Operations Management MBA Rankings

An MBA specialization in operations management looks at the underlying concepts of the production and operations function of an organization, and are generally divided into two areas – the study of service operations, and manufacturing or production operations. This may encompass study in the following areas: design-related activities that form the function of a particular operation; the planning and control activities necessary to run the operation; and/or improving the way a particular operation performs its function. Operations management is often an attractive specialization for MBA students interested in following management careers in engineering, manufacturing, and logistics.

An MBA specialization in operations management looks at the underlying concepts of the production and operations function of an organization, and are generally divided into two areas – the study of service operations, and manufacturing or production operations. This may encompass study in the...

Rank Business School Name Country Year Custom Custom Custom Custom
1
MIT Sloan School of Management
United States
2012 710 5 30 32
1
MIT Sloan School of Management
United States
2013 710 5 38 39
1
Harvard Business School
United States
2014 730 4 41 34
2
MIT Sloan School of Management
United States
2014 710 5 38 39
2
Harvard Business School
United States
2012 725 4 38 33
2
Harvard Business School
United States
2013 724 4 36 36
3
INSEAD Singapore
Singapore
2014 704 5 33 93
3
The Wharton School
United States
2012 713 5 40 37
3
The Wharton School
United States
2013 720 5 40 37
4
Stanford Graduate School of Business
United States
2012 726 4 36 43
4
Stanford Graduate School of Business
United States
2013 730 4 34 33
4
The Wharton School
United States
2014 725 5 42 35
5
INSEAD Singapore
Singapore
2012 702 6 33 90
5
INSEAD Singapore
Singapore
2013 704 5 33 93
5
IE Business School
Spain
2014 680 5 33 97
6
Stanford Graduate School of Business
United States
2014 729 4 35 42
6
IE Business School
Spain
2012 670 5 33 89
6
IE Business School
Spain
2013 680 5 33 97
7
London Business School
United Kingdom
2012 701 5 28 89
7
London Business School
United Kingdom
2013 697 5 27 90
7
London Business School
United Kingdom
2014 698 5 33 91
8
IMD
Switzerland
2014 670 7 28 98
8
IMD
Switzerland
2012 680 7 29 97
8
IMD
Switzerland
2013 668 7 28 97
9
Purdue University
United States
2012 661 3 29 45
9
Purdue University
United States
2013 635 4 23 58
9
IESE Business School - University of Navarra
Spain
2014 672 4 29 80
10
Tepper School of Business
United States
2012 680 4 29 30
10
The Kellogg School of Management
United States
2013 700 5 34 30
10
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
United Kingdom
2014 715 5 35 33
11
The Kellogg School of Management
United States
2012 700 5 34 30
11
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
United Kingdom
2013 719 5 35 33
11
The Kellogg School of Management
United States
2014 708 5 35 40
12
IESE Business School - University of Navarra
Spain
2013 672 4 29 80
12
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Ahmedabad
India
2012 770 2 15 1
12
Columbia Business School
United States
2014 670 5 29 34
13
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Ahmedabad
India
2014 767 2 15 1
13
Tepper School of Business
United States
2013 687 5 25 27
13
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
United Kingdom
2012 710 5 35 35
14
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Ahmedabad
India
2013 767 2 15 1
14
Purdue University
United States
2014 632 4 24 64
14
IESE Business School - University of Navarra
Spain
2012 672 4 29 80
15
Ross School of Business
United States
2013 701 5 33 30
15
ESADE Ramon Llull University
Spain
2014 670 6 34 87
15
Cranfield School of Management
United Kingdom
2012 680 9 22 90
16
Warwick Business School
United Kingdom
2012 610 7 31 79
16
Ross School of Business
United States
2014 703 5 30 36
16
Columbia Business School
United States
2013 720 5 32 38
17
Warwick Business School
United Kingdom
2013 645 6 27 91
17
Tepper School of Business
United States
2014 693 5 27 32
17
Ross School of Business
United States
2012 700 5 30 27
18
Warwick Business School
United Kingdom
2014 640 6 27 91
18
ESADE Ramon Llull University
Spain
2013 670 6 33 87
18
Indian School of Business
India
2012 712 5 29 5
19
Cranfield School of Management
United Kingdom
2013 680 9 23 77
19
ESADE Ramon Llull University
Spain
2012 660 5 31 84
19
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Bangalore
India
2014 780 2 20 10
20
Indian School of Business
India
2013 709 5 29 6
20
New York University (NYU)
United States
2012 708 5 34 38
20
Cranfield School of Management
United Kingdom
2014 650 9 30 75
21
Columbia Business School
United States
2012 709 5 33 44
21
New York University (NYU)
United States
2013 719 5 39 32
21
Indian School of Business
India
2014 709 5 29 6
22
The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
United States
2013 698 5 37 30
22
New York University (NYU)
United States
2014 720 5 35 39
22
2012 665 5 22 92
23
HEC Paris MBA
France
2013 689 6 32 87
23
SDA Bocconi School of Management
Italy
2014 650 5 32 73
23
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Bangalore
India
