MBA Rankings

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Compare MBA rankings from the Financial Times, Economist and Bloomberg BusinessWeek and filter MBA programs according to class size, course length, average GMAT and other criteria. This table compiles data for full-time MBAs - if you've got questions about other programs why not use the Search box or browse the news stories.

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InstitutionFT 2015Economist 2014BW Ranking (US & Non-US) 2014 Applicants per year (% admitted)Class size% Inter'l Students% FemaleCourse Length (Months)% Employed Graduates% Salary IncreaseAvg GMATCourse FeeApplication DeadlineAccredited
IESE Business School 758180428080261990153683USD 100,516October (January, March, June)AMBAEQUIS
City University: Cass Business School 4554808845129286640GBP 36,000RollingAMBAEQUIS
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) 11841768020143301894150600For Chinese (including Taiwan, HK and Macau) participants: RMB 258000 For international participants: USD48,000November (February, April)EQUIS
University of Exeter Business School 232 (23%)30-35544112 months (full-time), 30 months (Executive)£22,500August every yearAMBA EQUIS
ESSEC Business School 3012EUR 38,000October, January, March, MayAASCBEQUIS
Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) 5082419829129488640USD 42,220RollingAMBAEQUIS
Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) 309082452494160624HK$459600November (January, March)AACSB
HEC Paris 16412200903512 or 16 Full-time 18-24 Part-time90685EUR 52,000RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
IE Business School 123621776 (33%)87301992139685USD 69,700rollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Copenhagen Business School (CBS) 35 - 4590401280620EUR 43,000RollingAACSB AMBA EQUIS
Grenoble Ecole de Management 75228 (32%)7694251292550EUR 29, 300RollingAMBAEQUIS
INSEAD 4185102432109596701EUR 62,500September, November, January, March, April, June, AugustAMBAEQUIS
Hult International Business School 55211764 (41%)7594331288122610USD 69,800March 15 and May 10. Then rolling applicationsAMBA
The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) 9078590 (45%)9947402185103647USD 90,000November (December, January, March)AASCB
Bologna Business School 8948129727,000 Euro VAT Free15/04/2015 (round 1) - 15/06/2015 (round 2) - 30/06/2015 (round 2 for EU graduates)
Imperial College Business School 342336565491291642GBP 39,000RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
ESADE Business School 1924191672812, 15, or 189168670__RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
EMLYON Business School 71124 (29%)317723128169640EUR 35,900RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
AGSM MBA Programs 75608015168690652USD 68,160June (October, August)AACSBEQUIS
University of British Columbia: Sauder 81856931167781658CAD $44,760 domestic - $57,250 InternationalAASCBEQUIS
Aston Business School 87361 (61%)609330128985620USD 36, 670JulyAACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of California at Irvine: Merage 4331813 (32%)1953530219297668USD 36,342.50 - 45,917.50November (December, February, April)AACSB
University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT) 52792833118790581USD 16,000 (domestic)OctoberAMBAEQUISEFMD
Melbourne Business School (MBS) 904027259808023129178670USD 64,000 April (international) - May (domestic)EQUIS
Open University Business School (OUBS) 24640GBP 14,000 - 19,000CallAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Stanford Graduate School of Business 49437038342192129721USD 106,236October (January, April)AACSB
EGADE - Tecnologico de Monterrey 8517500USD 28,620June (October, August)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
National University of Singapore Business School (NUS) 3122
Harvard Business School (HBS) 1689134 (11%)90334391893122724USD 51,200October (January, April)AACSB
TiasNimbas Business School 341287550EUR 37,400RollingAMBA
BI Norwegian School of Management 302018600NOK 340,000RollingEQUIS
Korea University Business School
University of Hong Kong School of Business & Economics 2763611268421692121662HKD 399,000RollingAACSBEQUIS
