Accreditations and rankings
Not only is our School part of a world renowned University, but we are also one of a small number of schools worldwide to be triple accredited by the three leading bodies, AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. When you study, work or solve problems together with us, you become a part of this success story.
Lund University School of Economics and Management is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
The triple accreditation, or the Triple Crown, is held by just over 100 business schools worldwide, and less than 1% of all business schools. Our accolades at both School and programme level support our position as a globally recognised business school.
Financial Times ranking
In 2020, Lund University School of Economics and Management secured a spot on the Financial Times European Business Schools 2020 ranking for the first time. In strong competition, the School ranks number 75.
The Master’s in Finance at Lund University School of Economics and Management is ranked 37th in the world in Financial Times ranking of pre-experience programmes 2021. The programme is ranked 3rd in the category for "value for money".
LUSEM's Master’s in International Strategic Management is ranked 77th in the world (No. 2 in Scandinavia) in Financial Times ranking of management programmes 2021.
QS World University rankings by subject
Lund University School of Economics and Management achieves high world rankings for several subject areas in the QS World University Rankings 2021. We are ranked in place 120 in Business and Management, top 150 in Economics and Econometrics, and top 200 in Accounting and Finance.
Globally, the Master’s in Finance performs at 48, and the Master's in International Marketing and Brand Management at 42, in the QS Masters in Finance Rankings 2022.
Lund University in the world rankings
Lund University is highly ranked in many international comparisons of higher education institutions and has been consistently placed in the world’s top 100 universities in recent years (among the top 0.4% of the world’s universities).
- No. 87 in the QS Ranking 2021
- No. 105 i Taiwanrankningen 2020
No. 151–200 in Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2020
No. 103 in Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2021