Meet the dean: Vlerick’s Marion Debruyne

Marion Debruyne, Dean, Vlerick Business School

The newly appointed dean says the sector must ask itself difficult questions

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Emilio Butragueno of Real Madrid Legends speaks at a press conference to announce a charity match between Manchester United Legends and Real Madrid Legends, to be played at Old Trafford on June 2 2013, at Old Trafford on March 11, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)
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Real Madrid scores goals in the classroom

Spanish football club engages with fans off the pitch

Christoph Loch Dean Cambridge Judge Business School 14/5/12 in the FT offices
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Football antics score academic points

Dean of Cambridge Judge, values lessons learnt on the field

University of St Gallen, Switzerland,

Profile: University of St Gallen

The Swiss university is eager to become a global player

Business school profile: CEU

The Budapest school founded by George Soros spreads its wings

Babson College

Business school profile: Babson College

Entrepreneurship is a longstanding feature at Babson College

Alfons Sauquet, Esade dean

Business school profile: Esade

Barcelona-based school is focused on building a global reputation

Business school profile: Kedge

Formed in a merger between Euromed and Bordeaux Ecole de Management, Kedge Business School runs a global Executive MBA in Shanghai

Ramon O'Callaghan, dean of Nazarbayev University

Profile: Nazarbayev University

Kazakhstan is waking up to western-style business and education

Bold: Said's ziggurat

Profile: Tradition meets experiment at Oxford: Saïd

The school is starting to push boundaries

Business school profile: BI Norwegian

Norway’s private business school plans to become a global player

The Haas school at UC Berkeley

The California business school wants MBA graduates to study for free

Staying ahead of the online competition

Flexible learning becomes academia’s catchcry as rivalry mounts

Flexibility of online MBA adds value

Collaborative tools such as blogs seen as bonus

Business school profile: Iese Business School

Africa is fast becoming the hottest destination for MBA study trips according to the Spanish business school

Business school profile: USC Marshall

Mentors can fill in the gaps that traditional MBA programmes cannot address

School profile: Porto Business School

School follows city’s strong business traditions

School profile: HHL

Germany’s HHL is targeting the top 10, writes Gerrit Wiesmann

Cambridge University, Judge

New thinking in an ancient setting is the key to degree programmes at the University of Cambridge, writes Charlotte Clarke

School profile: MIT Sloan

MIT Sloan puts a strong emphasis on hands-on learning, says Rebecca Knight