The Association of MBAs (AMBA) is one of the leading accreditation agencies for postgraduate business education and their accreditation service is the global standard for all MBA, DBA and MBM programmes. Following are some of the most prestigious AMBA accredited business schools around the world:

Newcastle University (UK) - Newcastle University Business School is placed among the world top 100 MBA schools, ranked 86th globally in The Economist's Full Time MBA Ranking 2009.

Durham University - Durham Business School is rated 14th for its Accelerated MBA programme according to The Wall Street Journal 2009.

Cranfield School of Management - The School's Doctoral Programmes are rated 6th in the UK, 8th in Europe and 24th in the world in the 2009 Financial Times survey.

Royal Holloway, University of London - It offers the AMBA accredited programmes including the MBA in International Management (Full time / distance learning) and MBA for the Public Sector.

University of Hull - The Business School has achieved EQUIS and AMBA accreditations. Hull has been placed among the top 10 universities in the country for graduate job prospects by Guardian.

Open University (UK) - It offers a top accredited MBA degree program by distance learning. It is also the world's largest triple accredited MBA provider.

Aston Business School - Placed among the top 3 Business Schools in the UK and top 20 in Europe according to the FT European Business School ranking 2008.

Oxford Brookes University - The Global MBA has been placed among the Top 42 distance learning and online MBAs by FT.

Henley Business School - The Full-Time MBA programme is ranked Number One in the world based on student and faculty quality, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit 2008.

Leeds University Business School - Placed among the top 10 UK Business Schools assessed according to the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008.

Strathclyde Business School - Ranked as the top Accounting & Finance department in the UK in the Complete University Guide Subject League Table 2009.

Cass Business School - The Cass MBA is recognised and accredited by AMBA and EQUIS. The MSc in Management programme has been ranked 2nd in the UK by FT.

Warwick Business School - It is the first business school in the world to hold accreditation from AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.

City University of Hong Kong - Its Faculty of Business has become the only business school in the Greater China region to be triple accredited by AACSB International, EQUIS and AMBA.

IAE Business School -  It has been the first Argentine Business School and the fourth in Latin America to receive three accreditations from: AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS.

Rotterdam School of Management (Netherlands) -  The OneMBA is placed 27th in the FT Executive MBA Rankings in 2008 and 2009.

Copenhagen Business School (Denmark) - Top 3 worldwide in the Ranking Web of World Business Schools (July 2009).

Mannheim Business School (Germany) - It is the only German business school appeared in the Economist's Full Time MBA Ranking 2009.

SDA Bocconi School of Management (Italy) - 48th in the FT ranking of Global Top 100 MBA Programs 2008.

Hult International Business School (USA) - The School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and the AMBA.

World University Ranking Tables

America - US News & World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek
Canada - Maclean's, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, Webometrics, Newsweek
Enter your email address for University Ranking Information: