B-School MBA Ranking 2017-18

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Getting into a top MBA Colleges in India is a dream of every aspirant. Top 10 MBA Colleges in India like IIM Ahmedabad, XLRI and ISB are at par with World’s best MBA programs. These best MBA colleges in India are a great platform for preparing future CEOs and Entrepreneurs. But which are the top MBA Colleges in India! How can one identify best MBA Colleges in India? MBAUniverse.com MBA Ranking is the best list of top MBA Colleges in India. This MBA colleges ranking of India is highly respected for its credibility and scientific analysis.

 

MBAUniverse.com Rankings 2017-18
MBAUniverse.com, India’s No 1 Portal, with guidance from India’s most respected management experts, has been conducting MBAUniverse.com Rankings for last seven years. Following are the highlights from its latest 2017-18 rankings. IIM Calcutta has emerged as the new No 1 B-school in Rankings 2017-18, edging out IIM Ahmedabad and IIM Bangalore. IIM Calcutta is the only Indian B-school that has earned all the top three Global Accreditations – AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. XLRI, MDI and SPJIMR are Top 3 non-IIM B-schools on the rankings. The Ranking uses a comprehensive 360 degree evaluation framework built around three criteria: Input, Process and Output. In line with changing trends towards mission-alignment and globalization, this year onwards, Ranking gives explicit weightage to Top 3 International Accreditations – AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

 

The Ranking was conducted in guidance of an eminent advisory body that is chaired by Dr Bakul Dholakia, Former Director, IIM Ahmedabad & Former Director General, IMI New Delhi. Speaking on the Rankings, Dr Dholakia said, “B-school Rankings serve a useful purpose of evaluating hundreds of institutions on key parameters for the benefit of student community, recruiters and other stake holders. I am pleased to say that Hindu BusinessLine-MBAUniverse.com Rankings have been doing a good job over the last 7 years. This year’s Rankings 2017-18, which I have chaired, make a sincere effort to identity the Best B-schools.”

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The Hindu BusinessLine-MBAUniverse.com B-school Ranking 2017-18, Analysis, Research Methodology follows. Click on B-school name to read more about them, and to ask your admission query.

 

Research Methodology
Since 2010, MBAUniverse.com has been conducting annual B-school Ranking which is widely recognized as one of India’s most credible MBA ranking. Ranking offers a credible yardstick for the MBA aspirant community to decide which B-school to apply to. Read More

 

Advisory Body​

Chairman
Dr Bakul Dholakia
Former Director, IIM Ahmedabad;
Former Director General, IMI New Delhi

Much respected for his bold stance on the ‘Autonomy of Higher Education Institutions’, Padma Shri awardee Dr. Bakul Dholakia has been a major motivator and guiding force behind the expansion of activities at IIMA. He is widely recognized for his contribution to Management Education in India...Read More

 

Top 30 B-School Ranking​

Institute Name Overall Input Process Output CAT Cut-off (%) Permanent Faculty Top 3 International Accreditations Avg. Salary (Rs in Lakhs)
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) CALCUTTA 1 3 1 1 99.59 89 AACSB, EFMD EQUIS, AMBA 22.00
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) AHMEDABAD 2 1 2 3 100.00 92 EFMD EQUIS 21.14
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) BANGALORE 3 2 4 2 99.00 81 EFMD EQUIS 21.03
XLRI JAMSHEDPUR 4 4 3 7 XAT - 96% 82 AACSB, AMBA 18.50
MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE (MDI) GURGAON 5 8 6 6 94.09 82 AMBA 18.53
S. P. JAIN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH (SPJIMR) MUMBAI 6 9 8 4 93.00 67 AMBA 19.00
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) INDORE 7 6 5 9 90.11 91 AMBA 15.67
NMIMS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (NMIMS) MUMBAI 8 10 9 8 NMAT 93.6% 89 AMBA 17.09
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (IMI) NEW DELHI 9 15 7 14 90.00 62 AMBA 12.54
FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (FMS) NEW DELHI 10 5 15 5 99.30 26 None 20.50
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) KOZHIKODE 11 12 10 10 95.44 64 None 17.10
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREIGN TRADE (IIFT) NEW DELHI 12 7 18 11 IIFT - 48.5% 44 None 15.38
XAVIER INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (XIM) BHUBANESWAR 13 14 13 17 91.00 64 None 12.44
INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY (IMT) GHAZIABAD 14 17 11 20 92.03 67 AACSB 11.01
T A PAI MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (TAPMI) MANIPAL 15 19 12 29 80.00 53 AACSB 9.25
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING (NITIE) MUMBAI 16 27 14 12 97.01 58 None 16.15
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) TRICHY 17 13 22 15 96.00 35 None 13.00
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) KASHIPUR 18 16 23 21 96.00 34  None 11.00
RAJIV GANDHI INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) SHILLONG 19 11 39 16 90.00 21 None 14.00
GOA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (GIM) GOA 20 18 16 26 90.00 53 None 9.40
K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES AND RESEARCH (KJSIMSR) MUMBAI 21 20 17 24 87.89 80 None 9.51
INSTITUTE FOR FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH (IFMR) CHENNAI 22 21 24 23 80.00 33 None 8.50
JAMNALAL BAJAJ INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (JBIMS) MUMBAI 23 29 21 13 MAH CET - 99.9% 8 None 18.13
FORE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (FSM) NEW DELHI 24 24 20 31 84.00 37 None 9.40
SHAILESH J MEHTA SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (IIT BOMBAY) MUMBAI 25 25 32 18 98.34 23 None 15.50
LAL BAHADUR SHASTRI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (LBSIM) NEW DELHI 26 26 25 28 87.37 32 None 8.30
DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (IIT DELHI) NEW DELHI 27 33 19 25 95.00 19 None 14.71
INSTITUTE OF RURAL MANAGEMENT ANAND (IRMA) 28 31 29 27 75.00 27 None 8.50
BHARATHIDASAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (BIM) TRICHY 29 22 34 19 96.00 35 None 13.00
LOYOLA INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (LIBA) CHENNAI 30 28 47 22 75.00 27 None 9.00

 

Top 31-90 B-School Ranking​

Institute Name Overall Input Process Output
SYMBIOSIS INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (SIBM) BANGALORE 31 23 28 32
VINOD GUPTA SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (VGSoM) IIT KHARAGPUR 32 30 50 30
IFIM BUSINESS SCHOOL (IFIM B SCHOOL) BANGALORE 33 37 33 39
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF MODERN MANAGEMENT (BIMM) PUNE 34 34 38 37
XAVIER INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT ENTREPRENEURSHIP (XIME) BANGALORE 35 35 36 36
INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY (IMT) NAGPUR 36 32 40 38
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MEDIA (ISB&M) PUNE 37 42 30 33
JAIPURIA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (JAIPURIA) LUCKNOW 38 39 27 40
KIIT SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (KSOM) BHUBANESWAR 39 40 31 45
INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (IMS) GHAZIABAD 40 38 41 41
SDM INSTITUTE FOR MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT (SDMIMD) MYSURU 41 36 51 42
INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC INTERPRISE (IPE) HYDERABAD 42 48 26 44
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION MANAGEMENT (MANAGE) HYDERABAD 43 43 55 35
JAGAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (JIMS) DELHI 44 50 48 43
AIMS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (AIMS) BANGALORE 45 53 45 50
INSTITUTE FOR TECHNOLOGY & MANAGEMENT (ITM) NAVI MUMBAI 46 41 44 47
JAIPURIA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (JAIPURIA) NOIDA 47 60 35 46
SYDENHAM INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES AND RESEARCH AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION (SIMSREE) MUMBAI 48 62 57 34
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREST MANAGEMENT (IIFM) BHOPAL 49 61 71 48
INDUS BUSINESS ACADEMY (IBA) BANGALORE 50 46 61 51
SCMS COCHIN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (SCMS) COCHIN 51 56 37 57
VIT BUSINESS SCHOOL (VIT) VELLORE 52 51 54 49
VIGNANA JYOTHI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (VJIM) HYDERABAD 53 59 42 52
MIT SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (MITSOB) PUNE 54 55 59 55
KRISTU JAYANTI COLLEGE BANGALORE 55 54 43 53
SYMBIOSIS INSTITUTE OF TELECOM MANAGEMENT (SITM) PUNE 56 44 76 67
SRM FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SRM UNIVERSITY CHENNAI 57 47 53 56
IES MANAGEMENT COLLEGE AND RESEARCH CENTRE MUMBAI 58 64 46 54
PSG INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (PSGIM) COIMBATORE 59 57 49 66
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (BIIB) PUNE 60 58 62 61
THE NORTH CAP UNIVERSITY (NCU UNIVERSITY) GURGAON 61 49 69 63
M S RAMAIAH INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (MSRIM) BANGALORE 62 68 52 73
DURGA DEVI SARAF INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (DSIMS) MUMBAI 63 69 66 58
INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (IIMS) PUNE 64 45 73 59
KIRLOSKAR INSTITUTE OF ADVANCE MANAGEMENT STUDIES ( KIAMS) HARIHAR 65 52 81 69
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT (BIMHRD) PUNE 66 65 74 64
G L BAJAJ INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH (GLBIMR) GREATER NOIDA 67 63 72 62
VIVEKANAND EDUCATION SOCIETY INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES RESEARCH (VESIMS) MUMBAI 68 79 60 68
ASM INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH (IBMR) PUNE 69 72 67 60
SIVA SIVANI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (SSIM) SECUNDERABAD 70 66 65 78
M P BIRLA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (MPBIM) BANGALORE 71 71 64 75
MIT SCHOOL OF TELECOM MANAGEMENT (MITSOT) PUNE 72 67 78 71
PES UNIVERSITY BANGALORE 73 74 63 76
RAJAGIRI CENTRE FOR BUSINESS STUDIES (RCBS) COCHIN 74 77 70 65
ACCURATE INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & TECHNOLOGY (ACCURATE) GREATER NOIDA 75 78 58 70
ICBM - SCHOOL OF BUSINESS EXCELLENCE (ICBM SBE) HYDERABAD 76 81 90 80
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF TELECOM & MANAGEMENT (BITM) PUNE 77 75 83 74
GRG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (GRGSMS) COIMBATORE 78 87 68 72
SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT HINDUSTAN UNIVESITY CHENNAI 79 80 75 79
SHRI RAM MURTI SMARAK INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SCHOOL (SRMS IBS) LUCKNOW 80 70 88 89
SCMS SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY & MANAGEMENT (SSTM) COCHIN 81 84 59 84
AIMIT STALOYSIUS INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & INFORMATION ON TECHNOLOGY (AIMIT) BANGALORE 82 76 85 85
DR. GAUR HARI SINGHANIA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH (GHSIMR) KANPUR 83 73 84 83
INSTITUTE FOR TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT (ITM) BANGALORE 84 82 82 86
GLOBAL BUSINESS SCHOOL (GBS) HUBLI 85 85 86 81
GANANM SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (GSB)SENGIPATTI 86 90 79 77
ST. JOSEPHS INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT TIRUCHIRAPPALLI 87 86 77 87
HALLMARK BUSINESS SCHOOL (HBS) TIRUCHIRAPPALLI 88 88 89 82
CET SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (CETSM)TRIVANDRUM 89 89 87 88
KCT BUSINESS SCHOOL (KCTBS) COIMBATORE 90 83 80 90

