Harvard | Mr. Professional Boy Scout
GMAT 660, GPA 3.83
MIT Sloan | Mr. Low GPA Over Achiever
GMAT 700, GPA 2.5
Chicago Booth | Ms. Start-Up Entrepreneur
GRE 318 current; 324 intended, GPA 3.4
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Wake Up & Grind
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. Nonprofit Social Entrepreneur
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Ms. East Africa Specialist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.34
Darden | Mr. Fintech Nerd
GMAT 740, GPA 7.7/10
Harvard | Mr. Improve Healthcare
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
Stanford GSB | Mr. Minority Champ
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Health Care Executive
GMAT 690, GPA 3.3
NYU Stern | Mr. Low Gmat
GMAT 690, GPA 73.45 % (No GPA in undergrad)
N U Singapore | Ms. Biomanager
GMAT 520, GPA 2.8
Stanford GSB | Mr. Indian Telecom ENG
GRE 340, GPA 3.56
Harvard | Mr. 1st Gen Brazilian LGBT
GMAT 720, GPA 3.2
USC Marshall | Mr. Ambitious
GRE 323, GPA 3.01
Harvard | Mr. Merchant Of Debt
GMAT 760, GPA 3.5 / 4.0 in Master 1 / 4.0 in Master 2
Tuck | Ms. Nigerian Footwear
GRE None, GPA 4.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Low GPA To Stanford
GMAT 770, GPA 2.7
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 360 Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Low GPA High GRE
GRE 325, GPA 3.2
Darden | Mr. Senior Energy Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 2.5
Chicago Booth | Mr. Finance Musician
GRE 330, GPA 3.6
NYU Stern | Mr. Hail Mary 740
GMAT 740, GPA 2.94
Harvard | Mr. London Artist
GMAT 730, GPA First Class Honours (4.0 equivalent)
SDA Bocconi | Mr. Pharma Manager
GMAT 650, GPA 3,2
Kellogg | Mr. Young PM
GMAT 710, GPA 9.64/10
Wharton | Mr. Indian VC
GRE 333, GPA 3.61

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

Imperial Business School’s campus

The Definitive List Of The Top International MBA Programs of 2016 — 26 to 50



School Name2015 RankIndexFinancial


The EconomistBusiness


#26Ipade4346.042 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)8 (8)
#27York (Schulich)2644.2NR (NR)20 (16)NR9 (9)
#28Imperial Business School2942.418 (18)NR (NR)15 (20)NR (NR)
#29City University (Cass)3041.420 (23)17 (21)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#30HEC Montreal2041.3NR (NR)NR (46)31 (29)11 (11)
#31Nanyang Business School3140.816 (22)26 (23)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#31University of Hong Kong2740.826 (14)11 (10)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#33Macquarie3438.830 (35)15 (11)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#34Indian Institute of Mgt.-Ahmedabad2837.711 (12)42 (24)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#35Toronto (Rotman)3236.632 (28)NR (NR)23 (18)NR (NR)
#36EDHEC5536.044 (NR)8 (13)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#37Durham Business School3934.438 (38)25 (28)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#38Strathclyde Business School3634.335 (39)30 (17)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#39Hult InternationalNR32.7NR (NR)23 (27)17 (NR)NR (NR)
#40McGill University (Desautels)4132.345 (50)NR (NR)25 (16)NR (NR)
#41University College Dublin (Smurfit)3731.041 (36)37 (22)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#42University of Bath4030.354 (42)21 (26)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#43University of Edinburgh6329.253 (NR)28 (35)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#44Grenoble de Management Ecole6528.950 (NR)34 (38)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#45Birmingham4228.348 (47)40 (42)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#46SP JainNR27.5NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)10 (10)
#47Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong3526.613 (15)NR (50)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#48Copenhagen Business School6026.2NR (NR)45 (NR)27 (28)NR (NR)
#49Indian School of Business4526.015 (17)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#50Shanghai Jiao Tong4923.922 (29)NR (NR)NR (NR)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

(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.