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 2021 (published in February 2021)
Ranking in World 44
Ranking in Europe 13
Financial Times Masters in Finance 2021 (published in June 2021)
Ranking in World 11
Ranking in Europe 11
Financial Times Online MBA 2021 (published March 2021)
Ranking in World 3
Ranking in Europe 3
Financial Times Masters in Management 2021 (published in September 2021)
Ranking in World 9
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 Online MBA 2021 (published in April 2021)
Ranking in World 2
Ranking in Europe 2
QS Full-Time MBA 2022 (published in September 2021)
Ranking in World 21
Ranking in Europe 9
QS MSc Strategic Marketing 2022 (published in September 2021)
Ranking in World 3
QS MSc Management 2022 (published in September 2021)
Ranking in World 10
QS MSc Finance 2022 (published in September 2021)
Ranking in World 13
QS MSc Business Analytics 2022 (published in September 2021)
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 2020 (published in June 2020)
Ranking in World 14
Ranking in Europe 8
Bloomberg Businessweek Best B-Schools* 2021-22 (published in September 2021)
Ranking in Europe 17

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