Driven by huge demand for the MBA program, a large number of business schools are mushrooming all over India. To be able to choose the best among over 3000 schools is a difficult task. Yet if critical parameters such as placement record, quality of faculty, quality of students, brand image of the B-school, quality of infrastructure, methodology of teaching and fee structure are taken into consideration, it is possible to come out with a list of five institutes among India’s best private business schools.
1) Indian School of Business:
The ISB, which has two campuses in Hyderabad and Mohali, was founded to meet the increasing leadership needs of the emerging Asian markets. The institute funded entirely by private corporations, foundations and individuals from across the world, offers a host of business management full-time and part-time programs. The part-time programs are aimed at working executives unable to take a job break and yet wish to upgrade their skills.
ISB is known for its enviable placement record in the last few years including enabling dramatic career shifts. The teaching methodology combines individual and team learning, international and inter-campus exchange programs to deliver a rounded and wholesome learning experience. More detailed information can be had about Indian School of Business by clicking on http://www.isb.edu/.
2) S P Jain Institute of Management and Research:
SPJIMR aims to inculcate the sense of social relevance while taking business calls including those affecting the underprivileged of our country. Along with full-time residential MBA programs, the institute also offers courses for managing family businesses, executive education, and educational courses for social sector, entrepreneurship and global programs.
Located in the heart of the financial capital of India, SPJIMR boasts of state-of-the-art infrastructure including an amphitheatre, a full-fledged hostel, well-equipped library and an Information Technology Centre and an eminent faculty. SPJIMR’s placement records are one of the best among Indian B-schools with the students being placed with very high starting salaries. More information can be had from the institute’s website http://www.spjimr.org/.
3) Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies:
JBIMS, established in 1965, is firmly rooted to the Indian ethos while meeting emerging challenges and opportunities in the new-age economic order. In addition to full-time MBA courses, JBIMS also offers part-time programs, doctoral programs and MSc in Finance. The institute boasts of the latest in infrastructure including a computer center, Wi-Fi, a large auditorium and a well-stocked library.
The list of recruiters for JBIMS reads like the who’s who of multiple companies across various sectors. As per the placement report of 2015, the average annual salary package was Rs.17.42 lakhs. Detailed information can be had about JBIMS from the institute’s website http://www.jbims.
4) Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar:
XIMB is inspired by the Jesuit’s spirit of the ‘Magis’ and envisions to develop compassionate, committed and competent leaders by delivering quality management education. The institute offers MBA-BM, MS (Finance), Executive MBA-BM, Executive MBA-PT, Integrated PhD, PhD and also a few global management courses.
The placement cell facilitates interaction with the industry and recruiters include leading national and international companies from different industries and sectors and the institute claims 100% placement record for the past many years. More information about XIMB can be had from the college website http://www.ximb.ac.in/home.
5) Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Pune:
SIBM Pune, established in 1978, envisions promoting international understand through quality education. It offers a 2-year full-time program with specialization in Marketing, Finance, Operations, Human Resources and Innovation and Entrepreneurship, MBA Executive, Post Graduate Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma in Family Business. In 2014, SIBM was ranked 14th by Business Today.
The campus placement drive attracts companies from diverse profiles and verticals. The institute is housed in a picturesque and offers its students access to some of the latest state-of-the-art infrastructure and an enviable faculty profile. The institute’s detailed website can be accessed via http://www.sibm.edu/.