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An overview

The first business school in the world was founded in Paris in 1819 – ESCP Europe, some years after such universities appeared in the USA, Canada, South Africa and Asia. Nowadays, there are several forms of business schools, in most cases b-schools are faculties, colleges or departments in a university. However the number of institutions teaching only business is increasing.

Main courses 

Business Schools are higher education institutions where one can study Business Administration, Management, MBA and EMBA. Core courses in every graduate or postgraduate program are: accounting, administration, strategy, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, human resource management, information systems, logistics, marketing, organizational psychology, etc.

Development and tuitions

Everything started in Europe, but when the United States invested in their business schools in the beginning of the 20th century, the landscape changed, new methods were developed and collaborations were established. To study MBA or EMBA or Managerial masters in the States you will have to prepare for a tuition fees between $50 000 and $150 000. The average Masters from the top Business School in Europe is around 54 000 – 70 000 euro. In Central and Eastern Europe the price of the Masters programs is lower. From the leading 75 Business Schools in Europe 21 are in Great Britain and 18 in France. Other leading countries in the list are Spain, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Germany.

Admission in a business school

To be admitted, you will have to prepare for an exam, an interview and to fill several forms with information about yourself. GMAT, GRE, TOEFL, IELTS and iBT are the exams one must take in order to apply for the great part of business schools around the world. After the exams, you will be required to fill different forms of documents (depending on the institution) with information about yourself and to write an essay and/or motivation letter. The last step is the personal interview, where a representative from the department, where you apply will also ask you about your past studies, experience and motivation for the future.

Find a desirable business school and learn more about its location and Masters programmes

comprehensive profile   MCI Management Center Innsbruck
comprehensive profile   Deusto Business School - University of Deusto
comprehensive profile   Ferrières Hotel Management School
comprehensive profile   Akademie Würth Business School
comprehensive profile   City University of Hong Kong, Department of Information Systems
comprehensive profile   London School of Economics and Political Science
comprehensive profile   EAE Business School
comprehensive profile   Newcastle University Business School
comprehensive profile   Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln Akademie GmbH (IW Akademie) in Kooperation mit der Fachhochschule Köln (FH Köln)
comprehensive profile   Antwerp Management School
comprehensive profile   ESMT Berlin
  Ashridge Business School
  TIAS School for Business and Society
  UPF Barcelona School of Management
  ESERP Business School
  ZHAW School of Management and Law
  Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze
  Fachhochschule des BFI Wien
  MIB School of Management
  European College of Business and Management
  HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
  Imperial College London
  ZEBS - Zurich Elite Business School
  London Business School
  Steinbeis-Transferinstitut Public Management
  Lake Constance Business School
  Geneva Business School
  Netherlands Maritime University (STC-NMU)
  Munich Business School
  The Open University
  HSBA Hamburg School of Business Administration
  University of Bath School of Management
  ETH - Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
  University of Sussex
  Manchester Business School
  Ipag Business School
  Leibniz-Fachhochschule
  EDHEC Business School
  Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Krakowie
  L'European Business School de Paris
  IE Business School
  Rotterdam Business School
  IAE - Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management
  ESSEC Business School
  Stenden University of Applied Sciences
  NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management
  Sacred Heart University, John F. Welch College of Business, Luxembourg
  WU Executive Academy
  LIMAK Austrian Business School
  University of Gothenburg
  ...

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