The best MBA programs in the world provide serious advantages to their graduates. Alumni from the top business schools lead some of the biggest companies in the world and earn well-over six figures, on average.
However, as the cost of attending business school continues to rise, students need to be thoughtful about where they choose to earn an MBA. Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) recently ranked the 251 most prominent MBA programs in the world in order to determine which business schools are the best investments. QS based their research on 13 criteria in five categories: employability, entrepreneurship and alumni outcomes, return on investment, thought leadership and diversity. They also collected data from tens of thousands of employers around the globe.
Here are the 10 best full-time MBA programs in the world, according to QS: