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Rice University: Jones
Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Rice University.
P.O. Box 2932
MS 531
Houston, TX 77252-2932
t: 713.348.4918 or 888.844.4773

Global MBA Rankings 2010

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank944
Rank in 200953
Rank in 200864
3 year average rank54
Audit year[1]2008
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)2,816114,070
Weighted salary (US$)4,768114,070
Salary percentage increase4105
Value for money rank89
Career progress rank96
Aims achieved rank27
Placement success rank25
Employed at three months (%)>783[2]
Alumni recommend rank47
Women faculty (%)123
Women students (%)532
Women on board (%)018
International faculty (%)123
International students (%)135
International board (%)44
International mobility rank77
International experience rank83
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)293
FT doctoral rankn/a
FT research rank416

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Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Management
Rice University.
P.O. Box 2932
MS 531
TX 77252-2932

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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 of KPMG by e-mail at The specified audit procedures were carried out between October 2009 and November 2009. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

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Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2006.

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)