Global MBA Rankings 2009

Harvard Business School is ranked 1st in the Whitefield Consulting Worldwide Global MBA Ranking 2009, moving up from 2nd in the 2008 rankings. USA dominated the list with 11 schools in the top 25 position.

Stanford University GSB dropped from 1st in 2008 to 5th this year. A total of 6 UK business schools are placed within the top 25 globally, with London Business School rated the best in the UK and top 3 internationally (up two places from 5th). Cambridge improved its position from 20th in 2007 to 15th in 2008, and up two places to 13th in 2009.

1 Harvard Business School - USA
2 INSEAD - France/Singapore
3 London Business School - UK
4 University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) - USA
5 Stanford University GSB - USA
6 Columbia Business School - USA
7 Chicago Booth - USA
7 IE Business School - Spain
9 IMD - Switzerland
10 MIT (Sloan) - USA
11 Ceibs - China
12 New York University (Stern) - USA
13 University of Cambridge (Judge) - UK
14 Hong Kong UST Business School - China
15 UCLA (Anderson) - USA
16 Yale School of Management - USA
17 Dartmouth College Tuck - USA
17 IESE Business School - Spain
18 University of Oxford (Said) - UK
19 Indian School of Business - India
20 Northwestern University (Kellogg) - USA
21 HEC Paris - France
22 ESADE Business School - Spain
23 Manchester Business School - UK
24 Lancaster University Management School - UK
25 Warwick Business School - UK

Source: Whitefield Consulting Worldwide

Wharton School is ranked equal first with LBS in the FT MBA Ranking, and they are in the top 4 globally in WCW ranking.

Another Global MBA Ranking by The Financial Times:
The Top 25 MBA in 2009 are:
1 Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
1 London Business School (LBS)
3 Harvard Business School (HBS)
4 Columbia Business School
5 INSEAD - European Institute of Business Administration
6 Stanford Graduate School of Business
6 IE Business School
8 China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
9 MIT Sloan School of Management
10 Stern School of Business, New York University
11 University of Chicago Booth School of Business
12 IESE Business School
13 Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College
14 IMD
15 Indian School of Business
16 Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Business School
17 Judge Business School, Univ of Cambridge
18 Esade Business School
19 Yale School of Management
20 Saïd Business School, Univ of Oxford
21 Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern Univ
22 Fuqua School of Business, Duke Univ
23 Ross School of Business, Univ of Michigan
24 Goizueta Business School, Emory Univ
24 Nanyang Business School

Source: FT

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