Business School rankings success

The La Trobe Business School has outstanding rankings for its courses, student experience and online offerings

Australian Financial Review BOSS 2022

Our Postgraduate Business and Management courses received a ranking of 26 in the Australian Financial Review’s BOSS rankings.

The La Trobe Business School received a reputation ranking of 17. The Australian Financial Review’s BOSS reputation ranking uses average scores in major rankings of whole institutions and their business-related offerings.

“The excellent ranking in our reputation indicates the high esteem the La Trobe Business is held in,” says Professor Aron O’Cass, Dean of the La Trobe Business School. “Reputation is a key community indicator and demonstrates we are held in high regard nationally.”

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2022

La Trobe University is now in the top 300 universities in the world – rising five positions to 296, making it the University’s best result since the Australian Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) ranking was established by Shanghai Ranking in 2003.

The ARWU ranks universities using several indicators of academic or research performance, including alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, highly cited researchers, papers published in Nature and Science, papers indexed in major citation indices, and the per capita academic performance of an institution.

For Hospitality and Tourism Management, the University received a ranking in the 151-200 bracket.

“Sitting in the ranking of 151-200 places the La Trobe Business School in the premier tourism management and hospitality programs globally,” explains Professor O’Cass. “The ranking demonstrates the high quality and high regard the program is held within both Nationally and Internationally.”

CEO Magazine 2022

CEO Magazine ranked our MBA in Tier One, while our online MBA received a ranking of 18.

CEO Magazine provides students with a performance benchmark of leading MBA business schools and for 2022, have ranked data from 180 different MBA providers offering 347 different programmes across North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.

“Sitting in Tier One and ranking at 18 places the MBA in the global elite MBA programs. This is a major testament to the MBA strong performance and delivering high quality educational outcomes to industry,” says Professor O’Cass.

Corporate Knights 2022

Our MBA program was ranked in the top 5 in the world in the Corporate Knights 2022 Better World MBA Ranking.

The achievement places La Trobe in the top three per cent of MBA programs in the world, recognising its focus on sustainability across course content and faculty research, and creating learning environments where students can explore environmental, social and governance issues within the context of business.

To determine the ranking, Corporate Knights evaluated 160 business schools, including the 2021 Financial Times top 100 Global MBA programs, all programs included in Corporate Knights’ 2021 Better World MBA Ranking, and select MBA programs accredited by AMBA, AACSB or EQUIS that opted into the ranking.

Corporate Knights Inc. is a leading sustainable-economy media and research B Corp. founded in 2002. Only two Australian universities featured in the Top 40 for 2022.

QS World University Rankings

La Trobe University is ranked in the world’s top 250 for Accounting and Finance, and in the top 400 for Economics and Econometrics in the QS World University Rankings by Subject.

We are ranked in the world’s top 400 for Business and Management in QS Business Masters Rankings.

And, our online MBA is one of the best in Australia and ranks #41 globally in the QS Online MBA Rankings.