International Recognition & Rankings

The Athens University of Economics and Business has long been established in the academic community, and among students and the society, as a top Greek University in the scientific disciplines which it encompasses. At the international level, the unwavering strategic goal of the University is to actively participate in the international academic environment, to develop prestigious international collaborations, and overall to enhance its international impact and recognition through excellence in research and education. In keeping with these values, AUEB participates in numerous international organizations and international rankings of institutions of higher education, in order to improve the services it provides and to further strengthen its international standing and visibility.


A. International Rankings


The following rankings originate from the most recent results announced by the respective organizations.

Scientific Subjects Ranking
Ranking Worldwide Europe Publication date
Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)
Business & Management 145 - 03-2021
Accounting & Finance 101-150 -
Economics & Econometrics 201-250 -
Social Sciences 243 -
ARWU World University Rankings (Shanghai Ranking)
Business Administration 201-300 - 5-2021
U.S. News
Economics & Business 218 - 11-2020
CS Rankings
Computer Science  243 78 01-2021
University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP)
Economics 281 - 07-2021
Master Programs Ranking Per Scientific Field*
* Respective scientific fields can be seen in the parenthesis

Ranking Worldwide Europe Publication date
Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)
Business School Ranking 09-2021
MSc in Marketing & Communication (Marketing) 76 -
MSc in Business Anaytics (Business Analytics) 78 -
MSc in Accounting & Finance (Finance) 97 -
Master in Business Administration - ΜΒΑ International (MBA Full Time) 111-120 36 09-2021
Eduniversal Masters Rankings
MA in Heritage Management (Cultural Management / Creative Industries Management) 6 - 04-2021
MBA International (ΜΒΑ part-time) 8 -
MSc in Business Analytics (Business Intelligence & Strategy) 12 -
MSc in Data Science (Big Data Management) 13 -
MSc in Financial Management (Financial Markets) 62 -
MSc in Public Policy and Management (Public Administration / Management) - 8
MSc in Human Resource Management (Human Resources Management) - 8
MSc in Services Management (General Management) - 8
MSc in Computer Science (Information Systems Management) - 12
MBA International (International Management) ` 12
MSc in Business Analytics (Data Analytics) - 14
MSc in Management Science and Technology (Ε-Business & Digital Marketing) - 17
Master in Business Administration (ΜΒΑ full time) - 18
MSc in Accounting & Finance (Accounting) - 23
MSc in Marketing & Communication (Marketing) - 25
MSc in Economics with specialisation in Economic Theory (Economics) - 25
Executive Master in Business Administration (Executive MBA)  - 26
MSc in Marketing and Communication (Corporate Communications) - 29
University Ranking
Ranking Worldwide Europe Publication date
Business School Ranking Τοp 300: 4 Palmes - 11-2020
Top Business Schools 160 - 09-2021
CEOWORLD Magazine Rankings
World Best Business Schools 96 - 03-2021


B. Participation in International Organizations


AUEB participates amongst others in the following organizations:

Principles for Responsible Management Education UN Global Compact AACSB Global Business Education Network
Member since: 2019 Member since: 2013 Member since: 2013 Member since: 2010
 European University Association Association of Economic Universities of South and Eastern Europe and the Black Sea Region Higher Education and Research in Management of European universitieS
Member since: 1991 Member since: 1997 Member since: 2011



Last updated: 27 September 2021