IMD is ranked Top 3 worldwide for executive education 10 years in a row (FT Executive Education Rankings).

Program Rankings

IMD’s commitment to excellence is reflected in sustained top rankings from the Financial Times and other influential business publications. IMD is one of just two business schools worldwide that has been ranked in the top five of the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings for more than 15 consecutive years.

Executive Education Rankings


Accreditation labels signal quality to prospective participants and underline IMD’s commitment to delivering the very highest standards in real learning and real impact.

In 2020, IMD sustained the premier “triple-crown” of AACSB, European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) EQUIS, and AMBA accreditations, confirming IMD’s commitment to delivering the highest levels of real learning and real impact.

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

AACSB provides internationally recognized, specialized accreditation for business and accounting programs at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral level.

EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)

The fundamental objective of EQUIS, linked to the mission of EFMD, is to raise the standard of management education worldwide.

Association of MBAs (AMBA)

AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education and is earned only by the best programs.

ISO/IEC 27001:2013

In recognition of our engagement to Information Security, we got certified by PECB MS signifying that our organization has been assessed and found to be in accordance with the management system requirements in ISO/IEC 27001:2013.

ISO/IEC 27001:2013 is an internationally recognized standard, demonstrating our commitment to meet the Information Security expectations from our customers, employees, and business partners as well as IMD’s legal and compliance requirements.