MBA seems to be the need of the hour today. In order to aspire for betterment in any profession one chooses, an MBA degree is imperative. Be it IT or Banking or Finance, learning business management skills are the only option to pave your way ahead. When it comes to MBA, there are some world class institutions of repute in India that prepare students for global competencies. Let’s take a look at the best of these:
IIM A, B and C
Popularly known as the holy trinity of management studies, the top three IIMs by rank across the whole country: A, Band C stand for Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Calcutta. Both IIM Ahmedabad and Calcutta were established in the year 1961, each having luxurious campuses of 100 and 130 acres respectively. IIM Bangalore was established in 1973 and has an equally grand and beautiful campus with sprawling gardens and lush green atmospheres. The student intake stays in the 5-15% range of each other for these three IIMs, staying between 430-460 students. Ahmedabad has the highest male-female ratio amongst all three. The fees stay the same for all three, around 19 lakhs. As for job placements, all three colleges ace it with graduates being the top rankers in their fields bagging jobs that are the most well paying and coveted out there. The IIMs A and C are engineering heavy while Bangalore has a significantly higher number of students from the Commerce field as compared to the other two. Hence if you are a Commerce graduate or student, IIM Bangalore would be a more friendly choice among the three.
XLRI Xavier School of Management
XLRI is the oldest and one of the finest business schools in the country located in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, founded in 1949 by Jesuits. It offers 15-month and two-year postgraduate Diplomas in Management (PGDM) with various specializations as well as a doctoral-level fellowship program (FPM). It also provides several short-term management development programs as abbreviated as MDPs. XLRI received top rankings( first position) as the topmost private business school in India. Candidates are selected on the basis of their XAT scores, exams are held all over the country for entry into the institution. Selected candidates are then called for group discussions(GDs) and personal interviews which are quite rigorous in quality. XLRI-XSM has an exceptional placement record and it ensures a high ROI to the students. It maintains collaborations with several companies of repute and famed organizations to provide the students with excellent employment opportunities. XLRI is as good as any government-owned Institute for studying management.
Indore IIM ranks among the country’s best top 10 institutes. It is among the country’s elite institutes situated in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Beautiful infrastructure laden amidst a hillscape dominates the IIM Indore facilities. One of the pros if considering studying here is the supremely fun-filled student life, isolated from the din and buzz of the city that one can consider. IIM has a sharp faculty and provides great opportunities for internships and has associations with the top notch companies in the trade. Hence look forward to bagging great employment opportunities once graduating, obviously if you work hard enough.The highest packages can go up to 40 LPA.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Pune
One of the most elite, expensive and top ranked private B-schools, Symbiosis is known by all and sundry and equally coveted. Symbiosis boasts of quality education to a fault along with superior exposure through internships and top notch, globally connected placement packages. The motto of the institute is to promote international understanding through quality education. SIBM Pune is also a member of EFMD & EFMD Global network. Hence international networks are facilitated through enrollment at this institute. Symbiosis is a brand name in itself and a globally recognized one. It has consistently featured among the top rated private Business schools in the country. It provides, MBA, Executive MBA, MBA in Leadership and Strategy and MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship programs, each course lasting a full two year duration. Admission takes place through the institute’s own entrance examinations commonly referred to as SNAP. Symbiosis Pune boasts of an illustrious alumni, top quality infrastructure, student life and academia. The cost of studying here is a bit on the higher side but it is totally worth the gain.
These are some of the premier institutions for MBA in India, often considered amongst the top notch and most coveted places for earning the management degree. There are other institutes that are significantly good that we shall discuss in our following articles.