Hanken & SSE Executive Education

Financial Times executive education rankings 2015: Hanken & SSE Executive Education still on top in the Nordic region

Press Release   •   Jan 11, 2016 14:57 EET

Helsinki, Finland 27 May 2015 - For the 17th year, Financial Times ranks the best executive education programmes globally, this year rating 75 best open programmes, 85 best customised programmes worldwide and combining the two rankings to give the top 50 providers of Executive Education.

Through its network Hanken & SSE Executive Education continues to withhold its position as the top executive education provider in the Nordic and Baltic region in all categories. In the open programme it maintains its position as 37th in the category. In the custom programme ranking it placed 31st, placing first in custom program criterion Partner Programs. In the combined ranking it meant the executive education provider also placed 31st and with that improving from last year’s ranking.

The rankings are based on participant and client satisfaction, diversity of participants and faculty as well as the international exposure of the education provider.

“We are delighted that we are able to maintain such a strong position in the ranking again this year, it is a strong indicator of the high quality of our offering in the ever tightening global competition”, said Sari Salojärvi, CEO of Hanken & SSE Executive Education.

Hanken & SSE Executive Education is part of the Stockholm School of Economics Executive Education network and took part in the rankings as its representative in Finland.

Learn more about the Financial Times Executive Education ranking.

For more information

Sari Salojärvi

CEO, Adjunct Professor

Hanken & SSE Executive Education


+358 41 466 6064


Hanken & SSE Executive Education is a joint venture between Hanken School of Economics and Stockholm School of Economics founded in 2005. Owned by two leading business schools and based in Finland, Hanken & SSE Executive Education provides executive education globally through its extensive SSE network in the Nordic and Baltic region.

Clients benefit from executive education combined of academic knowledge, thorough business understanding and new learning methods suited to the needs and objectives of their organization supporting both personal and organizational development.

The Financial Times annual global ranking of executive education has continuously rated Hanken & SSE Executive Education through its owner SSE as the top provider of executive education in the Nordic region while being part of the global top 50 providers of executive education through this network.

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