4 IIMs, ISB ranked among the top 100 B-schools globally
According to the latest rankings released by France and Singapore based INSEAD on Monday, five Indian business schools including four Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have found a place in the top 100 schools in Financial Times’ Global MBA Ranking 2021. The Indian School of Business (ISB) has been ranked 23 in the world, followed by IIM Bangalore 35, IIM Calcutta and IIM Ahmedabad 44 and 48 respectively, and IIM Indore at 94.
While IIM Indore entered the top 100 list for the first time ever, ISB improved four positions and IIM-A climbed 13 places. However, IIM Calcutta dropped two spots and IIM Bangalore dropped eight spots.
The FT ranking is considered an authoritative yardstick of the quality of management studies, with businesses rating it highly. Data used for the ranking includes alumni salaries three years after they graduated, the number of research papers published in quality journals, overall satisfaction of students, and the diversity of students and faculty.
ISB, which was ranked number one in India and third in Asia, said that the institution continued to progress in the weighted salary and career service rank on a year-on-year basis.