an index.

9. Alumni who used the careers service at their business school were asked to rank its effectiveness in their job search. This figure includes data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available.

10. The percentage of the most recent graduating class that had found employment or accepted a job offer within three months of graduation. The figure in brackets is the percentage of the class on which the school was able to provide employment data.

11. Alumni were asked to name three business schools from which they would recruit MBA graduates. The ranking is calculated according to the number of votes received by each school. Data for the current year and the one or two preceding years are included where available.

12. Percentage of female faculty.

13. Percentage of female students.

14. Percentage of female members of the advisory board.

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

16. The percentage of students whose citizenship differs from the country in which they are studying.

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

18. This is calculated by analysing the employment movements of alumni between the time prior to their MBA and graduation and also, the time between graduation and today.

19. Weighted average of four criteria that measure international exposure during the MBA programme.

20. The percentage of faculty with a doctoral degree.

21. This is calculated according to the number of faculty publications in 40 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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