Rankings

Programme rankings

The strength of our teaching is reflected by our high position in rankings. In the past 10 years, Imperial College London has consistently ranked in the top five in Europe:

  • 3rd in Europe and 7th in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2022
  • 3rd in Europe and 12th in the world in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022
  • Named both University of the Year and University of the Year for Student Experience by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022
  • Ranked top in the UK for career prospects by the Guardian University Guide 2022
Financial Times Full-Time MBA 2022 (published in February 2022)
Ranking in World 34
Ranking in Europe 10
Financial Times Masters in Finance 2022 (published in June 2022)
Ranking in World 16
Ranking in Europe 14
Financial Times Online MBA 2022 (published March 2022)
Ranking in World 2
Ranking in Europe 2
Financial Times Masters in Management 2022 (published in September 2022)
Ranking in Europe 20
Ranking in World 23
Financial Times Executive MBA 2021 (published in October 2021)
Ranking in World 31
Ranking in Europe 18
Financial Times European Business School 2021 (published in December 2021)
Ranking in Europe 16
QS Executive MBA 2022 (published in June 2022)
Ranking in Europe 12
Ranking in World 23
QS Online MBA 2022 (published in March 2022)
Ranking in World 2
Ranking in Europe 2
QS Full-Time MBA 2023 (published in September 2022)
Ranking in Europe 9
QS MSc Strategic Marketing 2023 (published in September 2022)
Ranking in World 3
QS MSc Management 2023 (published in September 2022)
Ranking in World 14
QS MSc Finance 2023 (published in September 2022)
Ranking in World 13
QS MSc Business Analytics 2023 (published in September 2022)
Ranking in World 5
Forbes Ranking of 1 Year International MBA Programmes 2019 (published in September 2019)
Ranking in World 11
Ranking in Europe 10
Ranking in UK 4

*The Forbes Ranking of 1 Year International MBA Programmes is published in alternate years. 

América Economía Full-Time MBA 2022 (published in June 2022)
Ranking in World 15
Ranking in Europe 9
Bloomberg Businessweek Best B-Schools* 2022-23 (published September 2022)
Ranking in Europe 15

*The Bloomberg Businessweek Best B-Schools ranking evaluates full-time MBA programmes.