Every year the Financial Times released their global rankings for the top MBA programs in the world.

What MBA is the best in the world?

According to the Financial Times, Stanford Graduate School of Business is the number one ranked program in the world with a weighted salary of USD$228,074.

How The Rankings Work

Results are based on the alumnus salary 3 years post graduation at each of the business schools. If a salary increase is your primary motivation on why you should study your MBA.


Only business schools that are AACSB or Equis accredited are able to participate in these rankings.

What are the top MBA programs in the world?

With the list originating in the US, it may come as no surprise that over 50% of the business schools featured are based in the US.

Australia features three times in the top 100, with Melbourne Business School ranked 61, AGSM ranked 70 and MGSM ranked 74.


MBA rankings pie chart

To view the global MBA rankings in detail visit FT.com.

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