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.

 

Last updated: 17 January 2022

 

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 151-200 - 04-2022
Accounting & Finance 151-200 -
Economics & Econometrics 251-300 -
Statistics & Operational Research 201-230 -
ARWU World University Rankings (Shanghai Ranking)
Business Administration 201-300 - 07-2022
U.S. News
Economics & Business 218 - 11-2021
CS Rankings
Computer Science  266 86 01-2022
University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP)
Economics 292 - 08-2022
Repec / IDEAS Rankings
Agricultural Economics 250 - 08-2022
Banking 135 - 08-2022
Central Banking 254 - 08-2022
Industrial Competition 112 - 08-2022
Dynamic General Equilibrium 125 - 08-2022
Econometrics 144 - 08-2022
European Economics 33 - 08-2022
Efficiency & Productivity 147 - 08-2022
Energy Economics 152 - 08-2022
Environmental Economics 113 - 08-2022
Econometric Time Series 77 - 08-2022
Microeconomic European Issues 223 - 08-2022
Financial Development & Growth 212 - 08-2022
Forecasting 68 - 08-2022
Business, Economic & Financial History 190 - 08-2022
Industrial Organization 110 - 08-2022
Law & Economics 161 - 08-2022
Macroeconomics 129 - 07-2022
Microeconomics 212 - 08-2022
Monetary Economics 213 - 08-2022
Operations Research 144 - 08-2022
Public Economics 199 - 08-2022
Positive Political Economics 135 - 08-2022
Public Finance 154 - 08-2022
Risk Management 148 - 08-2022
Small Business Management 130 - 08-2022
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
Executinve Master in Business Administration (Executive ΜΒΑ) 141-150   06-2022
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
Eduniversal 
Business School Ranking Τοp 300: 4 Palmes - 11-2021
CEOWORLD Magazine Rankings
World Best Business Schools 95 - 03-2022
Repec / IDEAS Rankings
Top Economic Institutions 206 - 08-2022
Department Ranking
Ranking Worldwide Europe Publication date
Repec / IDEAS Rankings
Top European Economics Departments (Department of Economics) - 139 08-2022
Top European Economics Departments (Department of International & European Economic Studies) - 174 08-2022
Top European Economics Departments (Department of Accounting and Finance) - 232 08-2022
Top Financial Economics & Finance Departments (Department of Accounting and Finance) 66 - 08-2022

 

Participation in International Organizations and Networks

The Athens University of Economics and Business is the first Public University in Greece to receive an Excellence Award, according to the globally recognized model of Excellence EFQM (European Foundation of Quality Management).
EFQM 4 star certification 2012, 2016,2019

 

 

Member since 2019

The primary aim of Balkan Universities Association (BUA) is to define a leading vision for the future through the universities, the libraries, the research centers in Balkan region on the base of common global values by considering the necessities of the time. More specifically, BUA has the following objectives:

  • To improve an intercultural dialogue considering the importance of the region
  • To form lasting and solid scientific cooperation from the past to the future
  • To make joint scientific studies, researches and innovation works.
  • To organize common cultural, artistic and sportive activities
  • To organize exchange programs for academic staff (such as Erasmus and Mevlana Exchange Programs)
  • To organize exchange programs for students (such as Erasmus and Mevlana Exchange Programs)
  • To organize joint diploma programs
  • To form a communication network which will enable to exchange of knowledge among academicians

More information: http://www.baunas.org/

 

Member since 2013

PRME is aimed at Business Schools and Universities around the world that want to gradually adapt their curricula, research, teaching methodologies and strategies, based on corporate responsibility and sustainability (CSR).The PRME principles serve as a framework for systematic change in Business Schools and Universities, based on three characteristics: 1) Continuous improvement and development, 2) An information gathering network between Schools and Universities and 3) Progress reporting to all Stakeholders of PRME. The Athens University of Economics and Business is willing to integrate corporate responsibility and sustainability, applying the 6 principles of PRME, which are: 1) Purpose, 2) Values, 3) Methodology, 4) Research, 5) Collaborations, 6) Dialogue. As a member of the PRME community, the Athens University of Economics and Business agrees to adopt the principles of the PRME, incorporating them into its vision and mission. Also, the AUEB is committed to regularly reporting on progress and publicly supporting PRME values. Finally, the AUEB has the opportunity to join PRME Working Groups and / or to participate in any of the planned PRME activities, which will help in the promotion and recognition of the University. 

 

Member since 2013

United Nations Global Compact - The "Universal Pact" was established in July 2000 and is a framework that calls on companies to align their operations and strategies with 10 universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, working conditions, the environment and the fight against corruption. The "Ecumenical Pact" is: 
A voluntary initiative to promote sustainable development and corporate responsibility,
A set of principles based on universally accepted values,
A network of companies and other interested members,
A forum for learning and sharing experiences.
The Global Compact Academic Network includes University Institutions such as colleges and business schools, but also smaller units such as University Departments and Research Centers. The participation of Academic Institutions in the "Ecumenical Pact" is a widely visible commitment to the 10 principles of the initiative.
The Athens University of Economics and Business has been participating in the "Ecumenical Pact" since March 2013 and is encouraged to support the initiative in one and / or more of the following ways:
Training in matters related to the "Ecumenical Pact",
Applied research and leadership on the "Ecumenical Pact",
Dissemination of the principles of the "Ecumenical Pact",
Providing support to companies that are participants in the "Universal Pact",
Lending capacity for local networks and the "Ecumenical Pact" Office.
It is worth mentioning that the Postgraduate Program International MBA and the Department of Management Science and Technology are also participants in the initiative from 2006 and 2007 respectively. 

 

AACSB Global Business Education Network

Member since: 2010

 

 

 

Member since: 1991

The European University Association (EUA) represents more than 800 universities and national rectors’ conferences in 48 European countries. EUA plays a crucial role in the Bologna Process and in influencing EU policies on higher education, research and innovation. Through continuous interaction with a range of other European and international organisations, EUA ensures that the independent voice of European universities is heard.

 

1000 Best Business Schools in 154 countries in 9 geographical zones : Africa, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia & the Middle East, Far East Asia, Latin America, North America, Oceania, Western Europe

Official Selection of the Best Business Schools in Greece   4 PALMES OF EXCELLENCE

Top Business School with Significant  International Influence:   Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) - School of Business

 

 

 

Rank Position in Palmes’ League :     1

Deans’ Recommendation : 228 ‰

 

 

 

 

Association of Economic Universities of South and Eastern Europe and the Black Sea Region

Member since: 1997

 

 

Higher Education and Research in Management of European universitieS

 

Member since: 2011