To pursue an MBA in Finance, you need to be a thorough finance professional looking for roles like a financial analyst, corporate controller, chief financial officer, company treasurer, risk and insurance manager, investment banker, management consultant, credit specialist. If you are wondering whether a Masters in Finance is better than an MBA, then click here to know more.

The list below ranks the best business schools for an MBA in Finance. As you can see The Wharton Business School ranks number 1. The average GMAT score is 725 and it is preferred to have a minimum of 5 years of work experience in this field. The MBA program at London Business School is quite well-known for its curriculum and a strong link with the best financial institutions, recruiters and practitioners. In this program, you are bound to get a global view of finance. The average work experience required to enroll in this program is 5 years and the average GMAT score is much lower than Wharton at 698

RankSchool nameAverage GMAT scoreAverage years of Work
#1The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania7255
#2London Business School6985
#3The University of Chicago Booth School of Business7155
#4Harvard Business School7304
#5 New York University (NYU) 7205
#6Columbia Business School, Columbia University6705
#7INSEAD (Singapore)7045
#8IE Business School6805
#9Stanford University7294
#10The Kellogg School of Management7085
#11Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Ahmedabad7672
#12IESE Business School – University of Navarra6724
#13Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)7105
#14HEC Paris MBA6896
#15SDA Bocconi School of Management6505
#16Indian Institute of Management Bangalore7802
#17National University of Singapore (NUS)5905
#18IMD6707
#19Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Calcutta7802
#20ESADE Business School6706

*Based on US News MBA Rankings 2014