Top 10 MBA Colleges in India: Check Fee structure, Average Placement, Exams & Cut off

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.

One common feature of all these top 10 MBA colleges in India is that all of them have reported consistent rise in average salary during the placements in last many years.

Shared below is the list of top 10 MBA colleges in India with fee structure, their respective entrance exam score cut offs for 1st stage shortlist and the latest placement average salary.

Institute Name CAT Cut-off (%) Exam Accepted Fee Structure (Rs. in lakhs) Avg. Salary (Rs in Lakhs)
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) CALCUTTA 99.59 CAT 19.00 22.00
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) AHMEDABAD 99.70 CAT 19.5 21.14
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) BANGALORE 99.50 CAT 19.00 21.03
XLRI JAMSHEDPUR XAT - 96% XAT 19.30 18.50
MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE (MDI) GURGAON 94.09 CAT 18.86 18.53
S. P. JAIN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH (SPJIMR) MUMBAI 93.00 CAT/XAT 14.60 19.00
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) INDORE 90.11 CAT 13.00 15.67
NMIMS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (NMIMS) MUMBAI NMAT 93.6% NMAT 16.56 17.09
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (IMI) NEW DELHI 90.00 CAT 15.41 12.54
FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES (FMS) NEW DELHI 99.30 CAT 0.22  20.60