Executive Education

Top Institutes for Business Studies in the World

The best business programs in the world provide their graduates with a lot of advantages. Today, most of the leading companies and businesses are being run by alumni from the top business schools and on average, they are earning well over six figures. If you are a student and interested in pursuing a dynamic career in business or maybe want to become CEO of one of the leading companies in the future, then you should take your degree from one of the top-rated business schools in the world.

However, one thing is worth considering that the cost of attending a business school is rising continuously. If you are choosing any of the universities mentioned below in this article, you need to determine which one is the best option to invest your money in. If you were struggling to find the best institute to earn your degree from, then don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Once you have completed your degree, you can start your own company. If you think that you need help to form your business, you can contact any reliable company formation agent who will help you through the process.

  1. Harvard University
    Established in 1636, Harvard University is one of the oldest educational institutions in the world and the oldest in the United States. This institute has worldwide recognition in terms of reputation, influence, and academic pedigree. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the 209-acre campus houses 10 degree-granting schools including Harvard Business School. Established in 1908, this business school is consistently ranked among the top business degree institutes in the world and offers a full-time MBA program, doctoral program related to management, and a lot of other executive education programs.  If you live in the United States, then this institute should be on the top of your list.  Harvard University ranked No. 4 in the CEOWORLD magazine’s ranking of the best universities in the world for 2019.
  2. Stanford University
    Founded in 1885 and is located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford is one of the largest universities in the United States with 18 interdisciplinary research institutes and seven schools co-located on one contiguous campus. The Stanford Graduate School of Business is one of the seven schools in the university and is known to be the most selective in the United States. Graduate School of Business offers a full-time MBA, MSx, Ph.D., online, and many executive education programs. Stanford University ranked No. 2 in the CEOWORLD magazine’s ranking of the best universities in the world for 2019.
  3. The University of Oxford
    You’ll be surprised to learn that the University of Oxford is the oldest in the English-speaking world. While the establishing date is unknown, the evidence shows that is was founded somewhere in 1096. Located around Oxford’s medieval city center in the UK, the university has 44 colleges and halls with over 100 libraries. Oxford’s academic department for business has been around for just 20 years, which is relatively new then other renowned business schools in the world. The university offers a variety of postgraduate programs including, MBA, executive MBA, Ph.D. in management studies, masters in financial economics, finance, law, and strategic management. The University of Oxford ranked No. 5 in the CEOWORLD magazine’s ranking of the best universities in the world for 2019.
  4. The University of Cambridge
    Founded in 1209, the University of Cambridge is the second largest institute in the English-speaking world. This prestigious university is home to 29 separate colleges, over 100 libraries, and serves more than 18,000 students from all corners of the world. Cambridge Judge Business School is generally responsible for teaching business and economics degrees. The courses comprise of master of finance, MBA, master of accounting, and many MPhil programs. The University of Cambridge ranked No. 3 in the CEOWORLD magazine’s ranking of the best universities in the world for 2019.

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Mindy Wright

Mindy Wright

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Mindy Wright is CEOWORLD magazine's Deputy Commissioning Editor, and leads global newsroom coverage and management. She oversees and coordinates coverage of the news and ideas in partnership with writers across the continent. She has reported from more than 15 countries across Asia, Europe, Africa and the Americas. She has advised CEOs, investors, boards, and high-profile industry leaders on a wide range of issues impacting the global business landscape. She can be reached on email mindy-wright@ceoworld.biz. You can follow her on Twitter at @ceoworld.