1. Average alumnus salary three years after graduation, US$ PPP equivalent.
2. Percentage increase in alumnus salary in the past three years: between their salary on graduation in 2013 and current salary.
3. Calculated according to alumni’s salary increase, fees and other costs.
4. Progression in the alumni’s level of seniority and the size of company they now work for, versus three years ago on graduation.
5. The extent to which alumni rate the online delivery of live teaching sessions, other teaching materials and online exams.
6. The extent to which alumni rate the interaction between students, teamwork and the availability of faculty.
7. Percentage of female faculty.
8. Percentage of female students on the MBA programme.
9. Percentage of faculty whose citizenship differs from their country of employment.
10. Percentage of current MBA students whose country of residence differs from the country the school is located in.
11. Percentage of the board whose citizenship differs from the country in which the business school is situated.
12. Calculated according to whether alumni’s citizenship and work locations pre-MBA, on graduation and three years after graduation differ from each other.
13. Percentage of full-time faculty with a doctoral degree.
14. Calculated according to the number of articles published by a school’s current full-time faculty members in 50 academic and practitioner journals between January 2014 and December 2016. The rank combines the absolute number of publications with the number weighted relative to the faculty’s size.
15. The average amount of time students take to complete the programme.
16. Percentage of programme teaching materials that is delivered online.
17. The maximum amount of time students have to complete the programme.
18. The percentage of coursework completed online.
19. The percentage of examinations that are completed online.