Top MBA Schools in Europe 2011

IMD - International Institute for Management Development is the top ranked MBA school in Europe (rated 1st in the region and 3rd in the world), according to The Economist's ranking of full-time MBA programs in 2011.

IESE Business School - University of Navarra (Spain) is the 2nd highest ranked European MBA school, followed by London Business School (UK). A total of 4 Spanish institutions are ranked in the global top 100 for their MBA programs. The others are: ESADE Business School (5th in Europe and 17th in the world), IE Business School (9th in Europe and 24th in the world), EADA (33rd in Europe and 95th in the world).

The University of Bath School of Management is ranked 2nd overall in the UK and 7th in Europe, it has also taken 1st place in the UK for increase in salary. Globally the programme has continued to excel, reaching 21st overall in the world, placing it amongst the global elite of Ivy League players.

City University (Cass Business School) is ranked 11th in Europe and 37th in the world in The Economist 2011 Top 100 MBA ranking. In addition, the Financial Times ranked its full-time programme 5th in the UK, 12th in Europe and 32nd in the world in 2011.

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