In the latest world ranking issued by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) a famed Schools and University ranking website, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) is the only B-school that has made it to Top 50 list.
In the current list, IIMB has climbed over 25 other universities where the Post Graduate Programme in Enterprise Management (PGPEM) is ranked at 36th position in this year’s EMBA rankings.
In the rankings, the IIMB PGPEM programme lands 9th position in the APAC region.
The methodology of the EMBA rankings provides varied weightage to five metric groups, including employer reputation, thought leadership, executive profile, career outcomes, and diversity. While employer reputation carries a weightage of 30%, thought leadership and executive profile hold 25% and 15%, respectively. Career outcomes and diversity hold the rest of 20% and 10% respectively.
The institute has scored the rank of 86.8/100 and speaking about the ranking, IIMB Director Prof G Raghuram said “It is good to break new ground and put India on the global education map,”
This year, The Wharton School retains its status as the number-one programme for the 3rd consecutive year. Spain’s IESE Business School has claimed the 2nd rank while and France’s HEC Paris stands at 3rd position.