Stanford GSB | Mr. Startup Founder
GMAT 700, GPA 3.12
MIT Sloan | Mr. Latino Insurance
GMAT 730, GPA 8.5 / 10
Yale | Mr. Yale Hopeful
GMAT 750, GPA 2.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Tesla Intern
GMAT 720, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Supply Chain Data Scientist
GMAT 730, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Global Consultant
GMAT 770, GPA 80% (top 10% of class)
Stanford GSB | Mr. MBB/FinTech
GMAT 760, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Digital Indonesia
GMAT 760, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Equal Opportunity
GMAT 760, GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. MBB to PM
GRE 338, GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. LGBT Social Impact
GRE 326, GPA 3.79
Stanford GSB | Mr. Nuclear Vet
GMAT 770, GPA 3.86
Stanford GSB | Mr. Oilfield Trekker
GMAT 720, GPA 7.99/10
Stanford GSB | Mr. SpaceX
GMAT 740, GPA 3.65
Kellogg | Mr. Big 4 Financial Consultant
GMAT 740, GPA 3.94
Stanford GSB | Mr. Mountaineer
GRE 327, GPA 2.96
Harvard | Mr. Tech Start-Up
GMAT 720, GPA 3.52
Rice Jones | Mr. Simple Manufacturer
GRE 320, GPA 3.95
Columbia | Mr. MD/MBA
GMAT 670, GPA 3.77
Darden | Ms. Inclusive Management
GRE 313, GPA 2.9
Harvard | Mr. MedTech Startup
GMAT 740, GPA 3.80
Harvard | Ms. Comeback Kid
GMAT 780, GPA 2.6
Stanford GSB | Mr. Failed Entrepreneur
GMAT 750, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Latin American
GMAT 770, GPA 8 of 10
Columbia | Mr. Oil & Gas
GMAT 710, GPA 3.37
Harvard | Mr. Deferred Admission
GRE 329, GPA 3.99
NYU Stern | Mr. NYC Consultant
GRE 327, GPA 3.47

INSEAD Claims First For Fifth Time In A Row

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology Business School

The Definitive List Of The Top International MBA Programs of 2019-2020 — 26 to 50



School Name2018 RankIndexFinancial


The EconomistBusiness


#26Hong Kong UST2644.38 (6)NR (NR)19 (18)NR (NR)
#27Melbourne Business School2141.830 (34)7 (5)NR (19)NR (NR)
#28Durham Business School3341.522 (33)16 (22)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#29Nanyang Business School2940.813 (10)28 (24)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#30Australian Graduate School of Management5440.833 (32)NR (NR)NR (NR)8 (NR)
#31HEC Montreal3039.7NR (NR)NR (NR)29 (30)16 (17)
#32Queen’s University (Smith)4038.5NR (NR)34 (38)16 (12)NR (NR)
#33EMLyon3938.039 (49)13 (25)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#34Indian Institute of Mgt.-Ahmedabad3137.524 (15)30 (37)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#35Toronto (Rotman)5835.440 (41)NR (NR)22 (NR)NR (NR)
#36Macquarie7134.935 (NR)29 (33)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#37University of Edinburgh3534.742 (36)23 (30)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#37WHU (Otto Beisheim)4134.734 (45)31 (35)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#39Concordia (Molson)4434.2NR (NR)42 (44)25 (20)NR (NR)
#40McGill University (Desautels)3432.742 (39)NR (NR)31 (17)NR (NR)
#41Lancaster School of Management1929.645 (35)40 (34)NR (NR)NR (11)
#41University College Dublin (Smurfit)5929.644 (46)41 (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#43Grenoble de Management Ecole6429.449 (NR)37 (25)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#44ESSEC4327.646 (47)47 (43)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#45EDHEC3223.5NR (37)8 (8)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#46IPADE4223.0NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)10 (9)
#47SP Jain4622.8NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)12 (16)
#48Queensland5721.8NR (NR)15 (10)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#49Indian Institute of Mgt.-Bangalore4821.516 (18)NR (NR)NR (NR)NR (NR)
#50Fudan University5021.317 (23)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.