Rankings & accreditation

Hult is proud to be recognized and ranked among the best business schools in the world. Rankings will never give the full picture of who we are and what makes us unique – but they reflect the fact that our students and executives are recognized by employers as some of the boldest, most interesting, and most ambitious talent in the world. 

Hult International Business School graduate rankings

Best Business Schools 2015

Bloomberg Business ranks our full-time MBA program in their list of the Best Business Schools 2015. In our debut year in the fiercely competitive U.S. category, we entered at 62nd best business school in the U.S.

62nd

Best Business School in the U.S. (Best Business Schools 2015)

MBA rankings 2015

The Economist’s evaluation of the top 100 business schools worldwide is distinguished by its student-centric and global comparison of the best full-time MBA programs around the world.

65th

Best MBA Worldwide
(MBA rankings 2015)

1st

for Diversity of Recruiters
(MBA rankings 2015)

16th

for Percentage Increase on Pre-MBA Salary
(MBA rankings 2015)

EMBA rankings 2015

The Economist ranks EMBA programs on two broad measures: educational experience and career development. In the subcategories, Hult stood out for our global reach and diversity, in terms of the number of industries our students are working in, the diversity of students themselves, and the geographical spread of our students.

50th

Best EMBA Worldwide
(EMBA rankings 2015)

11th

for Percentage Increase on Pre-EMBA Salary After One Year
(EMBA rankings 2015)

1st

for Industries Represented in Class
(EMBA rankings 2015)

Ashridge Executive Education rankings

Top 20 Executive Education 2013

Our Ashridge Executive Education Custom and Open programs are ranked in Bloomberg Business' Top 20 Executive Education for 2013.

7th

Best Custom Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2013)

18th

Best Open Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2013)

Executive Education rankings 2015

Our Ashridge Executive Education programs are consistently ranked amongst the best in the world by the Financial Times. In the 2015 listings, the combined rankings of our Custom and Open programs placed us at 21st Globally for Executive Education.

21st

Best Executive Education Programs Globally, Combined Rankings
(Executive Education 2015)

22nd

Best Custom Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2015)

36th

Best Open Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2015)

Hult International Business School accreditations

New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education

Association of MBAs (AMBA)


British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education


Massachusetts Department of Higher Education