Rankings & Recognition | IE Business School

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IE is accredited by international accreditation bodies

IE Business School is considered one of Europe's leading business schools by international media like Financial Times, The Economist, Wall Street Journal or América Economía. These publications recognise IE as a leader in academic areas like entrepreneurship, or in the field of learning technologies.

  • 3 rd
    SEP 25th, 2017


    IE Business School’s International MBA program holds the No. 3 position worldwide among one-year programs in the non-US business school category of the latest ranking published by Forbes. The biennial ranking evaluates the return on investment of students who completed their MBA five years ago at business schools around the world.

  • 6 th
    MAY 17th, 2017

    América Economía

    IE Business School’s MBA program has been ranked No. 6 worldwide in a ranking published by leading Latin American business journal América Economía.

  • 8 th
    DEC 11th, 2016


    IE holds the No. 8 position worldwide in the non-US schools category of the 2017 Bloomberg Businessweek ranking of MBA programs.

  • 4 th
    DEC 04th, 2016

    Financial Times

    IE Business School is the No. 4 business school in Europe and 1st in Spain according to the 2016 Financial Times European Business School Ranking.

  • 5 th
    NOV 05th, 2016

    América Economía

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