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SSE granted five-year re-accreditation from EQUIS

The Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) is proud to announce our reaccreditation by the EQUIS Accreditation Board for an additional five years. This accreditation reflects SSE's ongoing efforts to maintain high standards as a business school.

At a meeting on December 12, 2023, the EQUIS Accreditation Board decided to award SSE accreditation for a further period of five years. In its assessment, the EQUIS Peer Review Team acknowledged SSE's adherence to and, in a number of areas, surpassing of the EQUIS standards.

The school has demonstrated its well-established position in the academic and business communities. Its connections with practice were evident, showcasing effective engagement with the business world and practical applications of academic learning. The quality of SSE's students also stood out, indicative of the institution's rigorous academic standards and selective admissions process.

Furthermore, the faculty's research output was recognized, highlighting the significant contributions of SSE's academic staff to their respective fields. The dedication and expertise of the core faculty also played a crucial role in maintaining the high educational standards of the school. Lastly, SSE's international alliances and partnerships were noted for enriching the educational experience and fostering global perspectives among students and faculty.

Collective efforts

“This is truly a result of collective efforts and dedication across our whole institution. Our focus remains on delivering an educational experience that prepares our students not only for the challenges of today but for the opportunities of tomorrow," says Lars Strannegård, President of SSE.

SSE has been accredited by EQUIS since 1999. EQUIS, part of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), is a renowned international system for quality assurance in higher education, particularly in the field of business. Its aim is to enhance the standard of management education globally. As a founding member of EFMD, SSE remains committed to contributing to this mission.

For more information, please contact:

Hanna Flodmark
Director Communications and Marketing
Tel: +46 70-689 90 15
Email: hanna.flodmark@hhs.se

About the Stockholm School of Economics

The Stockholm School of Economics is rated as a top business school in the Nordic and Baltic countries and enjoys a strong international reputation. World-class research forms the foundation of our educational offering, which includes bachelor, master, PhD, MBA, and Executive Education programs. Our programs are developed in close cooperation with the business and research communities, providing graduates substantial potential to attain leading positions in companies and other organizations. 

The School is accredited by EQUIS, certifying that all of its principal activities – teaching as well as research – maintain the highest international standards. The Stockholm School of Economics is also the only Swedish member institution of CEMS and PIM, which are collaborations between top business schools worldwide, contributing to the level of quality for which our school is known. 

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Ylva Mossing
Content and Media Relations Manager
Email: ylva.mossing@hhs.se
Phone: +46 730 97 26 16

For more information about the Stockholm School of Economics, please visit hhs.se.