Stanford GSB | Mr. Ambivalent Applicant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.7
Wharton | Mr. Data Dude
GMAT 750, GPA 4.0
Columbia | Mr. Reinvention
GMAT 780, GPA 2.3
Kellogg | Mr. Hopeful Green CPA
GMAT 690, GPA 3.96
Harvard | Mr. Infantry Commander
GMAT 730, GPA 3.178
Stanford GSB | Mr. Latin American
GMAT 770, GPA 8 of 10
Columbia | Mr. Brandless
GMAT 730, GPA 3.7
Tuck | Mr. Mega Bank
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Stanford GSB | Mr. Tier 2 Consultant
GMAT 770, GPA 3.65
Harvard | Mr. Latin International
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Ms. Indian Deferred
GMAT Will take next month but expecting 750+, GPA 8.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. Immigrant Entrepreneur
GMAT 750, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Ms. Decision Scientist
GMAT 730, GPA 3.9
NYU Stern | Mr. Media Tech Hopeful
GRE 321, GPA 3.2
Stanford GSB | Mr. Future MBA
GMAT 740, GPA 3.78
Wharton | Mr. Biotech Social Impact
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
NYU Stern | Mr. Indian Data Guy
GRE 325, GPA 7.06
Harvard | Mr. Tech Start-Up
GMAT 720, GPA 3.52
NYU Stern | Mr. Beer Guy
GRE 306, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Ms. HR To Finance
GMAT 760, GPA 7.65/10
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Microsoft Consultant
GMAT N/A, GPA 2.31
Columbia | Mr. MD/MBA
GMAT 670, GPA 3.77
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Social To Tech
GMAT 700, GPA 2.7
Harvard | Mr. CPG Product Manager
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
NYU Stern | Mr. Brolic Bro
GRE 305, GPA 3.63
Tuck | Mr. Running To The Future
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
London Business School | Ms. Audit Meme
GMAT 710, GPA 3.5

2012 Financial Times Ranking of the Best B-Schools

The 2012 Financial Times Global MBA Ranking

Rank & School2011 RankChangeWeighted SalaryPay Increase*
76. Incae Business School77+1$84,411131%
77. Michigan State (Broad)NR+24*$98,784101%
77. Boston University68-9$106,76298%
79. George Washington Univ.NR+22*104,814104%
80. Wake Forest (Babcock)78-2$108,737127%
81. UC-Irvine (Merage)53-28$99,33397%
82. British Columbia (Sauder)80-2$80,89876%
83. Pittsburgh (Katz)NR+18*$88,783137%
83. Edinburgh Business School88+5$97,73363%
85. Notre Dame (Mendoza)80-5$106,171104%
86. Northeastern UniversityNR+15*$93,824112%
86. Birmingham Business School68-18$87,27487%
86. Univ. College Dublin (Smurfit)78-8$102,02670%
89. Thunderbird68-21$100,80389%
90. Iowa (Tippie)64-26$92,978128%
91. Aston Business SchoolNR+10*$83,28685%
91. SP Jain Center of Mgt.68-23$79,809146%
93. Universitat St. GallenNR+8*$91,10660%
94. Durham Business School55-39$91,71861%
95. South Carolina (Moore)80-15$93,053105%
95. Ipade64-31$90,900176%
95. Bradford University90-5$87,228110%
98. Brigham Young (Marriott)91-7$101,189118%
98. Southern Methodist (Cox)88-10$101,28690%
100. Babson College (Olin)84-16$106,50685%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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he Financial Times 2012 global MBA ranking * Indicates that the school had to rise at least by the number of places and possibly more because the school was not on the FT top 100 last year.

DON’T MISS: THE BIG WINNERS & LOSERS IN THE 2012 FINANCIAL TIMES MBA RANKING

or THE STRANGE MATH IN THE FINANCIAL TIMES MBA RANKING

About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.