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If you are looking for latest MBA College Rankings, you are on right page. MBA Rankings help you to decide which MBA college or MBA program you should apply when there are hundreds of options available to you.  Although there are dozens of B-school rankings which are published in India, only a few are credible and useful benchmarks. The reputed rankings are objective rather than subjective. This special article reviews all major MBA rankings in India and presents their latest ranking results.

 

Top MBA Rankings in India
The top MBA Rankings or B-school Rankings in India are published by HRD Ministry, Government of India, NIRF Ranking Framework, MBAUniverse.com and Business Today. These rankings help you make an informed choice. These MBA College Rankings attempt to arrive at the most accurate ranking order so as to give a true picture of management education in India.  This article will let you know the latest top four MBA Rankings - MBAUniverse.com, NIRF, and Business Today.

Ranking Agency
Research Methodology (Facts or Perception or Both)
Key Focus/Weigthage
NIRF 2021 (Released on September 9, 2021 by Hon’ble HRD Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan)
Both with Higher weightage to Teaching & Research
Teaching, Learning & Resources, Research & Professional Practice – Max Marks/500
MBAUniverse.com Rankings 2022
(Published January 1, 2022)
Fact Based on Input-Process-Output score
Faculty, Accreditation, Academic Infrastructure, Placements- Max Marks/1000
Business Today India’s Best B-schools 2021
Both – Higher weightage to Perception
Learning & Living Experience and Future Orientation-  Max marks/1000

Updated on 1.1.2022

 

MHRD-NIRF B School Ranking 2021
The 6th edition of Govt of India NIRF Ranking 2021 was e-released on September 9, 2021. The NIRF Rankings 2021 were released for 11 streams instead of 10 streams last year. In the NIRF Management Rankings 2021, IIM Ahmedabad has retained its top position while IIM Bangalore is again at 2nd position followed by IIM Calcutta which is at 3rd place. More details are below 

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Top Institutes in NIRF MBA College Ranking 2021
Top 20 management Institutes in MHRD NIRF MBA Ranking 2021 are: 

Name of the Management Institute NIRF Ranking 2021 Position
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad 1
Indian Institute of Management Bengaluru 2
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta 3
Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode 4
Depatment of Management Studies IIT Delhi 5
Indian Institute of Management Indore 6
Indian Institute of Management Lucknow 7
Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) Jamshedpur 8
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 9
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 10
Management Development Institute Gurgaon 11
National Institute of Industrial Engineering Mumbai 12
Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai 13
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee  14
Indian Institute of Management Raipur 15
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur 16
Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli 17
Indian Instittute of Management Udaipur 18
SP Jain Institute of Management and Research - SPJIMR Mumbai 19
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Pune 20

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MBAUniverse.com B School Rankings 2022
The 12th edition of MBAUniverse.com B-school Rankings 2022 was released on January 1, 2022. Regarded as one of India’s most credible B-school Rankings, this prestigious ranking puts IIM Bangalore as No 1 B-school in India. IIM Ahmedabad at #2 Rank and IIM Calcutta at #3 Rank are amongst Top 3 B-schools in India. Despite stiff competition from IIMs, top private B-schools like SPJIMR, MDI and NMIMS Mumbai have held on to their leadership by successfully differentiating their programs. New IIMs particularly IIM Udaipur and IIM Trichy have shown significant all-round improvements. It is highly creditable that within a decade of their establishment, they are ranked amongst Top 20 B-schools in India. More details are below.

B-school
Rank
Score (Total 1000)
1
963
2
950
3
914
4
898
5
885
6
786
7
735
8
685
9
675
10
662
11
660
12
659
13
630
14
583
15
575
16
568
17
568
18
567
19
538
20
527
21
523
22
522
23
521
24
514
25
511
26
501
27
447
28
444
29
440
30
438

Source: MBAUniverse.com Ranking 2022 

 

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  Business Today India’s Best B-schools 2021  
Business Today’s ‘India’s Best B-schools Survey 2021’ was released on November 15, 2021. “After a neck-and-neck battle for several years, which saw IIM Ahmedabad (IIMA) and IIM Calcutta (IIMC) occupying the top two positions respectively, IIMC has finally toppled IIMA to claim the No.1 position this year. IIM Bangalore finishes third, followed by IIM Lucknow at fourth place, with S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai, coming in at fifth place to complete the top five,” notes the survey. More details are below.

B-school Rank
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta 1
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad 2
Indian Institute of Management Bengaluru 3
Indian Institute of Management Lucknow 4
S. P. Jain Institute of Management & Research - SPJIMR Mumbai 5
Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) Jamshedpur 6
Indian Institute of Management Indore 7
Management Development Institute - MDI Gurugram 8
Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, New Delhi 9
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade New Delhi 10
SVKM`s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies - NMIMS Mumbai 11
Institute of Management Technology Ghaziabad 12
Indian Institute of Management Shillong 13
International Management Institute - IMI New Delhi 14
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Pune 15
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi 16
SCMHRD Pune: Symbiosis Centre For Management And Human Resource Development 17
Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli 18
Great Lakes Institute of Management Chennai 19
Indian Institute of Management Udaipur 20


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