One-year MBA option is an amazing opportunity for MBA aspirants who can’t and don’t want to spend too long on pursuing the degree. Though one-year MBA programs are considered unconventional and uncommon when compared to the traditional 2-year degree programs, there is a great range of options available for this tenure of MBA programs too.

Some of the best and top-ranked 1 year MBA programs are offered by B-schools across the world. Each B-school has its own strengths and fields of expertize. Make sure you research well about all aspects of the one-year programs before you shortlist a few.

  • US B-Schools Offering 1 Year Programs
  • Europe B-Schools Offering 1 Year Programs
  • Asian B-Schools Offering 1 Year Programs
  • Canadian B-Schools Offering 1 Year Programs

US B-schools with 1 Year MBA Programs

S. No.B-SchoolFT RankingRegion
1Northwestern University: Kellogg14USA
2Cornell University: Johnson27USA
3Emory University: Goizueta38USA
4University of Florida: Warrington39USA
5University of Southern California: Marshall46USA
6University of Notre Dame: Mendoza58USA
7Babson College: Olin66USA
8Boston University (Questrom)68USA
9University of Pittsburgh: Katz73USA
10Purdue University: Krannert75USA
11SMU: Cox92USA
12Texas Christian University: Neeley School of BusinessUSA
13South Carolina: Darla Moore School of BusinessUSA
14University of Miami Business SchooUSA
15Cincinnati (Lindner)USA
16Pepperdine (Graziadio)USA
17Hult International
18Kentucky (Gatton)USA
19St. Louis (Cook)USA
20Texas Tech (Rawis)USA

Europe B-schools with 1 Year MBA Programs

S.No. B-School FT-Ranking Region
1Insead3Europe
2University of Oxford: Saïd13Europe
3University of Cambridge Judge Business School16Europe
4IMD Business School22Europe
5IE University: IE Business School31Europe
6SDA Bocconi School of Management32Europe
7Warwick Business School36Europe
8Imperial College Business School40Europe
9Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University55Europe
10City, University of London: Cass64Europe
11Cranfield School of Management76Europe
12University of Mannheim77Europe
13Lancaster University Management School91Europe
14Schellhammer Business SchoolEurope
15GCU LondonEurope
16Leeds Trinity UniversityEurope
17The Lisbon MBAEurope
18New European CollegeEurope
19University Of NottinghamEurope
20Mip Politecnico Di Milano School Of ManagementEurope
21Bologna Business SchoolEurope

Asian B-schools with 1 Year MBA Programs

S.No.B-SchoolFT Rank (2019)Region
1CEIBS 5Asia
2HKUST Business School18Asia
3ISB24Asia
4Nanyang Business School30Asia
5IIM Bangalore33Asia
6University of Hong Kong41Asia
7IIM Ahmedabad47Asia
8IIM Calcutta49Asia
9Indian Institute of Management (IIM)Asia
10Great Lakes Institute of ManagementAsia
11XLRI – Xavier School of ManagementAsia
12SPJIMRAsia
13Stamford International UniversityAsia
14International University Of JapanAsia
15Sp Jain School Of Global ManagementAsia
16Korea University Business SchoolAsia

Canadian B-schools with 1 Year MBA Programs

S.No.B-SchoolFT-RankingRegion
1University of Toronto: Rotman School of Management85Canada
2Western University: Ivey94Canada
3HEC MontrealCanada
4Westford University CollegeCanada
5Queen’s University – Smith School of BusinessCanada
6 University of Manitoba- Asper School of BusinessCanada
7University of Saskatchewan
(Edwards School of Business)
Canada
8Ryerson University – Ted Rogers MBACanada
9Wilfrid Laurier-Lazaridis School of BusinessCanada