Accreditations, Awards & Rankings

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Hult is proud to be recognized and ranked among the best business schools in the world by some of the most prestigious independent ranking and accreditation bodies. Find out more about Hult's rankings, awards, and accreditations below.

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Accreditations

We are the first triple-accredited business school in the U.S.

Hult is recognized by business education’s three most prestigious international accrediting bodies: The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), Association of MBAs (AMBA), and EQUIS (The European Quality Improvement System). We are the first business school in the U.S. to achieve this triple accreditation, which is held by just one percent of business schools worldwide.

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Awards

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Hult is the proud recipient of the bronze award for Best Lifelong Learning Initiative 2021 from the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the Business Graduates Association (BGA). The prize builds on the Business School Careers Strategy award from AMBA & BGA in 2020, as well as the 2014 AMBA Innovation award.

AMBA is the international independent authority on graduate business education. Their accreditation service is the global standard for all MBA, DBA, and MBM programs. AMBA currently accredits over 240 business schools in more than 70 countries.

Rankings

Hult is proud to be recognized and ranked among the best business schools in the world by some of the most prestigious independent ranking bodies.

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Financial Times 2021 MBA Ranking

This ranking features the top 100 full-time MBA programs worldwide.

12
for International Students
9
for Female Faculty
23
for International Mobility
99
Overall Ranking in 2021

Financial Times 2021 Global Executive MBA Ranking

This ranking features the top 100 Executive MBA programs for senior working managers worldwide.

34
for Work Experience
63
for Career Progression
81
for International Course Experience
89
Overall Ranking in 2021

Financial Times 2021 Global Masters in Management Ranking

This ranking features the top 100 one- and two-year masters programs worldwide.

5
for International Mobility
6
for International Students
8
for International Faculty
48
Overall Ranking in 2021

Financial Times 2020 European Business Schools Ranking

Ashridge Executive Education at Hult is ranked as one of the top business schools in Europe with our custom programs featured in the top ten in the continent.

11
for Custom Programs
12
for Open Programs
44
Overall Ranking in 2020

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Poets & Quants 2021 Best Undergraduate Business Schools

This ranking features the top undergraduate business schools in the United States. Poets and Quants uses a ranking methodology that relies heavily on student feedback as well as extensive data insight to rank schools on admissions, student experience, and employment statistics.

1
on Employment Rate
2
on Life-changing Experience
3
on International 'Signature' Experience
32
Overall Ranking in 2021

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US News & World Report 2021 Best Undergraduate International Programs

U.S. News & World Report’s undergraduate business program rankings were based solely on peer assessment surveys. To appear on these surveys, undergraduate business programs must be accredited by AACSB International.

25
Overall Ranking in 2021

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The Economist 2021 Full-Time Global MBA Ranking

The Economist’s evaluation of the top 100 one- and two-year full-time MBA programs worldwide is characterized by its student-centric and global comparison of the best full-time MBA programs around the world. Climbing 23 places since the last rankings and an incredible 50 places over five years, this recognition of Hult as one of the best business schools in the world is the result of our unwavering determination to provide practical, relevant education to students across the globe.

1
for Student and Faculty Diversity
1
for Overseas Alumni Chapters
9
for % Salary Increase
15
Overall Ranking in 2021

The Economist 2021 Global Masters in Management Ranking

Hult's Masters in International Business program is ranked in The Economist's ranking of Masters in Management programs worldwide. Rankings are based on graduate employment statistics and on information provided by students and alumni.

5
for Student diversity
6
for Overseas alumni chapters
11
for Post-degree Salary
13
Overall Ranking in 2021

The Economist 2020 Global Executive MBA Ranking

The Economist reviews and ranks part-time Executive MBA programs on two broad measures: educational experience and career development.

1
for Student Diversity
2
for Geographic Diversity
4
for Overseas alumni branches
53
Overall Ranking in 2020

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Bloomberg Businessweek 2021 Best Global MBA program

The Bloomberg Businessweek annual ranking focuses on how well MBA programs outside the U.S. prepare graduates for career success by looking at a combination of salary, network, learning, and entrepreneurship.

7
for Diversity
15
for Entrepreneurship
17
for Learning
56
Overall Ranking in 2021

Bloomberg Businessweek 2016 Best Undergraduate Business Schools

This ranking surveyed nearly 30,000 students and recruiters at almost 600 companies to assess which schools provided the brightest possible career path for undergraduates.

1st
in new grads starting a business
7th
in new grads who went to a startup

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Forbes 2019 Best International One-Year MBA

Forbes' 2019 list of the Best International One-Year MBAs ranks schools solely on their "5 year MBA gain", which is the net cumulative amount the typical alumni would have earned after five years by getting their MBA versus staying in their pre-MBA career.

17th
Best International One-Year MBA in 2019

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Times Higher Education and WSJ 2018 General Masters in Management Ranking

Hult's Masters in International Business program entered at #19 in the 2018 Times Higher Education and Wall Street Journal’s General Masters in Management Rankings, which features the top 114 general management masters worldwide.

19th
General Masters in Management Ranking 2018