Top 13 MBA colleges in India
#1. Indian Institute of Management (IIMs)
The premier institution for pursuing an MBA. At present, there are 13 IIMs in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Calcutta, Lucknow, Kozhikode, Indore, Shillong, Tiruchirappalli, Raipur, Udaipur, Rohtak, Ranchi and Kashipur. In the Budget of 2014, the Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley proposed 5new IIMs. However, the number was later increased to six. An MBA from IIMs costs 8 lakhs approximately .
#2. XLRI- Xavier School of Management, Mumbai
Founded in 1949, XLRI, managed by Jesuit Fathers has always striven to be a management school with a difference. Admission to XLRI requires to you clear the XAT entrance test.
#3. Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi & Kolkata
The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade has extended beyond Delhi and has chosen West Bengal as the region to establish its first ever campus outside Delhi. The flagship programme of IIFT which is MBA in International Business is already catering to Pan-India requirements.
#4. Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi
Offers full-time and part-time MBA Programs. Part of the Delhi University, it combines theory with practice in all its programmes. The institute conducts its own entrance examination, which has a very similar pattern to that of CAT
#5. Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad
The school offers a unique one-year Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP), short-duration Executive Education programmes for middle and senior management (CEE), a part-time Post Graduate Programme in Management for Senior Executives (PGPMAX), a five-year doctoral-equivalent Fellow Programme in Management (FPM), and a masters level Programme for family business scions. Their programs primarily cater to work experienced candidates looking for a career in management. ISB has been able to attract the best of domestic and international offers for the last several years.
#6. SP Jain Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai
Recognised as one of the premier business schools in India, SPJIMR’s Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is a 2 year full time residential programme equivalent to a MBA. The programme offers specialisations in Finance, Operations, Marketing and Information Management. Known for its high-quality management education, innovative pedagogy and value-based growth towards students, the institute stands a matchless reputation.
#7. Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS)
MMS is the flagship course of Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), conducted as a university department of University of Mumbai. It is a two year full time post graduate degree course in management. Started as early as 1965, the course has been modified continually and appropriately .The institute offers various specializations like Finance, Marketing, Personnel, Operations and Systems in the second year of the course.
#8. International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi
IMI is India’s first corporate sponsored Business School with sponsorship from corporate houses like RPG Enterprises, Nestle, ITC, SAIL, Tata Chemicals, BOC and Williamson Magor etc. Over a period of time in the last 33 years the Institute has acquired a truly global status. It is one of the seven B-schools in India to have received an accreditation from the international accreditation agency, Association of MBAs (AMBA).
#9. NITIE, Mumbai
National Institute of Industrial Engineering is a leading institution in India dedicated to transform bright engineering minds into competent management professionals and corporate leaders. NITIE offers three specialized PG Programs i.e. Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Engineering (PGDIE), Post Graduate Diploma in Manufacturing Management (PGDMM) and Post Graduate Diploma in Project Management (PGDPM)
#10. Management Development Institute, Patna
MI aims to evolve as an academic Institution of excellence offering Empowering Development Management Education that recognizes the need for synergetic combination of anticipation, innovation, participation, governance and management, as interacting factors affecting society, state, business, civil society, and community based institutions.
#11. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai
SVKM’s NMIMS Deemed to be University (as per UGC Norms), one of the premier Universities of Higher Studies in India, has completed 33 years of its existence in the year 2013-14. NMIMS established in the year 1981 as Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, began its journey by offering a masters degree program in management studies, a course of the University of Mumbai with an intake of only 40 students and 4 full time faculty.
#12. Management Development Institute, Gurgaon
Management Development Institute is one of the premier business schools in India. It was established in 1973 and is located in Gurgaon, a commercial hub near the Indian capital of New Delhi. Programme offered- executive PGPM
#13. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune
SIBM is known for its illustrious alumni, exemplary students and world class Management Education. SIBM provides full time MBA, Executive MBA, PGDM, and EDPs programmes.