The Financial Times Releases Executive MBA Ranking 2016

Global Executive MBA programs take 4 out of the top 5 spots

The Financial Times has named its top 100 Executive MBA programs for 2016 and, like previous years, global programs have dominated the top five.

The ranking rates the 100 best programs worldwide for working senior executives.

The Sino-American program from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Kellogg School of Management has returned to the top spot, swapping places with the EMBA from Tsinghua University/Insead, which came in second place this year. 

The TRIUM Global Executive MBA, jointly delivered by NYU Stern, LSE and HEC Paris was placed third. The joint program from Washington University's Olin Business School and Fudan University took fourth place, while Insead's single-school program placed fourth, the only single-school program to break the top five. The FT said this was the first time in five years that a single-school program reached the top five.

The FT said that, "the strength of Kellogg/HKUST is the quality of its participants. Not only does its small cohort of about 50 allow the school to select highly experienced participants, it also creates a strong bond between them."

The program's graduates also enjoyed the biggest financial rewards, with an average salary of $469,000 three years after graduation.
For the EMBA ranking, the FT surveys business schools, as well as alumni who graduated three years ago, to determine career progression. It also publishes an explanation of its methodology.

The full Financial Times top 100 EMBA list can be seen on its website.


Image: Tsinghua University East Gate by Omefrans CC BY 2.0 (cropped)

Comments

maubia    |    Oct 17, 2016 20:33
Cranfield 99... seems like the school has been declining a lot over the last few years
Reply

Related Business Schools

Hong Kong, Hong Kong (PRC) 30 Followers 156 Discussions
St. Louis, Missouri 8 Followers 23 Discussions
Full Profile
Jouy-en-Josas, France 91 Followers 357 Discussions
London, United Kingdom 12 Followers 110 Discussions
New York City, New York 159 Followers 238 Discussions
Beijing, China 9 Followers 65 Discussions
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 4 Followers 52 Discussions
Singapore 31 Followers 169 Discussions
Fontainebleau, France 63 Followers 288 Discussions
Evanston, Illinois 64 Followers 194 Discussions
Shanghai, China 27 Followers 37 Discussions

More MBA News

Nov 04, 2020

The Financial Times Updates Executive MBA Ranking for 2020

Nov 04, 2020

More MBA News

MBA Articles

Business Schools Redouble Diversity Efforts after Black Lives Matter Protests

Nov 16, 2020

Many US business schools are enrolling record numbers of ethnic minority students

What are the Career Prospects for the MBA Class of 2021?

Oct 28, 2020

The reduced availability of internships that seed full-time roles is a concern, while overseas students are having a tougher time securing work in America amid an immigration crackdown

Business Schools Adapt the MBA Curriculum for the Post-Covid Era

Sep 24, 2020

Schools race to satisfy fresh demand for new skills and knowledge in a changed world

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists