Acceptance Rate Overview and Rankings

Top Business Schools (MBA)

Metrics and Rankings

Explore acceptance rates at elite global business schools. The rate measures MBA program selectivity and competitiveness. Aspiring students can gauge where they stand in the admissions process and set realistic application goals.

Acceptance Rate - Top Business Schools (MBA)
RankProgramAcceptance Rate
1Stanford GSB8.6%
2Harvard Business School14.4%
3MIT Sloan14.8%
4HEC Paris18.9%
5Haas Berkeley19.6%
6Columbia Business School19.7%
7Duke Fuqua20.5%
8University of Pennsylvania (Wharton)22.8%
9Yale SOM27.6%
10University of Chicago Booth30.1%
11Cornell Johnson31.2%
12NYU Stern31.4%
13Northwestern Kellogg31.4%
14Dartmouth Tuck33.4%
15Virginia Darden34.2%
16UCLA Anderson37.6%
-London Business SchoolNo Data
-IESE Business SchoolNo Data
-University of Cambridge JudgeNo Data