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 2014Economist 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
Durham Business School 97772909319135128661600JulyAMBAEQUIS
University of Saint Gallen, Business School 88599528129368CHF 56,500Oct 01, Dec 01, Feb 01, Apr 01, Jun 01AASCBEQUIS
Duke University: Fuqua School of Business 172513452 (26%)88738372288108698USD 104,304September (November, January, March)AACSB
Henley Business School 342612640GBP February, August AASCBAMBAEQUIS
Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) 7782419829129488640USD 42,220RollingAMBAEQUIS
Copenhagen Business School (CBS) 300 (20%)508632128049620EUR 39,000RollingAMBAEQUIS
University of Bath School of Management 8443700 (17%)709050129561640GBP 28,000International - 1st April, UK-EU - 1st AugustAMBAEQUIS
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) 17841768020143301894150600For Chinese (including Taiwan, HK and Macau) participants: RMB 258000 For international participants: USD48,000November (February, April)EQUIS
University of British Columbia: Sauder 721106924166681658CAD $44,760 domestic - $57,250 InternationalAASCBEQUIS
INSEAD 6185102432109596701EUR 62,500September, November, January, March, April, June, AugustAMBAEQUIS
ESADE Business School 2224191672812, 15, or 189168670__RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
Grenoble Ecole de Management 75228 (32%)7694251292550EUR 29, 300RollingAMBAEQUIS
HEC Paris 21412200903512-16 Full-time 18-24 Part-time90685EUR 52,000RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
ESSEC Business School 3012EUR 38,000October, January, March, MayAASCBEQUIS
AGSM MBA Programs 62608015168690652USD 68,160June (October, August)AACSBEQUIS
IE Business School 133621776 (33%)87301992139685USD 69,700rollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
EMLYON Business School 9571124 (29%)317723128169640EUR 35,900RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Aston Business School 87361 (61%)609330128985620USD 36, 670JulyAACSBAMBAEQUIS
The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) 9978590 (45%)9947402185103647USD 90,000November (December, January, March)AASCB
Melbourne Business School (MBS) 684027259808023129178670USD 64,000 April (international) - May (domestic)EQUIS
Imperial College Business School 492336565491291642GBP 39,000RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
City University: Cass Business School 4154808845129286640GBP 36,000RollingAMBAEQUIS
International University of Monaco 62 (60%)2410471USD 36000December (February, March, April, June)AMBA
Northwestern University: Kellogg Graduate School of Management 151474794 (20%)11153734229496714USD 108,000September* (October**, December*, January**, March*, April**) *Off-Campus interview **On-campus interviewAACSB
Washington University: Olin 6447261490 (28%)28435272194105696USD 94,225October, January, March, Rolling after AprilAACSB
Temple University- Fox School of Business 57
Babson College: Olin 95722 (70%)3922128218185589USD 67,190RollingAACSBEQUIS
University of Edinburgh Business School 795539644129563608GBP 24,500Call (Rolling?)AMBAEQUIS
Cornell University: Johnson 2723132276 (23%)95239302285116708USD 49,272October (November, January, March)AACSB
Texas Christian University Neeley School of Business 6749
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM) 3048204267 (0%)762762296140USD 45,000February (April, June, August, September)EQUIS
Warwick Business School (WBS) 2537350 (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 Strathclyde Business School 7346631291106550GBP 28,000RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Georgia Institute of Technology: Scheller 7128
IMD Business School 12219441 (12%)909728119178668USD 92,019February (April, June, August, September)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Hong Kong School of Business & Economics 292763611268421692121662HKD 399,000RollingAACSBEQUIS
Open University Business School (OUBS) 24640GBP 14,000 - 19,000CallAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Bradford University School of Management 80922791GBP RollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
European Business School (EBS) 58716EUR 32,500June
University of Cambridge: Judge Business School 165261001 (25%)1499129128296684USD 55,650October (December, January, March, May)EQUISAMBA
Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School 100435878828127488660EURO 31,500October (November, February, March, June, August)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
Monash University 218 (14%)8103024USD 61,260- 64,496JanuaryAMBAEQUIS
EGADE - Tecnologico de Monterrey 8517500USD 28,620June (October, August)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Texas, Dallas - Jindal School of Management 41
Boston College: Carroll School of Management 82845 (31%)973533188595656USD 73,832November(January, March, April)'AACSB
NYU: Stern 178224416 (13%)78438332191115719USD 100,894November (January, March)AACSB
Sungkyunkwan University SKK GSB 45
Concordia University Molson School of Business 20
