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Best Business Schools In The World For 2019

Best Business Schools In The World For 2019

French business school Insead takes the prestigious title of the world’s business school for 2019, that’s according to the CEOWORLD magazine. The MIT Sloan School of Management earned itself a respectable second place, with Harvard Business School (HBS) is ranked third.

The 2019 rankings placed Spain’s IESE business school in fourth ahead of Wharton School – the University of PennsylvaniaŽ into fifth; while Columbia Business School ranked sixth, and Stanford Graduate School of Business seventh.

Overall, among the top 10 business schools, the eighth, ninth, and tenth positions are held by London Business School, ESADE Business School, and Said Business School (SBS) at the University of Oxford. Alliance Manchester Business School of the University of Manchester took the No. 11 spot, followed by HKUST Business School (No.12) and Haas School of Business at the University of California Berkeley (No.13).

Meanwhile, IMD business school ranked No. 14 in the CEOWORLD magazine’s ranking of the best business schools in the world for 2019. HEC Paris came in fifteenth place, followed by NYU Stern School of Business (sixteenth), Kellogg School of Management (seventeenth), Booth School of Business (eighteenth), and Yale School of Management, ranked nineteenth.

Out of 104 best business schools in the world for 2019, Cambridge Judge Business School ranked No. 20th. A number of parameters are used to compile the ranking, which is based on the satisfaction levels of individual students, industry professionals, and corporate recruiters.

So, if you are thinking about boosting your prospects with a postgraduate-level degree in business, we have got just the thing for you; here are 104 outstanding international business schools that can help advance your career…

Best Business Schools In The World For 2019:

RankBusiness SchoolCountry
1INSEAD Business SchoolFrance
2MIT Sloan School of ManagementUS
3Harvard Business SchoolUS
4IESE Business SchoolSpain
5Wharton School at the University of PennsylvaniaŽUS
6Columbia Business SchoolUS
7Stanford Graduate School of BusinessUS
8London Business SchoolUK
9ESADE Business SchoolSpain
10Said Business SchoolUK
11Alliance Manchester Business SchoolUK
12HKUST Business SchoolHong Kong
13Haas School of Business at University of California BerkeleyUS
14IMD business schoolSwitzerland
15HEC ParisFrance
16NYU Stern School of BusinessUS
17Kellogg School of ManagementUS
18Booth School of BusinessUS
19Yale School of ManagementUS
20Cambridge Judge Business SchoolUK
21Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)India
22IE Business SchoolSpain
23China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)China
24Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell UniversityUS
25UCLA Anderson School of ManagementUS
26University of Michigan's Ross School of BusinessUS
27Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth CollegeUS
28Fuqua School of Business at Duke UniversityUS
29Faculty of Management Studies (FMS Delhi)India
30UNC Kenan-Flagler Business SchoolUS
31NUS Business School at National University of SingaporeSingapore
32McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at AustinUS
33Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice UniversityUS
34SDA Bocconi School of ManagementItaly
35McDonough School of Business at Georgetown UniversityUS
36Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of MarylandUS
37Cass Business SchoolUK
38Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Hong KongHong Kong
39Darden School of Business at the University of VirginiaUS
40Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK Business School)Hong Kong
41TIAS School for Business and SocietyNetherlands
42Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (or RSM)
Netherlands
43Lisbon MBAPortugal
44Michael G. Foster School of Business at the University of WashingtonUS
45Joseph L. Rotman School of Management at the University of TorontoCanada
46Mannheim Business School GermanyGermany
47Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State UniversityUS
48Olin Business School at the Washington UniversityUS
49Nanyang Business SchoolSingapore
50Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB)India
51Krannert School of Management at Purdue UniversityUS
52Tepper Business School at Carnegie Mellon UniversityUS
53Penn State Smeal College of BusinessUS
54Warwick Business SchoolUK
55USC Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern CaliforniaUS
56Goizueta Business School Programs at Emory UniversityUS
57Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt UniversityUS
58University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUS
59School of Business at the George Washington UniversityUS
60Melbourne Business School (MBS)Australia
61Geneva Business School (GBS)Switzerland
62Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre DameUS
63Cranfield School of Management at Cranfield UniversityUK
64Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, IrvineUS
65Imperial College Business SchoolUK
66Sungkyunkwan University's Graduate School of Business (GSB)South Korea
67Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in BloomingtonUS
68Vlerick Business SchoolUS
69University of San Diego School of BusinessUS
70Max M. Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University (Fisher College of Business)US
71European School of Management and Technology (ESMT Berlin)Germany
72Durham University Business SchoolUK
73Questrom School of Business at Boston UniversityUS
74W. P. Carey School of BusinessUS
75Curtis L. Carlson School of ManagementUS
76ADEN International Business SchoolPanama
77Wisconsin School of Business at UW MadisonUS
78Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of TechnologyUS
79Antai College of Economics & Management at Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityChina
80Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM)Australia
81Tippie College of Business at the University of IowaUS
82Strathclyde Business School (SBS)UK
83School of Management (SoM) at the University of St.GallenSwitzerland
84Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) JamshedpurIndia
85European International University (EIU)France
86Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC)India
87IFM University - Institute of Finance and ManagementSwitzerland
88Carroll School of Management at Boston CollegeUS
89Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill UniversityCanada
90Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South CarolinaUS
91School of Management at Fudan UniversityChina
92Edwin L. Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University (SMU)US
93Athens University of Economics and BusinessGreece
94University of Bath School of ManagementUK
95UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business SchoolIreland
96Babson CollegeUS
97UBC Sauder School of BusinessCanada
98Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM)Australia
99Alberta School of BusinessCanada
100Birmingham Business SchoolUK
101Smith School of Business at Queens UniversityCanada
102Southampton Business School at the University of SouthamptonUK
103Gordon Institute of Business Science at the University of PretoriaSouth Africa
104Graduate School of Business (GSB) at the University of Cape Town (UCT)South Africa
105Lancaster University Management School (LUMS)UK
106Rady School of Management at the University of California San DiegoUS
107Adelaide Business SchoolAustralia
108EGADE Business SchoolMexico
109INCAE Business SchoolCosta Rica
110IAE Business SchoolArgentina
111ESAN Graduate School of BusinessPeru
112IPADE Business SchoolMexico
113FIA Business SchoolBrazil
114Sydney Business School at University of WollongongAustralia
115UQ Business School at University of QueenslandAustralia
116Monash Business School at Monash UniversityAustralia
117La Trobe Business School at La Trobe UniversityAustralia
118American University in CairoEgypt
119Dubai Business School (DBS) at the University of DubaiUnited Arab Emirates
120United Arab Emirates University
United Arab Emirates
121Coller School of Management at Tel Aviv UniversityIsrael
122American University of BeirutLebanon
123The College of Business and Economics at Qatar University - DohaQatar
124College of Business Administration at Kuwait UniversityKuwait
125Ivey School of BusinessUS
126School of Economics and Business - Universidad de NavarraSpain
127Faculty of Economics at Matej Bel UniversitySlovakia
128EU Business School BarcelonaSpain
129University of Business and International Studies (UBIS University Geneva)Switzerland
130European Global school - University ParisFrance
131EU Business School - MunichGermany
132EAE Business SchoolSpain
133EDHEC Business SchoolFrance
134ESSEC Business SchoolFrance
135Emlyon Business SchoolFrance
136Indian School of BusinessIndia

