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Friday, 22 de June, 2018

Six Masters of EAE Business School ( have been ranked among the best in Spain in the 2018 edition of the 250 Masters league table, compiled by the newspaper El Mundo, maintaining the number of accolades obtained in 2017. A total of six masters have been highlighted in this postgraduate education ranking prepared by the newspaper El Mundo. This figure repeats the success achieved last year, with the School receiving the same amount of commendations.

The ranking classifies the top 250 masters, chosen from more than a thousand options. The selection is based on an analysis of 25 criteria divided into five areas: demand for the master, human resources, tuition plan, results and materials. Moreover, the league table is based on the support and opinions of more than 800 experts, lecturers, students, graduates of the programs themselves and partner companies.


For the  seventh year in a row, the 250 Masters league table 2018 has ranked the Master in Corporate Communication Management, run in Madrid and Barcelona, as the top program in the Communication category, named as the best master in the field in Spain, ahead of the Universidad de Navarra and Universidad Carlos III. Having ranked among the best for 12 years, the program has taken the top spot in the ranking and reaffirmed its leadership in the sector. The ranking emphasized the program’s vision and its emphasis on Corporate Social Responsibility.


According to the ranking, EAE’s Master in Marketing Management has been named as the second best Master in the area of marketing run in Spain. It was highlighted for its specialization in cross-profile areas in the sector such as Big Data, Design Thinking and Online Reputation. The program is run in the Full Time Master, Part Time Master for executivesMaster 100% English and International Master formats.

The second position was also awarded to the Master in Operations and Logistics Management, which ranked as the best Master in the area of logistics run in Madrid and Barcelona. It was highlighted for the certification of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals. The program is run in the Full Time Master, Master 100% in English, Master Internacional and Part Time Master for executives formats. Other EAE programs to receive recognition were the Master in Commercial and Sales Management, which was named as the best program run in Barcelona and the second in Spain, highlighted for its residential program in New York (Kean University), the executive skills program in English and its highly practical approach; and the Master in Financial Management, which was ranked as the third best program in Spain in the area of Finance and the best in Barcelona. The ranking rated the fact that EAE offers students the option of taking part in an international residential program at the University of Quebec (Canada), on completion of the tuition period. In addition, it rated the new option of taking the program in English. The program is run in the Full Time Master, Master 100% in English and International Master formats.

Last but not least, the Master in Human Resources Management ranked as the fourth best program in the People Management area, with the selectors particularly rating the preparation for the HRCP certification (Human Resources Business Professional). The program is run in the Full Time Master,  Master 100% in English and Part Time Master for Executives formats.


El Mundo includes an MBA guide in which the MBA Full Time, International MBA, International MBA Madrid – Shanghai, International MBA Barcelona – New York, Executive MBA and Global Executive MBA all ranked highly. The guide particularly emphasized the graduates’ employability and the programs’ international. It highlighted the fact that 74% of EAE’s MBA students improve their professional position after graduating, while 50% increased their salary within a year of completing the Master and 9% start their own business. With respect to the programs’ international character, the ranking highlighted the residential programs at Shanghai University and Pace University-Lubin School of Business in New York, and the International Talent Program, which includes interviews with headhunters and  access to recruitment consultants from all over the world.

Moreover, the ranking highlighted the fact that EAE is a member of the Executive MBA Council (EMBAC), which ensures that EAE’s Executive programs meet the association’s academic and quality standards.

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