College of Business
AACSB International EQUIS - European Quality Improvement System

Accreditation & Rankings

Accreditation

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
AACSB Int'l AACSB International grants accreditation to undergraduate and graduate business administration and accounting programmes worldwide following a rigorous accreditation process that reviews the entire business school, including its research activities. AACSB International accreditation is now widely recognized as a hallmark of the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Other AACSB accredited business schools worldwide include Harvard Business School, London Business School, The University of Sydney Faculty of Economics and Business, and Keio University Business School.
The European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)
EQUIS EQUIS is a leading international system of quality assessment, improvement, and accreditation for business schools worldwide. Business schools seeking EQUIS accreditation must demonstrate not only a high standard of quality in all dimensions of their activities, but also a high degree of internationalization and professional relevance. EQUIS accredited institutions include many world-class schools such as INSEAD, IMD, Richard Ivey School of Business, and London Business School.

Rankings

2014

46th
2nd

World
Asia

UT Dallas

College of Business has significantly risen to 46th in the latest UT Dallas Rankings, based on our research contributions from 2009-2013. We are now ranked as 2nd business school in Asia.

17th

World

THE

CityU is ranked 17th in the Times Higher Education 100 Under 50 universities 2014.

4th
11th

World
Asia

QS

CityU is ranked 4th under the QS Top 50 under 50 Rankings.
We are ranked 11th in the QS University Rankings: Asia 2014 among all other universities in Asia-Pacific.

2013
* * EQUIS 5 years in receiving the EQUIS Accreditation 
63rd
4th
World
Asia
UT Dallas College of Business has risen to Rank 63 in the latest UT Dallas Rankings, an improvement of six places from last year- based on our research contributions from 2008-2012. CB ranks as the 2nd business school in China and 4th in Asia.
182nd
19th
World
Asia
THE CityU is ranked 182th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2012-2013 and 19th in Asia-Pacific.
5th World QS CityU is ranked 5th under the QS Top 50 under 50 Rankings.
4th HK BUHK CityU has risen to 4th in The Best University in Hong Kong Rankings, based on a joint research by Education18.com and the University of Hong Kong.
2012
69th
7th 
World
Asia
UT Dallas College of Business is ranked World’s 69th and Asia’s 7th on the UT Dallas Worldwide Business School Research Rankings.
193th
7th
World
Asia
THE CityU is ranked 193th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2011-2012.
95th
12th
World
Asia
QS CityU has been ranked among the top 200 universities in the world for nine consecutive years, securing 95th in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking 2012. It also ranked 12th in the Asian University Rankings 2012.
Top 100
2nd
World
HK
ARWU Top 100 universities and 2nd in HK in the “Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities 2012- Economics/Business" by Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
2011
Top 10
B- School
China QS College of Business is ranked Top 10 in the Business Magazine (Chinese Version)’s QS China Business School Rankings.
110th
15th
World
Asia
QS CityU is ranked 110th among the world’s top universities, in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2011 and is ranked 15th in the QS Asian University Rankings 2011.
2010 and before
77th
7th
World
Asia
UT Dallas College of Business is ranked 77th worldwide and 7th in Asia, based on The University of Texas at Dallas Top 100 College of Business Research Rankings 2006-2010.
124th World THE CityU is ranked among the top 200 universities in the world for six consecutive years, securing Rank 124th in The Times Higher Education Supplement 2009 survey.
6th World ACM The Department of Information Systems of the College of Business is ranked 6th in the world in terms of research outputs in the Communications of the ACM 2008.
* * AMBA College of Business received the Association of MBAs (AMBA) accreditation in March 2008.
* * EQUIS College of Business received the EQUIS Accreditation in 2007.
Top 5 World AIS CityU is ranked as the Top 5 most productive universities in Information Systems Publications in the world (Association for Information Systems) in 2005.
* * AACSB College of Business is the 3rd business school in the Greater China Region to receive The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International Accreditation in 2005.
Top 10 China ARWU China's top 10 universities in Academic Ranking of World Universities 2004 by Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
11th Asia Asia Inc. College of Business is ranked 11th on the Asia Inc. MBA Ranking 2001.
21st Asia Asiaweek CityU is ranked 21st in the Asia's best MBA schools 2000 by Asiaweek Magazine