Top 5 MBA courses in the UK

The Financial Times produces a global MBA ranking every year, giving prospective students an invaluable guide to which business schools will provide the greatest return on investment. Rankings are produced according to career progression of alumni, diversity of cohort, the quality of faculty, and much more.

Needless to say the UK fares pretty well in the FT Global MBA Ranking 2018, with 14 of its business schools making an appearance in the top 100.

Here’s a countdown of the UK’s top 5 universities for an MBA, complete with key statistics*:

*Key statistics include: Salary Increase – average % difference in alumni salary from before MBA to now; Employed at 3 months – % of most recent graduating class who had found employment within 3 months of completion; International Students – % of cohort whose nationality differs from the country in which they are studying.

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4. Saïd Business School – University of Oxford

FT Global MBA Ranking 2017: 33

Oxford’s progressive MBA curriculum seeks to create managers of extraordinary ability and integrity, able to lead in a complex, connected, and fragile world. An engaged faculty offers a challenging and thought-provoking programme, including a Global Opportunities & Threats Oxford (GOTO) Entrepreneurship course.

Salary Increase: 87%    Employed at 3 months: 86%      International Students: 95%

View our Saïd Business School and University of Oxford profiles