EDUCATION: UCD's graduate business school in Europe's top 20
UCD's Graduate Business School has been ranked number 20 in Europe's best by the Financial Times.
The Michael Smurfit Business School's Executive MBA programme was rated as the 54th best business school in the world and is the only Irish business school listed in the ranking.
The average graduate received a 64pc increase in salary in the three years since graduation, according to the survey. Earlier this month, the full-time MBA programme at UCD Smurfit School was ranked 31 out of 100 of the world's leading MBAs, by The Economist. Professor Tom Begley, Dean of UCD Smurfit School, said that Ireland needs a world-class business school generating state of the art knowledge.