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 International Business Schools 2016

Bloomberg Business ranks our full-time MBA program in their list of the Best International Business Schools 2016.


Best International Business School (2016)

MBA rankings 2016

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.


Best MBA Worldwide
(MBA rankings 2016)


for Diversity of Recruiters
(MBA rankings 2016)


for Educational Experience
(MBA rankings 2016)

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.


Best EMBA Worldwide
(EMBA rankings 2015)


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


for Industries Represented in Class
(EMBA rankings 2015)

Ashridge Executive Education rankings

Top 20 Executive Education 2013

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


Best Custom Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2013)


Best Open Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2013)

Executive Education rankings 2016

Our Executive Education programs are consistently ranked among the best in the world by the Financial Times. In the 2016 listings, the combined rankings of our Custom and Open programs placed us at 22nd Globally for Executive Education.


Best Custom Programs Globally
(Executive Education 2016)


Best Executive Education Programs Globally, Combined Rankings (Executive Education 2016)


Best Open Programs Globally (Executive Education 2016)

Hult International Business School accreditations

New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education

Association of MBAs (AMBA) (Only for the MBA program)

British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education (Only for programs offered in Boston)