Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2012

Financial Times is one of the companies that rank the MBA schools. This is probably the most famous and prestigeous ranking for business schools all over the world. Why do we not see big changes in this ranking? And why isn”t your school ranked here? If you wonder how and what make these schools ranked, take a look at how to read the ranking.


Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2012
Rank in 2012 (2011) 3 year average rank School name Country
1 (4) 3 Stanford Graduate School of Business US
2 (3) 3 Harvard Business School US
3 (2) 2 University of Pennsylvania: Wharton US
4 (1) 2 London Business School UK
5 (7) 6 Columbia Business School US
6 (4) 5 Insead France / Singapore
7 (9) 8 MIT: Sloan US
8 (8) 7 IE Business School Spain
9 (9) 10 Iese Business School Spain
10 (6) 8 Hong Kong UST Business School China
11 Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA) India
12 11 University of Chicago: Booth US
13 14 IMD Switzerland
14 22 University of California at Berkeley: Haas US
15 18 Duke University: Fuqua US
16 20 Northwestern University: Kellogg US
17 15 New York University: Stern US
18 18 HEC Paris France
19 17 Dartmouth College: Tuck US
20 15 Indian School of Business India
20 17 Yale School of Management US
20 21 University of Oxford: Saïd UK
23 National University of Singapore School of Business Singapore
24 21 CEIBS China
24 30 Cornell University: Johnson US
26 24 University of Cambridge: Judge UK
27 42 Warwick Business School UK
28 Chinese University of Hong Kong China
29 27 University of Michigan: Ross US
30 30 Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Netherlands
31 33 Manchester Business School UK
32 32 UCLA: Anderson US
33 24 Esade Business School Spain
34 31 Nanyang Business School Singapore
35 37 Carnegie Mellon: Tepper US
36 32 Cranfield School of Management UK
37 University of Hong Kong China
38 37 University of Virginia: Darden US
38 37 City University: Cass UK
40 37 Emory University: Goizueta US
41 37 Australian School of Business: AGSM Australia
42 36 SDA Bocconi Italy
43 40 Georgetown University: McDonough US
44 45 University of Toronto: Rotman Canada
45 44 Rice University: Jones US
46 38 Imperial College Business School UK
46 54 Melbourne Business School Australia
46 59 Indiana University: Kelley US
49 Pennsylvania State University: Smeal US
49 50 University of Rochester: Simon US
51 Coppead Brazil
51 50 Texas A & M University: Mays US
51 51 University of Texas at Austin: McCombs US
54 Peking University: Guanghua China
54 68 University of Cape Town GSB South Africa
56 55 University of North Carolina: Kenan-Flagler US
57 52 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign US
58 47 University of Maryland: Smith US
59 54 York University: Schulich Canada
59 62 Purdue University: Krannert US
61 Washington University: Olin US
61 56 Vanderbilt University: Owen US
61 61 University of Southern California: Marshall US
61 71 McGill University: Desautels Canada
65 73 Hult International Business School US / UK / UAE / China
66 Sungkyunkwan University SKK GSB South Korea
66 68 Ohio State University: Fisher US
68 54 University of Western Ontario: Ivey Canada
69 63 Boston College: Carroll US
70 71 Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School Belgium
71 45 Lancaster University Management School UK
72 University of Minnesota: Carlson US
73 79 University of Washington: Foster US
74 Georgia Institute of Technology US
74 68 Wisconsin School of Business US
76 Incae Business School Costa Rica
77 Michigan State University: Broad US
77 69 Boston University School of Management US
79 George Washington University US
80 79 Wake Forest University: Babcock US
81 69 University of California at Irvine: Merage US
82 81 University of British Columbia: Sauder Canada
83 University of Pittsburgh: Katz US
83 87 University of Edinburgh Business School UK
85 79 University of Notre Dame: Mendoza US
86 Northeastern University US
86 76 Birmingham Business School UK
86 87 University College Dublin: Smurfit Ireland
89 75 Thunderbird School of Global Management US
90 73 University of Iowa: Tippie US
91 Aston Business School UK
91 SP Jain Center of Management Dubai / Singapore
93 Universität St.Gallen Switzerland
94 74 Durham Business School UK
95 81 University of South Carolina: Moore US
95 84 Ipade Mexico
95 91 Bradford University School of Management UK
98 91 Brigham Young University: Marriott US
98 94 SMU: Cox US
100 94 Babson College: Olin US