The University of Antwerp – Faculty of Business and Economics, including all activities of the Antwerp Management School, has been awarded the prestigious EQUIS accreditation. The programs of AMS have now attained accreditations from three of the most prestigious international accreditation bodies: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA), and the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) through EQUIS.
Through the FBE EQUIS accreditation, AMS joins a select group (1%) of business schools worldwide with three international accreditations (AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS), or a so-called “Triple Crown”.
AMS is also listed in the Financial Times Rankings. In these rankings, our EMBA is nr° 1 in Benelux and nr° 50 worldwide.
Our master's programs are highly ranked in Eduniversal Rankings en QS World University Rankings.
Antwerp Management School (AMS) was recognized for its social impact and sustainability performances at the launch of the Positive Impact Rating (PIR) results at the UN PRME Global Forum. AMS was one of the 45 business schools from 21 countries worldwide that participated in the rating in 2022 and achieved Level 4, making it a "transforming school" within the PIR. In 2023 AMS maintains its position, in 2023 71 business schools from 25 countries participated.
The PIR is a rating conducted by students and for students. For the third time, students worldwide have rated their business schools on how they perceive their positive impact in the world. The positive impact of business schools goes beyond their contribution to business and the economy; it is about their positive impact on society.
Read more about the Positive Impact Rating