Methodology: CEOWORLD magazine’s best business schools in the world for 2019 is based on seven major indicators of quality, overall Score (100%) is the sum of:

1) Academic reputation
2) Admission Eligibility
3) Job placement rate
4) Recruiter feedback
5) Specialization
6) Global reputation and influence
7) Annual tuition and fees

Data for these indicators were collected from publicly available sources, business institute’s website, and our research. It measures the quality of education, job placements of students, and the recruiters’ feedback, without relying on university data submissions. Students, industry professionals, and recruiters were asked to rate business schools on a scale of 1 “marginal” to 1000 “outstanding” or “don’t know.”

*However, this is by no means a comprehensive list, while the 104 schools above are the “CEOWORLD magazine’s best business schools in the world for 2019,” there may be many other outstanding schools that offer excellent MBA programs.
* This rankings should not be viewed as the most important aspect when choosing a business school, and are simply one element to consider.
* Some of the institutions featured in this article are commercial partners of the CEOWORLD magazine.
* The top-ranked school receives 100 points.
* The rankings are the result of a rigorous analytical exercise, incorporating multiple data sources, without relying on university data submissions.
* Detailed survey data and information collected directly from 90,000 individuals, across 7 data points.
* Surveys completed by 40,000 students, 48,000 industry professionals, and 2,000 recruiters around the world.
*The overall score is numerical scores given to the schools based on students, business executives, and recruiter feedback — measuring the quality of the school. Overall scores are out of 1,000.

The margin of sampling error for the full sample of 90,000 respondents is plus or minus 1.2 percentage points. In addition to sampling error, one should bear in mind that as in all survey research, there are possible sources of error—such as coverage, nonresponse and measurement error——that could affect the results.

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Anna Papadopoulos
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