IE University recognition

IE Rankings & Recognition

IE University holds a leading position in Europe among institutions of higher education for excellence in innovation and learning technologies. In addition, its undergraduate programs are recognized by the most prestigious associations in their respective fields, and highly regarded by employers of leading corporations.

  • 1st
    University in Spain

    Times Higher Education, Global University Employability Survey and Ranking 2018
  • 7th
    University in Europe

    Times Higher Education, Global University Employability Survey and Ranking 2018
  • 24th
    University Worldwide

    Times Higher Education, Global University Employability Survey and Ranking 2018
  • 1st
    University in Spain

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019
  • 6th
    Best Bachelor in Business Administration Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019
  • 5th
    University in Europe

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019
  • 7th
    in Recruiter Satisfaction Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019
  • 18th
    Top University Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS RECOGNITION

AACSB Accredited

BACHELOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

AACSB accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools and less than 5% of the world’s business programs have earned this prestigious accreditation. AACSB-accredited schools have the highest quality faculty, a relevant and challenging curriculum and provide educational and career opportunities that are not found at other business schools.

EFMD Equis Accredited

BACHELOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

EQUIS assesses institutions completely. It assesses not just degree programs but all the activities and units of the institution. This includes research, e-learning units, executive education provision and community outreach. To be accredited by EQUIS, institutions must be primarily devoted to management education. Institutions that are accredited by EQUIS must demonstrate not only high general quality in all dimensions of their activities, but also a high degree of internationalization.

AMBA Association of MBAs

BACHELOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

AMBA accreditation gives business schools international credibility and recognition. AMBA accreditation identifies programs as the best available. This accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in business education and is earned only by the best programs and business schools worldwide.

Lifelong Learning Programme

BACHELOR OF LAWS

IE University’s Bachelor of Laws program has been granted with prestigious European Module  within the Jean Monnet Programme to support the teaching and research of European common private law. Possession of the Module demonstrates that the study of European common private law is approached transversally through four different courses: European Legal History, EU Law, Contracts, and Property, plus Advanced Seminars and international conferences. The Module allows students to develop a more integrated, global, and sophisticated understanding of European common private law.

APSIA

BACHELOR IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

The IE School of Global and Public Affairs is a member of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA), a prestigious membership of schools in North America, Asia and Europe dedicated to the improvement of professional education in international affairs.

Design Intelligence

BACHELOR IN ARCHITECTURAL STUDIES

Just two years after it was established, the Bachelor in Architectural Studies was recognized as a “Hidden Gem of Global Architecture Education” by DesignIntelligence, a bi-monthly journal renowned in the sector.

2010 program mention – A Hidden Gem of Global Architecture Education

2011 program mention – Top 6 Unexpected Options