University of Texas at Austin: McCombs 3932232253 (25%)5342428218993692USD 64,980 (domestic)November (January, April)AACSB
Peking University: Guanghua
Macquarie Graduate School of Management 498187261210058640USD 54362May
EADA 4609248128069625EUR 30,500rollingAMBAEQUIS
BI Norwegian School of Management 302018600NOK 340,000RollingEQUIS
Harvard Business School (HBS) 1689134 (11%)90334391893122724USD 51,200October (January, April)AACSB
Thunderbird School of Global Management 440 (81%)4407527165289618USD 89,245December (February, April, June, August, October, November) RollingAACSB
University of Toronto: Rotman 51111145 (44%)53743392085101642USD 78,903November (February, April)AACSB
Nottingham University Business School 70790792812600GBP19,500 - JulyAMBAEQUIS
University of Rochester: Simon 555838187336352312189129667USD 43,737October (November, January, March, May)AACSB
Hult International Business School 6155211764 (41%)4419429128895610USD 64,500October (December, January, March, April, June)AMBA
University of Miami School of Business 432 (45%)1932938216296638USD 60,955March (April, May, June)AACSB
Tulane University: A.B. Freeman School of Business 92377 (37%)9128282183116664USD 90,945November (Janary, March*, May) *InternationalAACSB
Leeds University Business School 23012600GBP 20,500 (international)RollingAMBAEQUIS
University of Pennsylvania: Wharton School 4112644284536452085120720USD 58,244October (January, March)AACSB
Pennsylvania State University: Smeal College of Business 626140487 (32%)18643322178125650USD 45,708December (February*, April**) *International **DomesticAACSB
University of California, Los Angeles 11
University of Pittsburgh: Katz 8035472 (46%)18737302084137614USD 42,920 (domesticOctober (December, February, April)AACSB
McGill University: Desautels Faculty of Management 8415392 (32%)567628209897666USD 69,500March
Erasmus University: Rotterdam School of Management 39602527898331291114630OctoberAMBAEQUIS
Case Western Reserve University: Weatherhead 271 (68%)1415732215398633USD 88,000January (March, May)AACSB
Boston University School of Management 751322 (30%)3113834218798684USD 81,696November (January, February)AACSB
SDA Bocconi School of Management 313914420 (38%)11583281281120660USD 55,065RollingAMBAEQUIS
University of Southern California: Marshall 6564211826 (27%)5192130218994687USD 94,225November (January, March)AACSB
Texas A & M University: Mays 7542554 (27%)13323211693134647USD 31,062 (domestic)November (January, February, April)AACSB
University of South Carolina: Moore 18724322374105631USD 41,480November (February, May)AACSB
Wake Forest University: Babcock Graduate School of Management 94654625612020252191127651USD 40,506RollingAACSB
University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT) 59792833118790581USD 16,000 (domestic)OctoberAMBAEQUISEFMD
Vanderbilt University: Owen 5929301013 (29%)34720362283101695USD 87,804October (November, January, February)AACSB
University of Chicago: Booth 9134169 (22%)116044352189109719USD 109,272October (January, April)AACSB
University of California at Berkeley: Haas 117194064 (12%)4944229219191700USD 83,360October (December, January, March)AACSB
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 4445882 (28%)22641272190117650USD 47,818 (domestic)December (February, March, May)AACSB
Carnegie Mellon: Tepper 3422101544 (24%)42240292188109686USD 109,600October (January, March, April*, June*) *for American citizens onlyAACSB
Indiana University: Kelley 4731161179 (38%)41940322190118670USD 52,736 (domestic)November (January, March, April)AACSB
UCLA: Anderson School of Management 2613183041 (29%)73232282186108710USD 81,996October (January, April)AACSB
Korea University Business School
MIT Sloan School of Management 812144490 (13%)79051382292120710USD 103,797October (January)AACSB
Rice University: Jones 353325715 (25%)22225272292117673USD 92,964November (January, February, April, June)AACSB
Fudan University School of Management 83
EDHEC Business School 44322 (20%)46883910613EUR 36,000June, NovemberAACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of Notre Dame: Mendoza 4529938 (37%)13420222287104685USD 44,000September (November, January, February, March)AACSB
Emory University: Goizueta Business School 4117181168 (33%)37534282294111690USD 84,800November (December, February, March)AACSB
University of Washington Business School: Foster School of Business 583037558 (44%)2482734219190674USD 52,680October (November, January*, March *Final International deadline)AACSBEQUIS
Peking University: Guanghua 57439 (66%)5822129081620EUR 33,000December (April, June)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
Brigham Young University: Marriott (BYU) 9327330 (52%)30914112088118670USD 10,600RollingAACSB
The University of York: Schulich 664124843 (26%)59183341685100500USD 50,000February (rolling after depending on avaliability)
Stanford Graduate School of Business 29437038342192129721USD 106,236October (January, April)AACSB
Indian School of Business (ISB) 36132331052912100177714USD 42255Rolling