University of Miami School of Business 432 (45%)1932938216296638USD 60,955March (April, May, June)AACSB
Yale School of Management 171962823 (19%)47539362191124719USD 109,956October, January, MarchAACSB
University of Alberta 86275 (42%)1424730167585610USD 25, 900 - USD 48, 950April (March*) *China-NigeriaAACSB
University of Arizona: Eller 263 (50%)10519402165100624USD 41,581May (July, October)AACSB
University of Rochester: Simon 855838187336352312189129667USD 43,737October (November, January, March, May)AACSB
Queen's University: Queen's School of Business 86104531665$75,000AASCBEQUIS
University of Edinburgh Business School 795539644129563608GBP 24,500Call (Rolling?)AMBAEQUIS
University of Buffalo School of Management 39
MIT Sloan School of Management 812144490 (13%)79051382292120710USD 103,797October (January)AACSB
Fudan University School of Management 55
University of Chicago: Booth 9134169 (22%)116044352189109719USD 109,272October (January, April)AACSB
University of Washington Business School: Foster School of Business 513037558 (44%)2482734219190674USD 52,680October (November, January*, March *Final International deadline)AACSBEQUIS
University College Dublin: Smurfit 73634550301210070606EURO 29,500December (March, May, July)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Texas at Austin: McCombs 4032232253 (25%)5342428218993692USD 64,980 (domestic)November (January, April)AACSB
Brigham Young University: Marriott (BYU) 27330 (52%)30914112088118670USD 10,600RollingAACSB
Warwick Business School (WBS) 3837350 (28%)709127129594620USD 36,090RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Georgia: Terry College of Business 50200 (41%)50183022626USD 13,784 - USD 31,154October (December, January*, March**) *International **Space-avaliabilityAACSB
University of Oxford: Said Business School 22697247962812692AMBAEQUIS
Pennsylvania State University: Smeal College of Business 866140487 (32%)18643322178125650USD 45,708December (February*, April**) *International **DomesticAACSB
Hong Kong UST Business School (HKUST) 1462189974331698144663USD 67,350November (December, March)AACSB
Manchester Business School 3526525 (43%)14589221881116640USD 53,756November (December, January, February, March, April, May, June*, July**) *international deadline **UK+EU DeadlineAACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of North Carolina: Kenan-Flagler 3935121873 (58%)5773425128592689USD 14,274October (December, January, March)AACSB
University of Texas, Dallas - Jindal School of Management 41
Temple University- Fox School of Business 57
Western University: Ivey 97114327321288650CDN 79,500 (domestic)EQUIS
Macquarie Graduate School of Management 68498187261210058640USD 54362May
Boston University School of Management 781322 (30%)3113834218798684USD 81,696November (January, February)AACSB
University of Saint Gallen, Business School 67599528129368CHF 56,500Oct 01, Dec 01, Feb 01, Apr 01, Jun 01AASCBEQUIS
European Business School (EBS) 58716EUR 32,500June
Indian School of Business (ISB) 33132331052912100177714USD 42255Rolling
International University of Monaco 62 (60%)2410471USD 36000December (February, March, April, June)AMBA
University of Toronto: Rotman 53111145 (44%)53743392085101642USD 78,903November (February, April)AACSB
Texas A & M University: Mays 42554 (27%)13323211693134647USD 31,062 (domestic)November (January, February, April)AACSB
Carnegie Mellon: Tepper 3622101544 (24%)42240292188109686USD 109,600October (January, March, April*, June*) *for American citizens onlyAACSB
Concordia University Molson School of Business 20
Monash University 218 (14%)8103024USD 61,260- 64,496JanuaryAMBAEQUIS
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM) 2648204267 (0%)762762296140USD 45,000February (April, June, August, September)EQUIS
Nyenrode Business Universiteit 88 (53%)25903012585EUR 32,500May (July*, August**) *Visa-required students **EU StudentsAMBAEQUIS
Cranfield School of Management 455313532747530128788646GBP rollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
University of California at Berkeley: Haas 107194064 (12%)4944229219191700USD 83,360October (December, January, March)AACSB
