Schulich School of Business Ranked One of World’s Top Schools for Investment Banking
TORONTO, ON – Wednesday, October 18, 2017 – A global survey by eFinancialCareers has ranked the MBA program at York University’s Schulich School of Business among the top 25 in the world for landing a career in investment banking.
In the ranking of the world’s best business schools for “breaking into investment banking”, Schulich placed 21st overall, up from 30th the previous year. New York-based Columbia Business School ranked 1st overall, with Stern placing second and Wharton third. In ranking 21st overall, Schulich placed behind UCLA, Stanford and Kellogg, and ranked ahead of IMD, Duke and UC Berkeley.
For the second year in a row, Schulich was the only Canadian business school to make the global top 35 ranking.
According to eFinancialCareers, the schools that do well in the ranking “not only have a high proportion of their graduates going into investment banking, but they also secure positions at the best investment banks.” The ranking results also show that for students who wish to pursue a career in investment banking, “the overall prestige of the college is all-important when you’re choosing an MBA,” according to eFinancialCareers.
In conducting the ranking, eFinancialCareers analyzed data contained within approximately 1.7 million professional résumés in its global database. The ranking looked at the number of MBA graduates around the world who have gone on to work in a front office investment banking role following graduation, as well as the percentage of graduates working in Tier One, Tier Two and Tier Three banks globally. For complete ranking results, please go to: https://news.efinancialcareers.com/ca-en/114666/the-top-35-business-schools-for-breaking-into-investment-banking/.
A division of Dice Holdings Inc., eFinancialCareers operates in 19 markets across North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific and bills itself as the world’s leading financial services careers website.
Known as Canada’s Global Business School™, the Schulich School of Business in Toronto is ranked among the world’s leading business schools by a number of global surveys. Schulich’s MBA program is ranked #2 in the world by Corporate Knights, the world’s largest circulation magazine with an explicit focus on Corporate Social Responsibility, in a global survey that identifies which schools are doing the best job of preparing future business leaders for the environmental, social and ethical complexities of modern-day business. Schulich’s MBA program is also ranked #1 in Canada and among the world’s leading schools by The Economist, Forbes, CNN Expansión and América Economía. Schulich is also ranked among the world’s top 35 business schools for a career in investment banking in a global survey by eFinancialCareers.com. The Kellogg-Schulich EMBA program is ranked #5 in the world by The Economist and #1 in Canada by the Financial Times of London. For complete ranking details, please visit www.schulich.yorku.ca.
Global, innovative and diverse, Schulich offers business programs year-round at its state-of-the-art complex at York University; at its Miles S. Nadal Management Centre located in the heart of the Toronto’s financial district; and at its new campus in Hyderabad, India. Schulich also operates a number of satellite centres in Beijing and Shanghai, China; Mumbai, India; Seoul, South Korea; Mexico City, Mexico; and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Schulich offers undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate business degrees that lead to rewarding careers in the private, public and nonprofit sectors, and has approximately 30,000 alumni working in over 90 countries. The School pioneered Canada’s first International MBA (IMBA) and International BBA (iBBA) degrees, as well as North America’s first ever cross-border Executive MBA degree, the Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA. In addition to Schulich’s Master of Finance, Master of Management and Master of Accounting degrees, the School launched one of the world’s first Master of Business Analytics and Master of Real Estate and Infrastructure degrees. Schulich’s Executive Education Centre provides executive development programs annually to more than 12,000 executives in Canada and abroad.
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