SHANGHAI, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Antai College of Economics and Management (Antai) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Imperial College Business School tied for 14thÂ place in theÂ GlobalÂ Masters in Management RankingÂ Â by Financial Times (FT) of the best 100 programs. The new ranking was released on October 28, 2019. Antai made the list of FT’s top 20 business schools worldwide and reconfirmed its position as Asia’s number one business school for two years running.
As one of theÂ most authoritativeÂ business school rankings, FTÂ RankingÂ is a comprehensive measurement of the salaries earned by the graduates, the progress of their careers, aims achieved and entrepreneurship as well as business schools’ overall strength based on a set of widely acceptedÂ indicators.
Antai was especially prominent in terms of indicators evaluating the graduates’ career development:
- Percentage increase in salary has been the world’s highest for three consecutive years
- Weighted salary came in 16th globally
- 100% of the graduates are already employed by the third month following graduation
- Value for money rank is second globally
- Aims achieved was judged to be 82%
- Career service ranked fifth globally Â
Antai’s outstanding performance in the career progress indicators fully confirms the competitive advantages of its graduates. Most of the graduates have worked at leading businesses and organizations, including China Foreign ExchangeÂ Trade System, ICBC, Boston Consulting Group, Mercer, SAIC Motor, Bosera Asset Management, Guotai Junan Securities and CITIC Securities, receiving high praises from employers for their deep expertise, abundance of self-confidence and diligence.
Antai has initiated a number of student exchange programs with over 100 of the world’s top business schools. Each year, 20% of its postgraduates study or work as interns abroad, while over 200Â internationalÂ studentsÂ come to Antai asÂ exchange students. In addition, Antai has partnered with world-renowned universities including Purdue University, IE,Â ESCPÂ and the University of Southern California on dual-degree programs.
In theÂ QS World University Rankings by subjectÂ for 2019, Antai’s Business & Management Studies ranked 45th, while AccountingÂ & Finance came in 41st and StatisticsÂ & Operational ResearchÂ rated 43rd. The school also topped the list of the FT Asia-Pacific Business SchoolÂ RankingsÂ for both 2017 and 2018.
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