IMD Business School 20219441 (12%)909728119178668USD 92,019February (April, June, August, September)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
EADA 4609248128069625EUR 30,500rollingAMBAEQUIS
SMU: Cox School of Business 7632512 (37%)1282222228190643USD 45,680November (January, March, April)AACSB
Henley Business School 342612640GBP February, August AASCBAMBAEQUIS
University of Minnesota: Carlson 835336538 (41%)712431218896686USD 33, 230 - 45,000December (February)AACSB
University of Florida: Hough 48217 (24%)1182030217995678USD 24,908 (domestic)November (December*, January**, February*) *International **USAACSB
SDA Bocconi School of Management 263914420 (38%)11583281281120660USD 55,065RollingAMBAEQUIS
Incae Business School
The Lisbon MBA 36
College of William and Mary: Mason
Brandeis University: International Business School 2076961362299600USD 38,994November (February, April)AACSB
Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Antai 555024660RMB 238, 000MayAMBAEQUIS
Arizona State University: Carey 7650429 (32%)1672427217884674USD 47,442October (December, February, April)AACSB
Rice University: Jones 433325715 (25%)22225272292117673USD 92,964November (January, February, April, June)AACSB
Durham Business School 79772909319135128661600JulyAMBAEQUIS
University of California, Los Angeles 11
Thunderbird School of Global Management 440 (81%)4407527165289618USD 89,245December (February, April, June, August, October, November) RollingAACSB
The University of York: Schulich 4124843 (26%)59183341685100500USD 50,000February (rolling after depending on avaliability)
UCLA: Anderson School of Management 2513183041 (29%)73232282186108710USD 81,996October (January, April)AACSB
University of Michigan: Ross 312092929 (25%)94233312086101703USD 90,378October (January, March)AACSB
Cornell University: Johnson 2823132276 (23%)95239302285116708USD 49,272October (November, January, March)AACSB
Vlerick Business School 94435878828127488660EURO 31,500October (November, February, March, June, August)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Virginia: Darden 323201823 (26%)63930292192109677USD 90,000October (January, March)AACSB
University of Notre Dame: Mendoza 894529938 (37%)13420222287104685USD 44,000September (November, January, February, March)AACSB
Purdue University: Krannert 4843756 (35%)10858232189112635USD 20,286November (January, March, May)AACSB
Bradford University School of Management 80922791GBP RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
Michigan State University: Eli Broad College of Business 2433508 (36%)17634202184101638USD 49,870 (domestic)November (January, March, April, June)AACSB
McGill University: Desautels Faculty of Management 10015392 (32%)567628209897666USD 69,500March
University of Wisconsin 705644590 (30%)1119242191109680USD 43,037November (February, March, April and beyond depending space avaliabiityAACSB
University of California, San Diego: Rady 93
Ohio State University: Fisher 692834727 (32%)11834252192113673USD 26,055 - USD 42,780October (January, April)AACSB
University of Mannheim Mannheim Business School 553816
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 7145882 (28%)22641272190117650USD 47,818 (domestic)December (February, March, May)AACSB
University of South Carolina: Moore 9618724322374105631USD 41,480November (February, May)AACSB
Indiana University: Kelley 6231161179 (38%)41940322190118670USD 52,736 (domestic)November (January, March, April)AACSB
University of California: Davis (UC Davis) Graduate School of Management 68385 (23%)553035217980690USD 53,238 - USD 65,483November (January, March, May)AACSB
EDHEC Business School 44322 (20%)46883910613EUR 36,000June, NovemberAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Wake Forest University: Babcock Graduate School of Management 654625612020252191127651USD 40,506RollingAACSB
Babson College: Olin 73722 (70%)3922128218185589USD 67,190RollingAACSBEQUIS
NYU: Stern 188224416 (13%)78438332191115719USD 100,894November (January, March)AACSB
Leeds University Business School 23012600GBP 20,500 (international)RollingAMBAEQUIS
Boston College: Carroll School of Management 90845 (31%)973533188595656USD 73,832November(January, March, April)'AACSB
