Mumbai, January 19, 2015: DCU Business School has performed strongly in the latest global business masters rankings, featuring in the Top 100 in the world for two of its Masters programmes - E-Commerce and Finance.
The School's MSc in eCommerce was ranked 14th in the world, and first in Ireland, by the Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking which evaluates the best business Masters and MBA programmes internationally.
The top-100 ranked programmes at DCU were:
- MSc E-Commerce - ranked 14th globally
- MSc Finance - ranked 68th globally
The Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking classifies Masters and MBA programmes which develop and graduate the best new professionals in the global labour market by evaluating employer attitudes, employment prospects on graduation and student satisfaction.
It measures the academic excellence and quality of 4,000 programmes in 30 fields of study across 1 000 academic institutions in 154 countries, with final rankings determined through a survey of 5,000 international recruiters and 800 000 students.
Dr Anne Sinnott, Executive Dean of DCU Business School said,
"These rankings are a very welcome endorsement, by employers and graduates, of both the academic excellence of the Business School's postgraduate programmes and the quality of student experience delivered."
"Our international ranking is improving year on year and I am particularly pleased to note the continuing improvement in the rankings of the MSc in Electronic Commerce, which is placed first in Ireland."
Headquartered in Paris, Eduniversal is a global ranking and rating agency specialising in higher education. Offering the annual ranking of the Best 1000 Business Schools in 154 countries (www.eduniversal-ranking.com) and ranking of the best 4000 Masters and MBAs in 30 fields of study worldwide (www.best-masters.com).