MBA rankings used worldwide by applicants when selecting a program 2012

MBA ranking and ratings most commonly used by MBA applicants when selecting a business school worldwide in 2012

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 13, 2012
MBA rankings used worldwide by applicants when selecting a program 2012 This statistic shows the MBA rankings and rating sources that aspiring MBA applicants most commonly used to help inform their decision when selecting a business school in 2012. 60 percent of MBA applicants said they used the Financial Times rankings to help choose an MBA program.
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MBA ranking and ratings most commonly used by MBA applicants when selecting a business school worldwide in 2012

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Share of MBA applicants
Financial Times60%
TopMBA.com / QS TopMBA Career Guide51%
The Economist45%
Business Week45%
QS World University Rankings43%
US News and World Reports25%
Wall Street Journal23%
Academic Ranking of World Universities17%
National rankings in chosen destination country12%
Other4%
Webometrics Ranking Web of World Universities4%
America Economia3%
CHE / DAAD2%
Far Eastern Economic Review1%
Share of MBA applicants
Financial Times60%
TopMBA.com / QS TopMBA Career Guide51%
The Economist45%
Business Week45%
QS World University Rankings43%
US News and World Reports25%
Wall Street Journal23%
Academic Ranking of World Universities17%
National rankings in chosen destination country12%
Other4%
Webometrics Ranking Web of World Universities4%
America Economia3%
CHE / DAAD2%
Far Eastern Economic Review1%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 13, 2012
This statistic shows the MBA rankings and rating sources that aspiring MBA applicants most commonly used to help inform their decision when selecting a business school in 2012. 60 percent of MBA applicants said they used the Financial Times rankings to help choose an MBA program.
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