Campus - 05.12.2023 - 07:00 

Financial Times places the University of St.Gallen in the 6th position in its latest classification of European business schools

2023 annual ranking recognizes HSG again as the leading business school in both Switzerland and the German-speaking region.

On 5 December, 2023, the Financial Times published their list of European Business Schools (FT EBS). This FT EBS ranking reflects a university’s all-round strength and specifically encompasses four programmes: The Masters of Management programme (SIM-HSG), the full-time MBA (MBA-HSG), the Executive MBA (EMBA-HSG), and Custom & Open Executive Education Programmes (ES-HSG). The #6 ranking overall reflects the overall quality of these HSG programmes compared to other European business schools.

Based on an annual survey of business schools and their alumni, the Financial Times ranking looked at 90 business schools across Europe and weighed criteria such as international mobility, quality of faculty and salary. The Financial Times analysis of universities has long been a respected voice providing insight academic excellence. 

HEC Paris defended its #1 position, followed again by the London Business School, Spanish IESE Business School, French school ESCP and Bocconi.

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