Harvard Business School (HBS) has been ranked No. 1 in the world, according to the CEOWORLD magazine’s business school rankings for executives and entrepreneurs, 2016. The ranking analyses business schools based on a number of weighted criteria including: Academic reputation, admission eligibility, Job placement rate as well as global reputation and influence, and more.
London Business School came in a close second, with MIT Sloan School of Management in third. INSEAD Business School and Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania complete the top-five. Seven of the top ten business schools are based in the US, but London Business School (ranked 2nd), Insead (ranked 4th, and based in France and Singapore) and Iese Business School (ranked 10th, based in Spain) also feature.
Here’s the complete list of top 20 best business schools, 2016 – Top 20:
|1||Harvard Business School (HBS)||USA||98.78|
|2||London Business School||UK||98.67|
|3||MIT Sloan School of Management||US||98.24|
|4||INSEAD Business School||France||97.78|
|5||Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania||USA||97.53|
|6||Stanford Graduate School of Business||USA||97.21|
|7||Haas School of Business||USA||97.14|
|8||Columbia Business School||USA||96.87|
|9||Yale School of Management||USA||96.12|
|10||Iese Business School||Spain||95.87|
|11||Kellogg School of Management||USA||95.46|
|12||Esade Business School||Spain||95.32|
|13||New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business||USA||95.14|
|14||IE Business School||Spain||94.89|
|16||IMD business school||Switzerland||94.16|
|17||University of Chicago Booth School of Business||USA||93.87|
|18||Cambridge Judge Business School||UK||93.58|
|19||Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST Business School)||Hong Kong||93.16|
|20||HEC Paris or école des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Paris||France||92.78|
You can also see the complete CEOWORLD magazine’s Business School Rankings For Executives And Entrepreneurs, 2016.