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Global MBA Rankings 2012

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201294
Rank in 201155
Rank in 201074
3 year average rank474
CountryUK
Audit year[1]2012
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)9,46391,718
Weighted salary (US$)9,46391,718
Salary percentage increase2861
Value for money rank17
Career progress rank34
Aims achieved rank86
Placement success rank91
Employed at three months (%)1468 (84)
Alumni recommend rank90
Diversity
Women faculty (%)126
Women students (%)335
Women board (%)645
International faculty (%)759
International students (%)691
International board (%)435
International mobility rank32
International experience rank76
Languages1
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)588
FT doctoral rank1832
FT research rank89

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Calendar

  • Feb 28th
    QS World Grad School Tour, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Mar 1st
    Tirthankar Roy (LSE): Law, Colonialism, and Development: How the three were related in India and why it matters
  • Mar 2nd
    Miguel Delgado (University of Carlos III of Madrid): paper title tbc
  • Mar 2nd
    QS World Grad School Tour, Athens, Greece
  • Mar 4th
    QS World Grad School Tour, London, UK
  • Mar 8th
    Patrizio Lecca (European Commission): Long-term social, economic and fiscal effects of immigration into the EU
  • Mar 8th
    International Women's Day - Professor Mark Learmonth: 'Whistle While You Work'
  • Mar 9th
    Dong Lou (London School of Economics): paper title tbc
  • Mar 15th
    Frédérique Bec (University of Cergy): Do Experts Forecast Rationally? A theoretical and empirical assessment of the role of information observation and forecast adjustement costs
  • Mar 16th
    Howard Kung (London Business School): paper title tbc
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 2012 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 2011. 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 2008.

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)