Accreditations, Awards & 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 and accreditation bodies. Find out more about Hult's rankings, awards, and accreditations below.

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Hult Online MBA Ranking - 2022


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

We are proud to be accredited by the following organizations:

Triple Accreditation

  • AMBA



  • Massachusetts Department of Higher Education

  • DUBAI Knowledge

  • BPPE

  • QAA


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.


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.

Financial Times Rankings

In addition to ranking in the FT's Top 100 Masters in Management and Global MBA programs, our programs score highly in the subcategories that reflect our core values such as diversity, internationality, and CSR.


Masters in Management Ranking

Featuring the top 100 one- and two-year master's programs worldwide, these FT rankings continue to be one of the most prestigious business school listings.

  • #2 for International Students

  • #12 for Salary Percent Increase

  • #15 for International Mobility

  • #41 Overall Ranking


Global MBA Ranking

Featuring the top 100 full-time MBA programs worldwide, these FT rankings continue to be one of the most prestigious business school listings.

  • #9 for Female Faculty

  • #12 for International Students

  • #23 for International Mobility

  • #99 Overall Ranking


Executive MBA Ranking

This ranking features the top 100 Executive MBA programs for senior working managers worldwide, as independently assessed by the FT.

  • #34 for Work Experience

  • #63 for Career Progression

  • #81 for International Course Experience

  • #89 Overall Ranking


Executive Education Ranking

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

  • #24 for Custom Programs

  • #22 for Open Programs

  • #20 Overall Ranking

The Economist Rankings

The Economist’s evaluation of the top 100 full-time and part-time MBA programs worldwide is characterized by its student-centric and global comparison of the best MBA programs around the world. We've climbed 23 places in the latest full-time rankings and an incredible 50 places over five years.


Full-Time MBA Ranking

This ranking features the top 90 full-time MBA programs worldwide and is a trusted resource for those seeking an independent comparison of the best MBA degrees offered globally.

  • #1 for Overseas Alumni Chapters

  • #2 for Student and Faculty Diversity

  • #11 for Education Experience

  • #37 Overall Ranking in 2022


Executive MBA Ranking

The Economist reviews and ranks part-time Executive MBA programs on two broad measures: educational experience and career development, using data provided primarily by alumni.

  • #1 for Student Diversity

  • #2 for Geographic Diversity

  • #4 for Overseas Alumni Branches

  • #53 Overall Ranking in 2020


Global Masters in Management Ranking

With its student-focused methodology, the Economist is a trusted ranking body for those seeking an independent comparison of the best master's degrees offered globally.

  • #5 for Student Diversity

  • #6 for Overseas Alumni Chapters

  • #11 for Post-degree Salary

  • #13 Overall Ranking

Other notable rankings

Our continued and consistently strong performances in the rankings of the best business schools worldwide is the result of our unwavering determination to provide practical, relevant education to students across the globe.


Best Undergraduate Business Schools

This ranking features the top undergraduate business schools in the United States. Poets & 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.

  • #2 for Faculty Availability and Mentoring

  • #3 on Life-changing Experience

  • #36 overall ranking in 2021


Best US Business Schools

Bloomberg Businessweek ranked 119 MBA programs and 84 US Business Schools around the world. The ranking focuses on how well MBA programs prepare graduates for career success.

  • #4 for Diversity

  • #17 for Entrepreneurship

  • #22 for Learning

  • #58 Overall Ranking

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Top Universities for Experiential Learning

Introduced for the very first time, the country’s top colleges for experiential learning were recognized by Forage through a rigorous evaluation process. We are honored to have been selected as the top university on Forage's Experiential Learning awards.

  • #1 Overall

  • #1 Private University

QS World University Rankings


Online MBA Ranking

QS rankings are used by millions of candidates each year on to learn about various business school programs, connect directly with admissions professionals, and prepare their applications. Hult’s Live Online MBA has had a strong debut, coming in at #28 in the QS World University Rankings.

  • #28 Overall

  • #26 Faculty & Teaching

  • #25 Classroom Experience

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Global MBA Rankings

Using a ranking system entirely geared and weighted to fact-based criteria, CEO Magazine aims to provide potential students with a performance benchmark for those schools included. This year, Hult’s Global One-Year MBA and Executive MBA programs have been recognized.

  • #13 Global Executive MBA Ranking

  • Tier One MBA Program in North America


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 in the International category


Best International One-Year MBA

Forbes 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.

  • #17 Overall Ranking


General Masters in Management Ranking

The Times Higher Education and Wall Street Journal’s General Masters in Management Rankings feature the top 114 general management masters worldwide.

  • #19 Overall Ranking