IFMR GSB to close MBA Admissions on April 14; 80% Placement 2021 complete, Avg Salary up; Check USPs, Fees, How to Apply

MBAUniverse.com News Desk |
April 6, 2021
IFMR Graduate School of Business at KREA University recently informed MBAUniverse.com that 80% of its MBA 2021 Class has been placed in leading US and Indian companies, and average salary is up. Last date to apply for Round 2 of MBA Admissions 2021 is April 14. IFMR is accepting scores of almost all prominent MBA entrance exams including CAT, XAT, CMAT and NMAT. Read more for complete review of IFMR USPs, Placements, Fee and Admissions process.
IFMR MBA Admission 2021

Well known B-school IFMR Chennai, now part of the KREA University, recently rebranded itself as IFMR Graduate School of Business (IFMR-GSB). IFMR GSB now offers MBA degree under the auspices of the KREA University, instead of PGDM. IFMR GSB is located 55 kms from Chennai in Sri City, a coveted business destination, and is housed in a 40-acre clean and green campus.

IFMR GSB recently informed MBAUniverse.com that 80% of its MBA 2021 Class has already been placed in leading corporates, and average salary is up by 10%. IFMR GSB Interim Placement Report 2021 reveals that significant number of students have been hired by finance, consulting and technology companies. Top 4 US banks - JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Citi, have collectively hired over 40 students, which account for more than 25 percent of the students placed till now.  Read More

MBA Admissions 2021 at IFMR GSB are open currently and last date to apply for Round 2 of MBA Admissions 2021 is April 14. IFMR is accepting scores of almost all prominent MBA entrance exams including CAT 2020, XAT 2021, CMAT 2021, NMAT 2020. Read more for complete review of IFMR USPs, Placements, Fee and Admissions process.

IFMR GSB Admissions 2021 Open – Apply Now

Let us begin with an overview and highlights of IFMR GSB.

IFMR GSB: 8 Highlights

  1. Two Decade Old Management Programme: The 2-year fully residential programme of IFMR GSB is two decades old and is one of the reputed management programmes offered in India.
  2. High Placements: IFMR has a consistent record of high placements. While 80% Placement 2021 is already completed with 10% hike in average salary, the Placement 2020 recorded Highest Salary at Rs.13.6 LPA and Average Salary at Rs. 9.37 LPA
  3. Excellent Faculty Base: IFMR has one of the highest “Faculty: Student” ratio amongst private schools in India. The college consists of dedicated faculties holding PhDs from universities such as Minnesota, Ohio, Georgia and Texas A&M in the US as well as the IIMs and IITs in India
  4. Rigorous Curriculum: The program consists of a total 6 trimesters over the course of two years and summer internships between the 1st and 2nd year.
  5. Located in Booming Business City: IFMR GSB’s new state-of-the-art campus is at the heart of the fast-growing Sri City, a 5,000-acre Special Economic Zone (SEZ) situated 70 km north of Chennai. It is fast becoming a hub for India’s large and medium scale industries
  6. Student Committee: The committee is a perfect blend of freshers and students with industry experience. Students have various educational background and cultural diversity
  7. Summer Internship Mandatory: During the Summer break between the first and second year, students undergo a Summer Internship in a private or public organization for 8-10 weeks
  8. Concentration on Specialization: In the second year, students choose an area of concentration and acquire in-depth knowledge through classroom instruction, projects, group exercises and case discussion. Areas of concentration include Finance, Accounting & Quantitative Finance, Data Science & Information Systems, Economics, Marketing, Operations, OB&HR and Strategic Management.

Sharing the MBA programme USPs, Dr Shobha Das, Dean of IFMR Graduate School of Business said “The fun, immersive learning experience in the 2-year residential programme produces students who are reflective, ethical, effective and professional, prepared to rise to leadership position in business.”

Prof Amit Das Chairperson MBA Admissions at IFMR GSB added, “The MBA programme at IFMR GSB includes the mainstream disciplines of Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Operations and Strategic Management, and future-proof areas such as Data Science and Quantitative Finance. Students get to choose from 22 core and up to 55 elective courses, spanning these disciplines.”

IFMR GSB MBA Admission 2021: Important Dates

MBA Admissions 2021 at IFMR GSB are open currently and last date to apply for Round 2 of MBA Admissions 2021 is April 14. Check key dates for both Round 1 and Round 2.

Admission Process 2021 Activity Round-2
Application Process Starts 26-Oct-20
Application Deadline 14-Apr-21
Release of Shortlist (for Selection Process) After Close of Application Process
PI-WAT Process To be announced
Registration, Orientation & Preparatory Courses June 15-29, 2021

Program Starts: July 1, 2021

IFMR MBA Admissions 2021: How to Apply?
MBA Admissions 2021 at IFMR GSB are open currently and last date to apply for Round 2 of MBA Admissions 2021 is April 14. Check application process details below.

IFMR GSB Admissions 2021 Open – Apply Now

Summing up
To sum up, well known B-school IFMR Chennai is now part of the KREA University and recently rebranded itself as IFMR Graduate School of Business (IFMR-GSB). IFMR GSB now offers MBA degree under the auspices of the KREA University, instead of Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM). IFMR GSB is located 55 kms from Chennai in Sri City, a coveted business destination, and is housed in a 40-acre clean and green campus. IFMR GSB recently informed MBAUniverse.com that 80% of its MBA 2021 Class has already been placed in leading corporates, and average salary is up by 10%. Significant number of students have been hired by finance, consulting and technology companies. Top 4 US banks - JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Citi, have collectively hired over 40 students, which account for more than 25 percent of the students placed till now. Read More

MBA Admissions 2021 at IFMR GSB are open currently and last date to apply is April 14. IFMR is accepting scores of almost all prominent MBA entrance exams including CAT 2020, XAT 2021, CMAT 2021, NMAT 2020.

Since applications to most top B-schools like IIMs, SPJIMR, TAPMI, Great Lakes Chennai are now closed, candidates interested in securing admissions to a prestigious MBA program for Admission 2021 should not miss this opportunity. Click on the link below and apply now.

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