Two Rankings – One Result: Mannheim Business School is #1 in Germany

Today, two rankings have been published that underline Mannheim’s top position among Europe’s business schools. Both in the Economist MBA Ranking and in the Corporate Knights Better World MBA Ranking Mannheim Business School maintains its clear top position in the German-speaking countries.

News MBS General MBA Programs Thursday, October 13th, 2016

The two rankings have very different focuses: The Economist MBA Ranking takes into account aspects such as the salary data of alumni and the satisfaction of current students and alumni with different aspects of the respective program. Mannheim Business School was able to keep its status as #1 in Germany, coming in at #41 overall, and #11 in Europe.

The Corporate Knights Better World MBA Ranking on the other hand evaluates graduate business programs on their integration of sustainability into the education of future business leaders. Here, Mannheim Business School rose from 17th to 15th position among the 123 programs worldwide that were taken into account.  It was able to gain an excellent position as #5 in Europe and #1 in Germany.


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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.