ESADE Business School - Rankings

ESADE Business School is one of the world's best business schools, located in Barcelona, Spain. It is highly regarded as one of the top global centers of management education.

ESADE Business School is one of the few business schools worldwide accredited by the three most prestigious accreditation organisations: European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS); The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International); and The Association of MBAs (AMBA). It was the first business school in Spain and the seventh in Europe to be awarded an accreditation for the quality of its Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral Degree programmes, awarded by AACSB International.


- According top the Financial Times 2010 rankings, ESADE Business School has maintained its Top 10 position in Europe and is ranked amongst the Top 20 worldwide. In addition it is ranked 1st in Europe and 5th worldwide for Marketing; 1st in Europe and 7th worldwide for Corporate Social Responsibility; 2nd best business school worldwide for alumni career progression at 3 years post graduation.

- Rated 5th best business school outside the USA (Beyond Grey Pinstripes 2009). The ranking is conducted by the World Resources Institute and The Aspen Institute.

- Rated 2nd best MBA programme in Europe and 4th worldwide (June 2009, América Economía). The ranking is based on alumni placements, the alumni association's international activities, brand recognition and international cooperation agreements.

- ESADE Business School is rated 6th best business school outside the USA (October 2008, Business Week). It is also ranked 1st in Europe and 3rd worldwide (excluding the USA) by international recruiters.

- Rated 1st business school worldwide (September 2007, The Wall Street Journal).

- 11th in Europe and 30th worldwide for open and custom-designed courses (FT 2006).

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