University of Cincinnati College of Business 47
Georgetown University: McDonough 4242241729 (42%)50242272188107665USD 96,128November (January, April)AACSB
University of Maryland: Smith 495117994 (38%)2583635218292651USD 77,191November (December, January, March, April)AACSB
University of Strathclyde Business School 8046631291106550GBP 28,000RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Coppead Graduate School of Business 16401818151620NO INFOEQUISANPAD
Nottingham University Business School 70790792812600GBP19,500 - JulyAMBAEQUIS
Duke University: Fuqua School of Business 212513452 (26%)88738372288108698USD 104,304September (November, January, March)AACSB
Georgia Institute of Technology: Scheller 6528
Dartmouth College: Tuck 232152744 (20%)54834342195718USD 117,870October, November, January, AprilAASCB
London Business School (LBS) 2154207240690281593134700GBP 61,400October (January, March, April)AMBAEQUIS
University of Iowa: Tippie 6366316 (37%)13824292188128666USD 39,332 (domestic)January, (April*, July**) *International ** USAACSB
Tufts University: The Fletcher School 244924670USD 43,709November (January, March)
Washington University: Olin 7247261490 (28%)28435272194105696USD 94,225October, January, March, Rolling after AprilAACSB
Tulane University: A.B. Freeman School of Business 377 (37%)9128282183116664USD 90,945November (Janary, March*, May) *InternationalAACSB
Ashridge Business School 88 (80%)23873612550GBP 32,500RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Cambridge: Judge Business School 135261001 (25%)1499129128296684USD 55,650October (December, January, March, May)EQUISAMBA
University of Bath School of Management 8443700 (17%)709050129561640GBP 28,000International - 1st April, UK-EU - 1st AugustAMBAEQUIS
Peking University: Guanghua 439 (66%)5822129081620EUR 33,000December (April, June)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
Nanyang Business School 4066977 (16%)17783271290129600USD 37,389December (March)EQUIS
Audencia Nantes School of Management 89 (38%)2795481280641EUR 29,000AACSB, AMBA, EQUISAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Vanderbilt University: Owen 6129301013 (29%)34720362283101695USD 87,804October (November, January, February)AACSB
Northwestern University: Kellogg Graduate School of Management 141474794 (20%)11153734229496714USD 108,000September* (October**, December*, January**, March*, April**) *Off-Campus interview **On-campus interviewAACSB
University of Queensland Business School 16
Case Western Reserve University: Weatherhead 271 (68%)1415732215398633USD 88,000January (March, May)AACSB
Emory University: Goizueta Business School 5917181168 (33%)37534282294111690USD 84,800November (December, February, March)AACSB
University of Southern California: Marshall 5864211826 (27%)5192130218994687USD 94,225November (January, March)AACSB
Birmingham Business School 9514041089231219987GBP 19,000RollingAMBAEQUIScips
Sungkyunkwan University SKK GSB 59
Erasmus University: Rotterdam School of Management 45602527898331291114630OctoberAMBAEQUIS
Texas Christian University Neeley School of Business 6749
University of Newcastle Upon Tyne Business School 143303012550GBP 19,800CallAMBAEQUIS
University of Pennsylvania: Wharton School 3112644284536452085120720USD 58,244October (January, March)AACSB
European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) 63263249 (26%)41952912640EUR 38,000March (July, October, November)AMBAAACSBFIBAA
University of Pittsburgh: Katz 9735472 (46%)18737302084137614USD 42,920 (domesticOctober (December, February, April)AACSB
Columbia Business School 61056669228145352191131714USD 53,208RollingAACSB
Curtin University of Technology Graduate School of Business 219 (80%)72463212USD 47,000DecemberAMBA

** The above information was gathered from the following sources: Financial Times Global MBA Rankings, Which MBA? Economist Rankings; Bloomberg Business Week Comparator Table and individual university websites. To find out more about how the data was calculated please see the various source websites. If you have any questions or wold like to suggest changes/additions to this table, please message Sian from the BusinessBecause team.