Lagos Business School (LBS) has again been ranked by Financial Times (FT) as one of the top global business schools making it the 12th consecutive year of appearing on the ranking list.
Published today in London, the Financial Times’ Executive Education 2018 list has LBS ranked in the open enrolment and custom executive education categories alongside the most prestigious business schools across the globe.
According to the list, LBS now holds the second position in custom executive education and third position in open enrolment executive education providers in Africa. LBS is the only African institution outside South Africa to make it to FT’s list.
In her remarks, Dean of LBS, Dr Enase Okonedo expressed that the School aims to consistently provide the quality of education that has earned it a place on the reputable list these past 12 years. “Our vision is to be the business school with the greatest impact on the knowledge and practice of management in Africa and our continued appearance on the FT ranking list validates our efforts so far.”
Lagos Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business (AACSB) and the Association of MBAs(AMBA). The CEO Magazine also ranks Lagos Business School MBA programmes making it the first and currently, the only business school in Africa to appear on the ranking.
The Financial Times of London publishes annually a list of the best management programmes from business schools around the world, based on the quality of learning, staff and student diversity, growth in business and international reach.
Other top business schools on the list are IESE Business School, Harvard Business School, and University of Oxford: Saïd.