Stanford GSB | Ms. Decision Scientist
GMAT 730, GPA 3.9
Harvard | Mr. Low GRE
GRE 314, GPA 3.7
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
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

INSEAD Leads 2018’s Top International MBA Programs

Western University’s Ivey School of Business

The Definitive List Of The Top International MBA Programs of 2018 — 26 to 50



School Name2017 RankIndexFinancial


The EconomistBusiness


#26Hong Kong UST2441.66 (7)NR (44)18 (25)NR (NR)
#27Copenhagen Business School4241.250 (NR)39 (37)36 (30)NR (NR)
#28York (Schulich)2940.1NR (NR)23 (24)NR (NR)8 (8)
#29Nanyang Business School3039.410 (12)24 (30)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#30HEC Montreal3236.3NR (NR)NR (NR)30 (31)17 (17)
#31Indian Institute of Mgt.-Ahmedabad4435.115 (15)37 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#32EDHEC3434.937 (37)8 (13)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#33Durham Business School3633.433 (38)22 (18)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#34McGill University (Desautels)6032.739 (NR)NR (NR)17 (28)NR (NR)
#35University of Edinburgh3831.136 (42)30 (29)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#36St. Gallen3330.829 (32)42 (NR)NR (17)NR (NR)
#37University of Bath5829.551 (NR)16 (23)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#38Leeds University6729.144 (41)29 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#39EMLyon6228.449 (NR)25 (32)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#40Queen’s University (Smith)2728.0NR (49)38 (40)12 (16)NR (NR)
#41WHU (Otto Beisheim)6827.745 (NR)35 (42)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#42Ipade2825.9NR (46)NR (NR)NR (NR)9 (9)
#43ESSECNR25.647 (NR)43 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#44Concordia (Molson_NR25.5NR (NR)44 (NR)20 (NR)NR (NR)
#45Indian School of Business4324.413 (14)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#46SP Jain4523.5NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)16 (16)
#47Shanghai Jiao TongNR23.217 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#48Indian Institute of Mgt.-Bangalore4822.418 (27)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#49Renmin University of ChinaNR22.121 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#50Fudan UniversityNR21.623 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)

Source: Poets&Quants composite ranking

Notes: NR is not ranked; Ranks shown for The Financial Times, The Economist and Bloomberg Businessweek are for non-U.S. schools, not their global ranks. 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.