Stanford GSB | Mr. Singing Banking Lawyer
GMAT 720, GPA 110-point scale. Got 110/110 with honors
MIT Sloan | Mr. Low GPA Over Achiever
GMAT 700, GPA 2.5
N U Singapore | Ms. Biomanager
GMAT 520, GPA 2.8
MIT Sloan | Mr. Refinery Engineer
GMAT 700- will retake, GPA 3.87
Yale | Mr. Army Infantry Officer
GMAT 730, GPA 2.83
Berkeley Haas | Ms. 10 Years Experience
GMAT To be taken, GPA 3.1
Yale | Ms. Social Impact AKS
GRE 315, GPA 7.56
Harvard | Mr. Political Consultant
GRE 337, GPA 3.85
Kellogg | Mr. Chief Product Officer
GMAT 740, GPA 77.53% (First Class with Distinction, Dean's List Candidate)
Said Business School | Mr. Across The Pond
GMAT 680, GPA 2.8
Wharton | Mr. Army & Consulting
GMAT 760, GPA 4.0
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 360 Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Stanford GSB | Mr. Corp Finance
GMAT 740, GPA 3.75
Harvard | Mr. Improve Healthcare
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Wake Up & Grind
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Darden | Mr. Fintech Nerd
GMAT 740, GPA 7.7/10
Stanford GSB | Mr. Minority Champ
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Darden | Mr. Senior Energy Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 2.5
Harvard | Mr. Merchant Of Debt
GMAT 760, GPA 3.5 / 4.0 in Master 1 / 4.0 in Master 2
Stanford GSB | Mr. Indian Telecom ENG
GRE 340, GPA 3.56
Stanford GSB | Ms. East Africa Specialist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.34
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Nonprofit Social Entrepreneur
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Chicago Booth | Ms. Start-Up Entrepreneur
GRE 318 current; 324 intended, GPA 3.4
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Health Care Executive
GMAT 690, GPA 3.3
Harvard | Mr. Professional Boy Scout
GMAT 660, GPA 3.83
IU Kelley | Mr. Construction Manager
GRE 680, GPA 3.02

Poets&Quants’ 2016 Ranking Of The Best International Business Schools

Melbourne Business School jumped 18 places in the 2016 ranking to finish 20th

The Definitive List Of The Top International MBA Programs of 2016 — 1 to 25

2016

Rank

School Name2015 RankIndexFinancial

Times

The EconomistBusiness

Week

Forbes
#1INSEAD1100.01 (2)4 (2)2 (3)1 (1)
#2London Business School298.92 (1)9 (9)1 (2)1 (1)1
#3IESE Business School397.68 (3)1 (3)5 (7)2 (2)
#4IE Business School496.94 (4)5 (5)6 (4)5 (5)
#4IMD696.95 (10)7 (12)7 (5)2 (2)
#6HEC Paris596.27 (8)2 (1)11 (10)3 (3)
#7Cambridge (Judge)794.43 (6)24 (25)4 (8)3 (3)
#8SDA Bocconi992.712 (12)13 (19)8 (12)4 (4)
#9ESADE789.510 (9)19 (7)12 (11)10 (10)
#10Oxford (Saïd)1087.614 (11)36 (33)3 (6)7 (7)
#11Hong Kong UST1287.26 (7)27 (34)29 (25)5 (5)
#12Warwick Business School1485.627 (21)6 (6)22 (NR)8 (8)
#13Cranfield School of Management1185.531 (23)16 (20)14 (13)6 (6)
#14National University of Singapore1680.617 (16)48 (40)21 (NR)7 (7)
#15CEIBS1372.79 (4)NR (NR)24 (21)4 (4)
#16Manchester Business School1569.521 (19)NR (NR)19 (19)6 (6)
#17Lancaster School of Management1766.719 (26)31 (39)NR (NR)9 (9)
#18Mannheim Business School1855.629 (29)14 (14)20 (27)NR (NR)
#19ESMT1954.136 (33)18 (18)13 (15)NR (NR)
#20Melbourne Business School3853.146 (45)12 (15)9 (23)NR (NR)
#21Western (Ivey)2350.647 (48)22 (27)10 (1)NR (NR)
#22St. Gallen2250.233 (34)39 (29)16 (14)NR (NR)
#23Rotterdam School of Management2150.124 (23)43 (32)26 (26)NR (NR)
#24Australian Graduate School of Management2546.637 (37)NR (NR)NR (NR)11 (11)
#25Queen’s University2446.249 (43)33 (36)18 (9)NR (NR)

Source: Poets&Quants composite ranking

Notes: NR is not ranked; Ranks shown for The Financial Times and The Economist are for non-U.S. schools; Year-earlier rank given inside ().

(See following page for the next 25 business schools on the list)

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.