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University of Strathclyde Business School logo
University of Strathclyde Business School
University of Strathclyde Business School
199 Cathedral Street
Glasgow G4 OQU
UK

Global MBA Rankings 2008

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank30
Rank in 2007-
Rank in 2006-
3 year average rank-
CountryU.K.
Audit year[1]2004
Alumni career progress
Salary today ($)113,071
Weighted salary (US$)113,071
Salary percentage increase143
Value for money rank1
Career progress rank37
Aims achieved rank98
Placement success rank99
Employed at three months (%)93 (65)
Alumni recommend rank96
Diversity
Women faculty (%)35
Women students (%)29
Women on board (%)45
International faculty (%)24
International students (%)91
International board (%)55
International mobility rank60
International experience rank40
Languages[2]0
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)70
FT doctoral rank6
FT research rank88

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Strathclyde Business School (SBS) is Scotland’s premier business school, an innovative and entrepreneurial organisation with a socially progressive ethos. Defining and influencing business and management education as part of a leading, international technological University. SBS holds triple accreditation from AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB, and has established MBA centres in the Middle East, SE Asia and Europe.

University of Strathclyde Business School

University of Strathclyde Business School

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)