Ashridge Business School MBA

Ashridge Business School is one of the world’s leading business schools with its MBA programmes consistently ranked highly in a number of rankings. It is one of a handful of schools worldwide to achieve triple accreditation from the AMBA (Association of MBAs), AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System).

The School offers a wide range of programmes including open and tailored executive education programmes, Full-Time MBA, Executive MBA, MSc in Management, MSc in Organisation Consulting, MSc in Executive Coaching, MSc in Sustainability and Responsibility, Doctorate in Organisation Consulting.

It was one of the first business schools to contribute to the United Nation’s Principles for Responsible Business Education.


- Ranked No. 1 in the UK for its customised executive education programmes for the third year running (Financial Times rankings May 2009).

- 6th in the UK, 14th in Europe and 35th worldwide (Economist Intelligence Unit MBA Ranking 2009). It is also placed 1st in the world for Salary Increase.

- Ashridge Open Enrolment Programmes rated 2nd in the UK, 7th in Europe and 17th in world (Business Week 2009 Executive Education Ranking).

- 5th in the UK for its open executive education programmes and 42nd in the world (FT Executive Education 2009).

- The full time MBA is ranked 6th in the UK, 11th in Europe and 24th globally (EIU 2008).

- 57th in the FT Ranking of World Top 95 EMBA Programs (2008).

- The MBA is rated 6th in the UK, 11th in Europe and 35th globally (May 2008).

- 1st in the UK according to the FT rankings for tailored executive education (Expansion, May 2008).

- The Executive MBA is placed 20th globally for career progression (FT EMBA Ranking, 2008).

- Listed as one of the top 100 innovative full-time MBA programmes integrating issues of social and environmental responsibility into curricula and research (Beyond Grey Pinstripes).

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