Strathclyde MBA-Top Ranking Profile

University of Strathclyde Graduate School of Business (USGSB) is one of only 27 business schools worldwide to receive accreditation from three of the world’s major business school quality assessment bodies – AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA (Less than 1 per cent of business schools in the world hold such “triple accreditation”).

It is the first Scottish school to gain EQUIS and one of only 12 in the UK to have this accreditation of its MBA programs. Strathclyde is the first UK provider to offer a part time MBA and a full-time one-year MBA program. USGSB is recognized as one of the top 50 business schools in the world by the British Government, and its MBA graduates will be eligible to work in the UK for 12 months as part of the Government’s Highly Skilled Migrant Programme (HSMP).

MBA Ranking Profile:

- Ranked 7th in UK, 13th in Europe and 30th worldwide by the Financial Times World Top 100 MBA Programs 2008. It is also ranked first in value for money.

- Top 12 Full Time MBA Programs in Europe by Financial Times Survey 2003.

- Its business and management studies are ranked 1st in Scotland and 6th in UK by the Guardian Education ranking 2009.

- Its MBA is ranked 7th for final salary, 8th for increase in salary, 12th for breadth of alumni network, Top 20 in UK and Top 70 in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit 2007.

- Ranked Top 10 in Europe by the MBAinfo "Super Ranking" 2004.

- Ranked first in the UK in Management by National Student Survey.

- Ranked 7th in the "Number of Active Spin-Off Firms" by the Times Higher Education Supplement 2006.

- Winner of the Queen's Award for Export Achievement in 1993.

- Ranked 24th among Top European Business Schools by the Long Range Planning Journal (UK) 2000.

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