Economist MBA Ranking: Mannheim Business School Number One in Germany

Mannheim Business School has maintained its strong position in the global MBA ranking of The Economist. As in 2014, it is ranked #38 in this list of the 100 best MBA programs worldwide.

MBS General Thursday, October 15th, 2015

In Germany, Mannheim Business School is the number one out of three institutions that were taken into consideration.

To a large extend, the ranking of The Economist is based on a survey among current and former participants. The main criteria were the career progress of the alumni – especially as measured by salary increase and current salary – as well as the satisfaction among participants and alumni regarding different aspects of the program. Mannheim Business School performed particularly well in the categories Faculty Quality (3rd place worldwide) and Education Experience (7th place).


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Located in the heart of the German and European economy, Mannheim Business School (MBS), the umbrella organization for management education at the University of Mannheim, is considered to be one of the leading institutions of its kind in Germany and is continuously ranked as Germany’s #1.