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# International Schools Rankings Class Profiles and Comparison

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25 Sep 2010, 11:38
I don't see EIU's latest rankings being reflected here : IESE has dropped down to 5th, IMD 6th , while HEC is at 9 and York moved upto 10th place. These are the ones that I remember off the top of my head, I am sure there are a few others that fell or have moved up a couple of places.
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01 Oct 2010, 11:26
One more thing many of you folks might've noticed....why is there is so much GMAT disparity between top 10 US and top 10 international programs ? Has this disparity gone up in the last 2 years ?
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15 Oct 2010, 06:05
jiang pointed out new rankings for asia area schools:
http://www.topmba.com/mba-rankings/top- ... ustralasia

how much stock should one put into the region specific rankings as opposed to the world rankings?
Should people go for name recognition or rankings for international schools? Obviously people know imd,insead,lbs but what else? HKUST? i think Ceibs is lesser know and prob 2nd best in asia
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27 Oct 2010, 18:05
Can anyone comment on the MBA program at MGSM in Sydney and Monash in Melbourne?
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11 Nov 2010, 07:42
Pretty good rankings. Here we go with a lovely document with the statistics for various international(non-US) schools .The best thing about the document is that the schools have been categorized across Asia, Europe and Canada and is quite comprehensive i.e. it lists around the top 25 programs in Europe, around 20 in Asia and the top 10 in Canada.
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11 Nov 2010, 08:14
weird... is the total salary coming out of b school or the student avg salary? the asian schools all very low...
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11 Nov 2010, 08:24
shaselai wrote:
weird... is the total salary coming out of b school or the student avg salary? the asian schools all very low...

Obviously, the starting salaries would vary across continents due to Purchasing power parity, so asian schools would have low salaries in USD .For eg, people graduating from ISB,Hyderabad,the top Indian school start with something like around 20 lakhs($40k) in Indian currency.And this is a huge amount in India but may seem meagre according to the US PPP. Didn't you read the notes they have given on the first page clarifying this thing ? _________________ It's a dawg eat dawg world! Current Student Status: What's your raashee? Joined: 12 Jun 2009 Posts: 1847 Location: United States (NC) Concentration: Strategy, Finance Schools: UNC (Kenan-Flagler) - Class of 2013 GMAT 1: 720 Q49 V39 WE: Programming (Computer Software) Followers: 25 Kudos [?]: 249 [0], given: 52 Re: International Schools Rankings Class Profiles and Comparison [#permalink] ### Show Tags 11 Nov 2010, 08:27 target2010 wrote: shaselai wrote: weird... is the total salary coming out of b school or the student avg salary? the asian schools all very low... Obviously, the starting salaries would vary across continents due to Purchasing power parity, so asian schools would have low salaries in USD .For eg, people graduating from ISB,Hyderabad,the top Indian school start with something like around 20 lakhs($40k) in Indian currency.And this is a huge amount in India but may seem meagre according to the US PPP. Didn't you read the notes they have given on the first page clarifying this thing ?

i mustve missed it. Just weird like Melbourne is FT rank 27 yet salary 120k while hkust is 4th but 70k both in asia. living cost cant possibly have a 50k diff can it?
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11 Nov 2010, 18:17
shaselai wrote:

i mustve missed it. Just weird like Melbourne is FT rank 27 yet salary 120k while hkust is 4th but 70k both in asia. living cost cant possibly have a 50k diff can it?

I think they can! I'd say living PPP wouldn't differ much in the countries of the Indian sub continent ,China and to an extent Hongkong,Singapore,Indonesia.
But Australia is an altogether different story! Did you know that even a plumber or an electrician makes something like $80k/year in Australia ? By the way, Australia ain't in Asia;it's a different continent _________________ It's a dawg eat dawg world! Current Student Status: What's your raashee? Joined: 12 Jun 2009 Posts: 1847 Location: United States (NC) Concentration: Strategy, Finance Schools: UNC (Kenan-Flagler) - Class of 2013 GMAT 1: 720 Q49 V39 WE: Programming (Computer Software) Followers: 25 Kudos [?]: 249 [0], given: 52 Re: International Schools Rankings Class Profiles and Comparison [#permalink] ### Show Tags 12 Nov 2010, 10:57 target2010 wrote: shaselai wrote: i mustve missed it. Just weird like Melbourne is FT rank 27 yet salary 120k while hkust is 4th but 70k both in asia. living cost cant possibly have a 50k diff can it? I think they can! I'd say living PPP wouldn't differ much in the countries of the Indian sub continent ,China and to an extent Hongkong,Singapore,Indonesia. But Australia is an altogether different story! Did you know that even a plumber or an electrician makes something like$80k/year in Australia ? By the way, Australia ain't in Asia;it's a different continent

