European target schools (comprehensive list)

Hello, after having discovered WSO a few weeks ago, I have come to realize that there is no comprehensive list of European target schools for Investment banking...

Could someone kindly provide us with a list (featuring targets, semi-targets and tiers in each category)?

I think it would help many European students as there is a lot of talk about US targets but not much for Europe (which is understandable, WSO having more members living in USA).

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Sep 3, 2019 - 5:19am

After having read these comments, it seems to be:

Tier 1: LBS, INSEAD, LSE, Oxbridge, LSE and HEC, Imperial

Tier 2: UCL, ESADE, ESSEC, ESCP, Paris Dauphine, IE, IMD and St Gallen

Tier 3: EMLyon, EDHEC, IESE, Warwick, Cass, Rotterdam

Maybe someone could give their opinion about this ranking? What needs to be added/moved?
Also, how do these schools rank in their given tier?

Dec 21, 2020 - 3:34pm

INSEAD is a bit rogue because it's basically only a target for Assoc recruiting. 


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