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Stanford Graduate School of Business
Stanford Graduate School of Business
518 Memorial Way
Stanford, CA 94305
t: MBA enquiries: 650 723 2766
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w: www.gsb.stanford.edu

Global MBA Rankings 2008

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank14
Rank in 20073
Rank in 20063
3 year average rank3
CountryU.S.A.
Audit year[1]2005
Alumni career progress
Salary today ($)175,766
Weighted salary (US$)519167,225
Salary percentage increase1119
Value for money rank96
Career progress rank19
Aims achieved rank3
Placement success rank12
Employed at three months (%)094 (99)
Alumni recommend rank3
Diversity
Women faculty (%)117
Women students (%)638
Women board (%)018
International faculty (%)240
International students (%)340
International board (%)425
International mobility rank62
International experience rank25
Languages[2]0
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)297
FT doctoral rank8
FT research rank04

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Stanford Graduate School of Business
Stanford University
518 Memorial Way
Stanford,
CA 94305

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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 2008 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 2007 and January 2008. The audit date denotes the year that the most recent selected survey data was subject to specified audit procedures.

2. 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 2004.

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)