IE Business School Maintains No. 1 Position as Best Business School in Europe for Entrepreneurial Studies According to Bloomberg BusinessWeek
IE Business School ranked 6th in Europe by Bloomberg BusinessWeek.
IE Business School holds the No. 6 position in the 2021-22 Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranking in the European region, up three positions from the last ranking. The ranking is based on nearly 20,000 surveys from students, alumni, and recruiters, as well as compensation and employment data provided by schools. This latest ranking from Bloomberg Businessweek positions IE Business School as the best in Europe for entrepreneurial studies.
The International MBA at IE Business School is a customizable and fully immersive one-year program with a student body come from more than 75 countries. The beginning of the program is rooted in business fundamentals, including courses that focus specifically on entrepreneurship, leadership, innovation, and sustainability. Following the Core Period, students begin to customize their program for their desired career and can choose between the Business Impact Lab, Startup Lab, Tech Lab or Social Impact Lab. The final Elective Period provides further opportunity for program personalization with the opportunity to choose from more than 100 elective courses.
According to Bloomberg Businessweek, “Students see entrepreneurship as central to their overall training, whether they want to start their own businesses or work at a big bank.” As IE University was founded in 1973 by a group of visionary entrepreneurs, the spirit of enterprise has been at the heart of the institution since its inception. Each degree program includes a strong focus on exploring innovation practices and cultivating sharp entrepreneurial skills. Thirty percent of IE University alumni have begun a startup at some point in their career. Furthermore, in the past nine years, IE University graduates who have participated in the Venture Lab have received 80 million euros in funding.
This latest result from Bloomberg BusinessWeek further consolidates IE Business School’s position among the best MBAs in the world, and follows the School’s inclusion in the top ten of the latest Business Masters Ranking from QS.