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Northwestern University: Kellogg
Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
2211 Campus Dr.
Evanston, IL 60208
USA

Global MBA Rankings 2009

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank321
Rank in 200824
Rank in 200719
3 year average rank21
CountryU.S.A.
Audit year[1]2008
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)142,378
Weighted salary (US$)6,999142,645
Salary percentage increase5103
Value for money rank93
Career progress rank34
Aims achieved rank11
Placement success rank5
Employed at three months (%)>196[2]
Alumni recommend rank4
Diversity
Women faculty (%)218
Women students (%)034
Women board (%)07
International faculty (%)045
International students (%)035
International board (%)06
International mobility rank64
International experience rank36
Languages[3]0
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)195
FT doctoral rank11
FT research rank817

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Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Donald P. Jacobs Center
2001 Sheridan Rd
Evanston, IL 60208

Further Information

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Footnotes

1. KPMG reported on the results of obtaining evidence and applying specified audit procedures relating to selected survey data provided for the Financial Times 2009 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy and Patrick Gaudet of KPMG by e-mail at pgaudet@kpmg.ca. The specified audit procedures were carried out between November 2008 and December 2008. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

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3. These schools run additional courses for MBA students for which additional language skills are required. These figures are included in the calculations for the ranking but are not represented on the table to avoid confusion.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2005.

Strengths and weaknesses

Alumni ratings for different aspects of the programme (average), where 1 = poor and 10 = excellent

International Mobility

Alumni who moved countries following their programme (per cent)

Company internships

Alumni who completed a company internship and received a job offer from the host company (per cent)

Importance of aims when taking an MBA

Alumni importance ratings for different programme aims (average), 1 = not important, 10 = very important

Aims achieved by taking the MBA

Achievement of programme aims (per cent)

Current job title

Alumni job titles three years after graduation (per cent)

Current company size (employees)

Size of company of employment three years after graduation (per cent)

Current sector

Sector of employment three years after graduation (per cent)