Discover the Top Business Schools in the World

London: Which are the best Business Schools in the world considering Employability, Entrepreneurship and Alumni Outcomes, Thought-Leadership, Diversity and other factors? QS Quacquarelli Symonds, international business school specialists with nearly three decades’ sectoral experience, have recently released a new annual portfolio of four business Master’s rankings.

At the global levels, HEC Paris (France) was crowned as the best institute in Masters in Management Rankings category, followed by London Business School (UK) at number two and ESADE (Spain) at number three.


The suite includes a first-of-its-kind global evaluation of the best schools at which to study a Master’s in Business Analytics, alongside two new specialized Master’s rankings (Master’s in Management and Master’s in Finance), and a new Global MBA Ranking offering unique insight into the relationship between business school choice and entrepreneurship. The portfolio seeks to respond to intensifying international interest in specialized business Masters programs.

Nunzio Quacquarelli, QS’s CEO, said: “Nearly three decades of close interaction with the business education sector have left us strongly-placed to provide the insights of most value to aspiring MBA students. We’re confident that our new portfolio offers a novel, needed perspectives on business school performance, and that our student audience will find the granular data complimentary to that provided by other sources.”

Master’s in Business Analytics

QS World University Rankings 2018: Master’s in Business Analytics (Top 5)
1MIT (Sloan) – Masters of Business AnalyticsUnited States
2Texas (McCombs) – Master of Science in Business AnalyticsUnited States
3USC (Marshall) – Master of Science in Business AnalyticsUnited States
4Minnesota (Carlson) – Master of Science in Business AnalyticsUnited States
5Melbourne – Master of Business AnalyticsAustralia
Source: QS Quacquarelli Symonds 2004-2017 

Master’s in Management (MIM)

QS World University Rankings 2018: Master’s in Management (Top 5)
1HEC Paris – MSc Strategic ManagementFrance
2London Business School – Masters in ManagementUnited Kingdom
3ESADE – MSc in International ManagementSpain
4ESSEC – Strategy & Management of International BusinessFrance
5Imperial – MSc in ManagementUnited Kingdom
© QS Quacquarelli Symonds 2004-2017 

Master’s in Finance

QS World University Rankings 2018: Master’s in Finance (Top 5)
1London Business School – MSc in Finance United Kingdom
2MIT (Sloan) – Master of FinanceUnited States
3HEC Paris – Master in International FinanceFrance
4Oxford (Said) – MSc Financial EconomicsUnited Kingdom
5UC Berkeley (Haas) – Master of Financial EngineeringUnited States
Source: QS Quacquarelli Symonds 2004-2017 


Global MBA 2018

QS World University Rankings 2018: Global MBA (Top 5)
1HarvardUnited States
3HEC ParisFrance
4StanfordUnited States
5London Business SchoolUnited Kingdom
Source:  QS Quacquarelli Symonds 2004-2017 

QS adopt a unique methodology for this rankings suite, combining proprietary data with indicators not used for any other MBA ranking: emphases are employability and entrepreneurship. The five metrics used are:

  • Employability, utilizing over 40,000 responses to the world’s largest employer survey;
  • Entrepreneurship and Alumni Outcomes – an indicator not found in any other comparable table;
  • Return on Investment;
  • ThoughtLeadership;
  • Diversity

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