The MBA ranking recently published on the Financial Times website includes a total of 100 business schools from around the world, and is evaluated on the basis of various criteria such as weighted salary, international course experience rank, international mobility rank and many other criteria. goes.
Internationally, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in the United States is ranked first, while France's INSEAD is ranked second. Columbia Business School and Italy's SDA Bocconi School of Management tied for third place, while Spain's IESE Business School came in fifth.
The Indian School of Business (ISB), based in Hyderabad, is ranked highest among other Indian business schools, with a worldwide #31 ranking in the FT MBA 2024 ranking.
A total of 6 business schools from India made it to this list. Here's an overview:
FT MBA Rankings 2024: What is the methodology?
Here is an overview of some of the key criteria that were taken into account by the Financial Times Rankings while rating business schools:
International Course Experience Rank: This rank is determined by whether the most recent graduating class had participated in exchanges and internships lasting at least one month in countries other than where the school is located. This includes in-person, virtual and hybrid experiences.
FT Research Rank: The rank is based on the number of articles published by current full-time faculty members in selected academic and practitioner journals from January 2021 to July 2023. It considers both the absolute number of publications and their relative weight based on faculty size.
Planned in three months: This metric reflects the percentage of the most recent graduating class that secured employment or accepted a job offer within three months of completing their studies. The percentage in parentheses indicates the portion of the class for which the business school can provide employment data contributing to its final score.
Career Progression Rank: This rank is determined by the change in the seniority level of the alumni compared to before their MBA and the size of the organization.