2012 780 2 20 10
24
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Bangalore
India
2013 780 2 20 10
24
HEC Paris MBA
France
2012 690 6 27 85
24
HEC Paris MBA
France
2014 689 6 32 87
25
SDA Bocconi School of Management
Italy
2013 650 5 29 83
25
ASU - Thunderbird School of Global Management
United States
2012 587 6 27 51
25
2014 600 4 30 51
26
The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
United States
2012 700 5 39 39
26
ASU - Thunderbird School of Global Management
United States
2013 618 5 27 58
26
The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
United States
2014 690 5 33 40
27
2012 623 6 23 93
27
2013 590 5 27 90
27
UCLA Anderson School of Management
United States
2014 704 5 34 33
28
Babson College, F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business
United States
2012 624 5 30 41
28
Alliance Manchester Business School
United Kingdom
2013 629 6 22 90
28
Haas School of Business
United States
2014 715 5 33 37
29
Melbourne Business School
Australia
2014 664 5 40 72
29
Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresa (IPADE)
Mexico
2012 630 4 30 12
29
Saïd Business School
United Kingdom
2013 686 6 26 94
30
University of St.Gallen MBA
Switzerland
2014 660 6 25 85
30
Vanderbilt University
United States
2013 695 5 27 25
30
Vanderbilt University
United States
2012 672 5 25 20
31
Vanderbilt University
United States
2014 682 5 35 22
31
UCLA Anderson School of Management
United States
2013 705 5 34 33
31
S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research
India
2012 680 2 33 0
32
SDA Bocconi School of Management
Italy
2012 650 5 33 67
32
Babson College, F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business
United States
2013 616 5 29 49
32
Alliance Manchester Business School
United Kingdom
2014 625 6 35 90
33
Copenhagen Business School
2014 620 8 40 95
33
Tuck School of Business
United States
2012 713 5 35 36
33
Melbourne Business School
Australia
2013 650 5 29 91
34
Yale School of Management
United States
2012 718 5 34 27
34
Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresa (IPADE)
Mexico
2013 608 4 33 9
34
Judge Business School
United Kingdom
2014 680 7 30 97
35
ASU - Thunderbird School of Global Management
United States
2014 618 5 27 58
35
Melbourne Business School
Australia
2012 650 5 29 91
35
Tuck School of Business
United States
2013 718 5 32 35
36
S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research
India
2013 680 2 33 0
36
Saïd Business School
United Kingdom
2014 698 6 25 94
36
Rotterdam School of Management
Netherlands
2012 640 6 32 96
37
University of Toronto
Canada
2012 654 4 29 36
37
Yale School of Management
United States
2013 717 5 35 27
37
Indian Institue of Management (IIM) - Calcutta
India
2014 780 2 12 3
38
Rotterdam School of Management
Netherlands
2013 640 6 32 96
38
Questrom School of Business
United States
2014 683 5 33 37
38
IAE Business School, Universidad Austral
Argentina
2012 646 5 50 60
39
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
United States
2012 630 3 31 22
39
Haas School of Business
United States
2013 715 5 28 30
39
S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research
India
2014 680 2 33 0
40
Judge Business School
United Kingdom
2013 684 7 29 91
40
McDonough School of Business
United States
2012 684 5 29 22
40
Yale School of Management
United States
2014 717 6 35 27
41
Judge Business School
United Kingdom
2012 690 7 26 94
41
University of St.Gallen MBA
Switzerland
2013 656 6 25 85
41
NUS Business School
Singapore
2014 590 5 27 90
42
University of Toronto
Canada
2013 660 5 31 48
42
Saïd Business School
United Kingdom
2012 700 6 24 95
42
Cass Business School, City University of London
United Kingdom
2014 635 8 25 87
43
UCLA Anderson School of Management
United States
2012 711 5 33 32
43
McDonough School of Business
United States
2013 686 5 30 55
43
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
2014 657 6 48 90
44
Ivey Business School
Canada
2013 665 5 31 27
44
Kenan-Flagler Business School
United States
2012 687 5 27 25
44
Ivey Business School
Canada
2014 669 5 29 31
45
Nanyang Business School, Singapore
Singapore
2014 680 6 43 86
45
Questrom School of Business
United States
2013 683 5 30 35
45
Ivey Business School
Canada
2012 660 4 32 30
46
Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London
United Kingdom
2014 660 7 29 65
46
Haas School of Business
United States
2012 710 5 31 39
46
Indian Institue of Management (IIM) - Calcutta
India
2013 700 2 12 3
47
ESSEC Business School
France
2014 650 6 13 80
47
IAE Business School, Universidad Austral
Argentina
2013 651 5 25 60
47
University of Virginia
United States
2012 600 4 29 30
48
Chapman Graduate School of Business - FIU
United States
2014 555 3 35 41
48
Kenan-Flagler Business School
United States
2013 698 5 27 26
48
MIP - School of Management
Italy
2012 620 4 45 70
49
Tuck School of Business
United States
2014 716 5 35 36
49
Indiana University Bloomington
United States
2013 670 8 32 36
49
W. P. Carey School of Business
United States
2012 672 5 27 25
50
Questrom School of Business
United States
2012 680 5 38 36
50
The Ohio State University
United States
2014 673 5 25 34
50
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
United States
2013 687 5 30 21