WIDELY
ACCREDITED,
GLOBALLY
RENOWNED

Our Recognitions

What drives us is our ambition to nurture dynamic, ambitious minds. We transform you into the next best you, ready to be one of tomorrow’s thought-leading professionals. Our game-changing programs take your unique talents and combine them with our knowledge, expertise and connections to forge future greatness. And the recognition we receive from around the globe shows just how relevant and effective our programs are in preparing you for the real world.

Only 1% of business schools worldwide are accredited by all three major bodies

EFMD Equis in the EU, AMBA in the UK, and AACSB in the US

Accreditations

We at IE Business School are one of those few, taking the unique individual talent of ambitious professionals and tailoring our programs to each of them to produce the disruptive business leaders of tomorrow.
EFMD The Management Development Network

EFMD Equis

The rigorous quality control of Equis benchmarks IE Business school against international standards in our programs, faculty, research, governance, ethics and sustainability among other criteria. Continuous review ensures cutting-edge standards, and accreditation can take up to two to three years.

EFMD
Association of MBAs Accedited

Association of MBAs

The Association of MBAs is the world’s leading authority on postgraduate management education, developing and enhancing quality standards in business schools worldwide. Membership means being part of a global, connected community of thought leaders in the field.

Association of MBAs
AACSB Accredited

AACSB International

AACSB connects educators, students and businesses globally. Designed to inspire innovation, community and constant improvement of standards, they value diversity, community, social responsibility and a global mindset.

AACSB International

IE Rankings

  • 1ST
    Worldwide

    Online MBA

    QS 2022
  • 3RD
    Worldwide

    Online MBA

    FINANCIAL TIMES 2022
  • 1ST
    Europe

    Executive MBA

    The Economist 2020
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News about recognitions & accreditations

MIF Students Win Spanish Final of CFA Research Challenge | IE Business School

MIF Students Win Spanish Final of CFA Research Challenge

IE team advances to the European semi-finals of the prestigious CFA competition.

A group of Master in Finance students won the Spanish finals of the annual CFA Institute’s Research Challenge and advanced to the upcoming EMEA semi-finals. This triumph marks a record-breaking 6th time that IE Business School wins the CFA Challenge, making it the academic institution with the most victories in the history of the competition in Spain.

The challenge required the students to produce a professional equity report for this year’s company: Banco Santander.

29 Mar 2022

 

Programs, Recognitions, The School
Hackathon: Social innovation to improve patient experience at Hospital La Paz | IE Business School

Hackathon: Social innovation to improve patient experience at Hospital La Paz

IE Business School students win first place in social impact challenge with Hospital La Paz.

29 Mar 2022

 

IE Community, Recognitions, The School
FT Ranks IE Business School 3rd in World for Online MBA Programs

Financial Times Ranks IE Business School 3rd in World for Online MBA Programs

The Global Online MBA allows students to explore business foundations in a flexible, customizable, and highly interactive learning environment.

14 Mar 2022

 

Recognitions
IE Business School Leads QS Ranking of World’s Best Online MBA

IE Business School Once Again Leads QS Ranking of World’s Best Online MBA Programs

The 2022 ranking boasts the largest list of Online MBA programs yet from the global business education analysts QS Quacquarelli Symonds.

09 Mar 2022

 

Recognitions
IE Business School No. 4 Worldwide in FT Ranking

IE Business School No. 4 Worldwide and 1st in Europe for Entrepreneurship Teaching in FT MBA 2022 Ranking

Thirty percent of IE University alumni have begun a startup at some point in their career.

24 Feb 2022

 

Recognitions, The School
IE Business School scoops prestigious Best Lifelong Learning Initiative 2022 | IE Business School

IE Business School scoops prestigious Best Lifelong Learning Initiative 2022 in association with Kortext, at the AMBA & BGA Excellence Awards

The AMBA & BGA Excellence Awards, which were held virtually on 21 January 2022, brought together leading lights from the global business ...

28 Jan 2022

 

Recognitions
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