yeah but still 50k is a lot. like in US here you could live very comfortably 2k for rent (even in ny) which is 24k. i mean 50k diff would be like pres. suite or something.... o well
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20 Nov 2010, 16:34
Question:- The R1, R2 dates are wrt 2009, right? In case of 2012 applicants for IMD, the R1, R2 dates would be in the year 2012, right?
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07 Dec 2010, 10:15
These classifications always seem to be about general rep. If one is looking based on the benefit it has in preparing you for work in certain domains, what rating should he or shee consult.
Eg: I wanna be a tech company manger or consultant.. Which is the top school for me? Or financial something etc...?

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20 Dec 2010, 01:31
is there an updated version?
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11 Jan 2011, 04:51
I see IE is ranked in front of IESE, yet there is a bug salary discrepancy (mba promo videos like that word) between the two schools.
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17 Jan 2011, 11:24
Hi guyz,
thanks for the list.
But wanted your suggestion on -
1. Is it worth doing 1 yr MBA from Colleges from UK ?? say from Rank 5 - 20 in UK, not the LBS n Cambridges ( thinking practicle here)
Colleges like NBS, Glasgow etc
Specially now when they are talking about changing Work Permit Rules in UK, Hike Fees.

Is it worth spending so much on degrees from these colleges ? or is it better to work harder score better and get into a good college in India.

I am a NRI, 4+ yrs exp - Sales in Electrical Manufacturing sector, got 580 in GMAT, 5.5 in AWA.
I was expecting a 650+, but hell wht i scored is what I scored.

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24 Jan 2011, 22:33
Hi guyz,
thanks for the list.
But wanted your suggestion on -
1. Is it worth doing 1 yr MBA from Colleges from UK ?? say from Rank 5 - 20 in UK, not the LBS n Cambridges ( thinking practicle here)
Colleges like NBS, Glasgow etc
Specially now when they are talking about changing Work Permit Rules in UK, Hike Fees.

Is it worth spending so much on degrees from these colleges ? or is it better to work harder score better and get into a good college in India.

I am a NRI, 4+ yrs exp - Sales in Electrical Manufacturing sector, got 580 in GMAT, 5.5 in AWA.
I was expecting a 650+, but hell wht i scored is what I scored.

Cheers,
Ash

Good point there.. i'm a 660/3yr and wondering the same.. Applying to glasgow, leicester etc..
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23 Feb 2011, 12:14
Does anyone find the Economist ranking really unexpected? For both US and European schools....
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23 Feb 2011, 22:06
enkie wrote:
Does anyone find the Economist ranking really unexpected? For both US and European schools....

Wel there sure is a disparity.. For starters.. Smurfit's at 31 acc2 economist whereas it's arnd 70 in ft.
Different criteria.. different ranks... guess it's all about personal priorities after all
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24 Feb 2011, 05:39
vasudhavij wrote:
enkie wrote:
Does anyone find the Economist ranking really unexpected? For both US and European schools....

Wel there sure is a disparity.. For starters.. Smurfit's at 31 acc2 economist whereas it's arnd 70 in ft.
Different criteria.. different ranks... guess it's all about personal priorities after all

Yeah I guess you are right. I just find it questionable that Tuck and Haas are ranked 2 and 3, above some of the other schools. Don't get me wrong, I think Tuck and Haas are great schools -- I just don't know if they are really #2 and #3...
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08 Apr 2011, 02:21
Wow! That is a seriously impressive table!

Global MBA Report calls it as follows:

1. The London Business School, U.K.

2. Wharton University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

4. Stanford University GSB, U.S.A.

8. MIT Sloan School of Management, U.S.A.

9. University of Chicago: Booth, U.S.A.

10. Hong Kong UST Business School, China
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