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IIM Calcutta, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Indore are not the only top B-schools that figure among the top 10 MBA colleges in India in the ranking 2017. The list of top 10 MBA colleges also includes the top private MBA colleges XLRI, SPJIMR, MDI, IMI, Faculty of Management studies-University of Delhi; Private university like NMIMS, Mumbai among others.
 

While the top ranked IIM Calcutta is ‘3 crowned’ with most reputed international accreditations of AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS, one of the top 10 MBA colleges, FMS Delhi is without any international accreditation. But FMS Delhi is considered to be the highest RoI B-school in the country.
 

These top 10 MBA colleges with varying fee structure accept different entrance MBA exam scores and therefore all these top MBA colleges have different exam score cut offs also. While IIMs, FMS, MDI, IMI accept only CAT scores, XLRI accepts only XAT score and NMIMS only NMAT scores. SPJIMR is the only one among the top 10 MBA colleges in India that accepts both CAT and XAT scores...Read more

 

List of Best MBA Colleges in India
Best MBA colleges in India are the ones who are offering management education keeping pace with Global MBA environment. The MBA colleges have either been accredited with one or more international accreditations or are in the process to be awarded with it. With their unique pedagogy and highly qualified faculty, the students at the best MBA colleges in India get consistently higher average placements year after year as they become industry ready. The best MBA colleges not only include the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) but more other university affiliated and private MBA colleges who are doing much better than many IIMs. There is no doubt that top 3 IIMs- IIM Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Calcutta are still occupying the top positions in India but the list of best MBA colleges now includes many B-schools in non-IIM category. The best MBA colleges and many IIMs have similar fee structure but the IIMs placements, IIM Admission process and the IIMs average salary in placement lag behind in number of these best MBA colleges.
 

Other than best IIMs in India, the best MBA colleges are university departments like FMS Delhi; IIFT Delhi; NMIMS Mumbai; Management departments in IITs; JBIMS Mumbai; SPJIMR Mumbai; MDI Gurgaon, IMI New Delhi, IMT Ghaziabad among others.
 

A few of the best MBA colleges most preferred by the candidates for MBA admission are shared below ..Read more

 

20 IIMs: Preferred MBA destination
Among the best MBA colleges, IIMs occupy the foremost positions. There are 20 IIMs at present in India. IIMs are considered the best MBA options by the candidates who appear in Common Admission Test (CAT). While IIM Calcutta, IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore are the most preferred MBA destinations for the candidates, other IIMs are also getting the status of best MBA colleges in India as their average salary in placement over the years, faculty-student ratio, ranking positions have improved and they are gradually occupying the position of best MBA colleges. IIMs admission is based on the CAT exam score, academic profile, work experience and how you perform in the Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) in their final selection process...Read more

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