Top 10 Business Universities in the World

After finishing graduation, many students wish to pursue business management courses. Since high quality business education is only available in topnotch business universities of the world, many students do not mind heading to another country like USA and UK to join B-schools. Here we have compiled a list of top 10 business universities in the world that aspiring business graduates dream of studying in.


1. Stanford Graduate School of Business

Located at Stanford, California, the school was established in 1925 and is one of the most prominent business schools in the world. Once you become an MBA from this university, you can join some of the most famous companies of the world like Gap and GlaxoSmithKline. The MBA program lasts for 2 years. Other courses include Sloan Master’s Program (1 year program for managers), PhD program, Executive MBA, and residential doctoral program.

2. Harvard Business School

The school was established in 1908. It is placed at the campus of Harvard University. According to statistics, around half the number of the graduates from this business school become successful business entrepreneurs. It offers an MBA program that lasts for 2 years. Beside the regular MBA program, one can go for executive programs and doctoral degrees.

3. Columbia Business School

Started in 1916, the business school was established to provide business training to students that completed graduation from Columbia University. The business school offers an MBA programs that can be completed in 2 years. It also offers executive MBA, doctoral programs and executive education.

4. Wharton Business School (University of Pennsylvania)

Located at the campus of University of Pennsylvania, the Wharton Business School was founded in 1881. It claims to be the first collegiate business school in the world. It offers an MBA program of 2 years. It offers various programs such as undergraduate programs, MBA program for executives, doctoral programs, executive education, pre-college programs and so on.

5. MIT Sloan School of Management (MIT- Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Located at Cambridge in Massachusetts, the business school was established in 1914. It provides to business education programs to students from over 60 countries of the world. You can become MBA professional by completing a 2 year MBA program. Other programs available at this business school include master of finance, MIT executive MBA, Master of Science Management Studies, PhD program, and undergraduate program.

6. Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University)

Kellogg School of Management was established in 1908. It is situated at Evanston in Illinois. The full-time MBA program lasts for 2 years. Other than this, it also offers part-time MBA, executive MBA, executive education, doctoral program and undergraduate program.

7. Tuck School of Business

Tuck School of Business was founded in 1900 and has been ranking among the best business schools of the world consistently. It is located at Hanover, New Hampshire in US. It only offers one MBA degree. Other than this, it offers dual degree like MD/MBA and PhD/MBA with different institution.

8. HKUST Business School

HKUST Business School is a business management school that belongs to Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. It is located at Clear Water Bay, Kowloon in Hong Kong. It is accredited by US-based AACSB and EQUIS. It takes 12 to 16 months to complete MBA from this school. It offers full-time MBA, part-time MBA and executive MBA courses.

9. London Business School (University of London)

The London Business School is the dedicated business college from University of London. It was established in 1964 and is located at London, England. It offers following business courses MBA (1 year), executive MBA, eMBA, masters in management and other executive education courses.

10. Darden School of Business (University of Virginia)

Launched in 1954, the Darden School of Business is located at the campus of University of Virginia. It offers 2 years MBA program, executive MBA, eMBA, PhD and executive education courses.

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