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Global MBA Ranking 2014

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201491
Rank in 201364
Rank in 201286
3 year average rank480
CountryIreland
Audit year[1]2012
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)6,170103,929
Weighted salary (US$)4,715105,384
Salary percentage increase663
Value for money rank214
Career progress rank732
Aims achieved rank2098
Placement success rank584
Employed at three months (%)293 (92)
Alumni recommend rank198
Diversity
Female faculty (%)026
Female students (%)1719
Women on board (%)018
International faculty (%)150
International students (%)556
International board (%)054
International mobility rank637
International course experience rank185
Languages00
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)0100
FT doctoral rank852
FT research rank874
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 2014 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy of KPMG at mpodhy@kpmg.ca. The specified audit procedures were carried out between November and December 2013. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2010.

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)