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Global MBA Rankings 2003

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank453
Rank in 200249
Rank in 200147
3 year average rank50
Audit year-
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)817101,328
Weighted salary (US$)2,640101,328
Salary percentage increase10170
Value for money ratio1.9
Value for money rank92
Career progress rank46
Aims achieved rank20
Placement success rank60
Employed at three months (%)2269
Alumni recommend rank73
Women faculty (%)124
Women students (%)127
Women on board (%)213
International faculty (%)113
International students (%)420
International board (%)26
International mobility rank87
International experience rank58
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)292
FT doctoral rank81
FT research rank343