EQUIS Accreditation Awarded to Four Business Schools

New EQUIS members include Australia's Bond University and China's Cheung Kong; ESMT now triple-accredited

The business school accreditation agency EFMD has announced that it has awarded EQUIS accreditation to four business schools. The newly-accredited schools include:

The Australia-based Bond University, which offers a range of MBA programs, including a Professional MBA and one that completed can be completed in four semesters. Bond University is also accredited by AACSB International.

The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, which is based in Beijing. CKBSB offers a joint Executive MBA program with Switzerland's IMD Business School and a 14-month English-language MBA program, among others.

Germany's ESMT European School of Management and Technology. With EQUIS accreditation, ESMT becomes the third business school in Germany to be "triple-accredited" (accredited by AMBA, EQUIS, and AACSB). The other triple-accredited schools in Germany are ESCP Europe and Mannheim Business School.

Italy's LUISS Business School, which offers a full-time MBA program as well as one of Europe's few aviation-specialized MBAs. Including SDA Bocconi and MIP School of Management, Italy now has three EQUIS-accredited business schools.

EQUIS is an institutional accreditation, meaning that it applies to an institution rather than specific degree programs. To gain EQUIS accreditation, a business school must go through a rigorous process, which includes a self-assessment and a peer review. The process can take time, and in the best cases can be completed within 15 months.

See a complete list of EQUIS-accredited business schools offering MBA programs.

Read about why MBA accreditation is important.

Image: Berlin's ESMT Business School

Comments


Related Business Schools

Robina, Australia 5 Followers 3 Discussions
Milan, Italy 67 Followers 207 Discussions
Lausanne, Switzerland 45 Followers 147 Discussions
Full Profile
Berlin, Germany 156 Followers 170 Discussions
Milan, Italy 22 Followers 78 Discussions
Rome, Italy 7 Followers 5 Discussions
Beijing, China 6 Followers 12 Discussions

More MBA News

Sep 27, 2022

e-Fellows to Host Two In-Person Sessions in Germany with Top Business Schools

Sep 27, 2022

More MBA News

MBA Articles

How an MBA helps Build a Global Career

Jul 13, 2022

After Covid lockdowns international mobility is making a strong comeback, especially for business schools with an established global presence

Choosing the Right MBA Program for You

Jul 05, 2022

It’s important that you pick one which is the right fit, as an MBA a significant investment of time and money

‘Great Resignation’: Using an MBA to Change Careers

Jun 21, 2022

Business schools are anticipating a jump in MBA applications because of tight labor markets and changing worker attitudes

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists