Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) (File Image)
The latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Global Full-Time MBA Rankings 2020 was released on Thursday. According to the list released, the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) has been ranked as the country’s top institute whereas it has been ranked 40th in the list of 50 institute in the list. The IIM Bangalore (IIMB) grabbed the 44th position.
IIMA was ranked 48th while the IIMB 71st in the rankings last year. Among Asian institutes, IIM Ahmedabad has been ranked sixth on the list. The Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, has also made it to the 100 top institutes and has been ranked 98th.
IIM Calcutta has been placed in the 101-110 bracket. Mumbai based SP Jain Institute of Management and Research has made it to the 151-200 bracket.
Like every year, American institutes again dominated the rankings. The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has been ranked the top institute jointly with the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
The MIT Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School are among the other five top-ranked institutes.
In the Masters in Management category, IIM Bangalore bagged the top spot among Indian institutions, placed on the 26th spot. In the Masters in Business Analytics, IIM Calcutta was placed 368th.
“The two-year post-graduate programme in management takes the highest spot in India and the 1-year executive post-graduate programme breaks into top 50 globally in the latest QS MBA rankings for 2020,” IIM Bangalore tweeted on Thursday after the list was released.