Rankings & Accreditations
Joint EMBA Programme
in the World
The EMBA-Global Asia Programme was ranked No. 2 in the World in the Global EMBA Rankings conducted by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).
The MBA Programme was ranked No. 1 in Asia by The Economist for nine consecutive years from 2010 to 2018.
Financial Times Top MBAs for Finance 2018
In Financial Times Top MBAs for Finance, HKU MBA Programme was ranked No. 13 in the world and was the No. 2 Asian school on the list.
The EMBA-Global Asia Programme was awarded 2nd in its first ever ranking by Financial Times. Financial Times mentioned in its report that 'It is the first time in the history of FT business education rankings that a programme has been placed so high on its first participation.'
Forbes: The Best International MBAs Ranking 2017
The MBA Programme was ranked No. 7 in the world by Forbes and it was the only Asian school on the list.
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
The Faculty of Business and Economics was conferred accreditation of its accounting and business degree programmes by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in April 2010. AACSB accreditation represents an achievement of excellence in business education. Only about 5% of the world’s business schools have obtained the status. The Faculty’s attainment of the accreditation has demonstrated that it has not only met the high standards of AACSB but has also been fully committed to continuous improvement to ensure that its programmes are of high quality and keeping up with the demand of its students and the business world.
European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)
The Faculty has been conferred the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditation label since June 2004. EQUIS is the premier international accreditation body and the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration. The Faculty was among the first few business schools to achieve this great honour in Hong Kong.