University of Arizona: Eller 263 (50%)10519402165100624USD 41,581May (July, October)AACSB
University of Newcastle Upon Tyne Business School 143303012550GBP 19,800CallAMBAEQUIS
University of Buffalo School of Management 39
Nyenrode Business Universiteit 88 (53%)25903012585EUR 32,500May (July*, August**) *Visa-required students **EU StudentsAMBAEQUIS
The Lisbon MBA 52
Queen's University: Queen's School of Business 104531665$75,000AASCBEQUIS
University of Exeter Business School 12GBP 19,000rolling deadlineAMBA
University of California at Irvine: Merage 4831813 (32%)1953530219297668USD 36,342.50 - 45,917.50November (December, February, April)AACSB
Yale School of Management 101962823 (19%)47539362191124719USD 109,956October, January, MarchAACSB
University of Mannheim Mannheim Business School 3816
Hong Kong UST Business School (HKUST) 1462189974331698144663USD 67,350November (December, March)AACSB
Incae Business School
Brandeis University: International Business School 2076961362299600USD 38,994November (February, April)AACSB
Michigan State University: Eli Broad College of Business 5233508 (36%)17634202184101638USD 49,870 (domestic)November (January, March, April, June)AACSB
Columbia Business School 51056669228145352191131714USD 53,208RollingAACSB
London Business School (LBS) 3154207240690281593134700GBP 61,400October (January, March, April)AMBAEQUIS
Nanyang Business School 3866977 (16%)17783271290129600USD 37,389December (March)EQUIS
Audencia Nantes School of Management 89 (38%)2795481280641EUR 29,000AACSB, AMBA, EQUISAACSBAMBAEQUIS
Coppead Graduate School of Business 7916401818151620NO INFOEQUISANPAD
University of Alberta 275 (42%)1424730167585610USD 25, 900 - USD 48, 950April (March*) *China-NigeriaAACSB
University of Maryland: Smith 505117994 (38%)2583635218292651USD 77,191November (December, January, March, April)AACSB
Ashridge Business School 88 (80%)23873612550GBP 32,500RollingAACSBAMBAEQUIS
SMU: Cox School of Business 32512 (37%)1282222228190643USD 45,680November (January, March, April)AACSB
Georgetown University: McDonough 3642241729 (42%)50242272188107665USD 96,128November (January, April)AACSB
University College Dublin: Smurfit 91634550301210070606EURO 29,500December (March, May, July)AACSBAMBAEQUIS
University of California, San Diego: Rady 84
Ohio State University: Fisher 702834727 (32%)11834252192113673USD 26,055 - USD 42,780October (January, April)AACSB
Tufts University: The Fletcher School 244924670USD 43,709November (January, March)
TiasNimbas Business School 74341287550EUR 37,400RollingAMBA
Manchester Business School 4326525 (43%)14589221881116640USD 53,756November (December, January, February, March, April, May, June*, July**) *international deadline **UK+EU DeadlineAACSBAMBAEQUIS
College of William and Mary: Mason
Purdue University: Krannert 5643756 (35%)10858232189112635USD 20,286November (January, March, May)AACSB
University of Florida: Hough 48217 (24%)1182030217995678USD 24,908 (domestic)November (December*, January**, February*) *International **USAACSB
University of Oxford: Said Business School 23697247962812692AMBAEQUIS
Dartmouth College: Tuck 202152744 (20%)54834342195718USD 117,870October, November, January, AprilAASCB
National University of Singapore Business School (NUS) 3222
Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) 9082452494160624HK$459600November (January, March)AACSB
University of California: Davis (UC Davis) Graduate School of Management 9868385 (23%)553035217980690USD 53,238 - USD 65,483November (January, March, May)AACSB
University of Minnesota: Carlson 545336538 (41%)712431218896686USD 33, 230 - 45,000December (February)AACSB
Birmingham Business School 14041089231219987GBP 19,000RollingAMBAEQUIScips
European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) 89263249 (26%)41952912640EUR 38,000March (July, October, November)AMBAAACSBFIBAA
Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Antai 775024660RMB 238, 000MayAMBAEQUIS
University of Cincinnati College of Business 47
University of North Carolina: Kenan-Flagler 3335121873 (58%)5773425128592689USD 14,274October (December, January, March)AACSB
University of Michigan: Ross 232092929 (25%)94233312086101703USD 90,378October (January, March)AACSB
University of Queensland Business School 16
University of Virginia: Darden 273201823 (26%)63930292192109677USD 90,000October (January, March)AACSB
University of Western Ontario: Richard Ivey School of Business 8911332732129088665USD 76,800 (domestic)EQUISEFMD
Curtin University of Technology Graduate School of Business 219 (80%)72463212USD 47,000DecemberAMBA
Arizona State University: Carey 8750429 (32%)1672427217884674USD 47,442October (December, February, April)AACSB
University of Iowa: Tippie 66316 (37%)13824292188128666USD 39,332 (domestic)January, (April*, July**) *International ** USAACSB
Cranfield School of Management 465313532747530128788646GBP rollingAASCBAMBAEQUIS
University of Wisconsin 815644590 (30%)1119242191109680USD 43,037November (February, March, April and beyond depending space avaliabiityAACSB

** 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.