On May 25th, AméricaEconomía published its 2021 Global MBA ranking. Grenoble Ecole de Management gains one rank with its Full-Time MBA and lands 18th worldwide. GEM was also ranked fourth in France.
A program focused on Innovation and Networking
Since entering the top 30 of the AméricaEconomía rankings in 2014, Grenoble Ecole de Management's Full-Time MBA distinguish itself on innovation and cultural diversity.
The 2021 edition of this ranking is not an exception as the program gets 97.9 out of 100 scores on the Innovation criteria. It is 4.3 points better than the 93.6 scores of the 2020 edition and it is the highest score of the program in this 2021 edition.
The other strength of the program is its strong links with Latin America. With a 73.9 score, GEM takes 2nd place in France on this criteria, behind HEC and before Emlyon and Essec.
The French performance: multicultural program
The article published alongside the ranking table mention the high rates of international students within the French MBA programs. This inclusion and interculturality are one of the historical strengths of Grenoble's full-Time MBA: 95% of the latest cohort are international students. It is the third best rate for the French programs.
Note on this ranking
The Global MBA Ranking made by AméricaEconomía aims to inform Latin American students of the best worldwide MBA programs. Amongst traditional criteria (selectivity, gender balance, innovation etc.) the ranking study the relation between Schools and Latin America with specific criteria such as the demographic representation of both students and faculty members, potential networking etc.
A global presentation of the 2021 edition of this ranking is available here.