General information on ranking

Name of the ranking QS Global MBA Rankings
Geographical scope global
Status of the ranking independent
Name of person in charge of ranking Ben Sowter
E-mail of person in charge of ranking
Website of the ranking
Publication frequency annual
First year of publication 2012
Most recent year of publication 2017
Ranking organization Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd (QS)
Website of the methodology

Additional information

  • Type of publication: internet
  • Internet users access to ranking: open access
  • Language of publication: English
  • Main target groups: students and parents,higher education institutions,policymakers, governments and funding agencies,employers,
  • Level of comparison: study programs
  • Major dimensions covered: research, teaching, reputation, internationalization, employability, Other: gender balance
  • Structure of presentation: ordinary presentation (league tables), multi-indicator ranking
  • Data sources: data collected from HEIs by ranking organization, survey conducted exclusively by ranking organization
  • Quality assurance of ranking: periodic consultancy, advisory board
  • Website of the ranking organization: