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Top MBA Colleges in India 2022

Top MBA colleges in India include IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, IIM Lucknow, IIM Kozhikode and IIM Indore according to the MHRD-NIRF rankings 2022. Other popular B-Schools such as XLRI Jamshedpur, MDI Gurgaon, IMI, SPJIMR, IMT, VIT, Fore School of Management and Department of Management Studies of the IITs also rank among top MBA colleges in India as per the NIRF rankings as well as other B-school surveys such as by India Today, Outlook and Business Today.  

Among the top MBA colleges in India, a few of them are also usually ranked as the best among all globally. For example, In the Asia-Pacific B-Schools ranking 2021 by Bloomberg Businessweek the ISB has been ranked at the fifth position while IIM Bangalore has been ranked sixth.

IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore and SPJIMR have also been ranked among global top 50 institutes in the latest Financial Times Masters in Management (MiM) Rankings 2021. IIM Ahmedabad has been ranked 26th, SPJIMR has been ranked 39th and IIM Bangalore has been ranked 47th. Read below all about MBA rankings and best MBA colleges in India.

Top MBA Colleges in India: Highlights

Check out key highlights of top MBA colleges in India. This quick overview will help in better college selection.

Parameters

Particulars/ Statistics

No. of MBA Colleges in India

5,000 (Approximately)

Fees

-Annual fee < Rs 10 lakh: 6%

- Annual fee >Rs 10 lakh: 94%

Top Specialisations

General Management, Marketing, Operations, Sales, Business Analytics, Human Resources, Finance, Digital Marketing, Information Technology, Event Management & PR and Travel & Tourism

Admission Process

Entrance-based: CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, NMAT, ATMA, SNAP

Top MBA Colleges in India 

IIMs, SPJIMR, XLRI, MDI, IMT, IIT-DoMs, SIBM, etc.

The two-year MBA programme is a gateway to a range of job and entrepreneurial opportunities. This course provides knowledge and training in business administration and operations which are essential for running an organisation. The MBA programme develops communication skills and leadership qualities in the individual, as well.

Students from any background, including Science, Commerce and Humanities can pursue MBA. The full-time MBA is the most popular among all, and includes theory classes, practical projects and internships. Fresh graduates as well as candidates with a few years of work experience opt for a full-time MBA. There are over 5,000 MBA colleges in India that offer the course in various specialisations. Some B-Schools offer an MBA degree while some offer PG diploma (PGDM/PGPM). 

MBA Colleges in India Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for pursing an MBA course is graduation or equivalent from a recognised university. However, the minimum score requirement may vary for niche specialisations. Given below are the basic eligibility criteria for MBA.

  • Candidates must have passed graduation in any discipline or equivalent from a recognised university as a basic eligibility criteria for MBA (full-time)
  • Most of the institutes follow the minimum score criteria in graduation as per the AICTE i.e. 50 per cent aggregate or equivalent and five per cent relaxation to students belonging to reserved categories.
  • Professional degree holders such as MBBS/CA/CS/ICWAI, etc. are also eligible to pursue MBA

Top 10 MBA Colleges in India with NIRF Ranking 2021 and Shiksha Rating (Aggregate)

The Ministry of Education, Government of India, releases an annual ranking of top MBA colleges in India under the National Institutional Ranking Framework or NIRF. The all-India ranking is given to 100 best MBA colleges in India on the basis of several parameters such as teaching, learning and resources, research and professional practices, graduation outcomes, outreach and inclusivity and perception.

Given below is the list of the top 10 MBA colleges in India as per the NIRF ranking 2022. Along with NIRF ranking, we have shared the Shiksha aggregate rating of the top 10 MBA colleges in India, given by the students based on five different parameters such as placements, infrastructure, faculty & course, curriculum, crowd & campus life and value for money.

Top 10 MBA Colleges in India

NIRF MBA Ranking 2022

Shiksha Rating (Aggregate)

IIM Ahmedabad

1

4.6

IIM Bangalore

2

4.8

IIM Calcutta

3

4.7

IIT Delhi DoMS

4

4.4

IIM Kozhikode

5

4.4

IIM Lucknow

6

4.5

IIM Indore

7

4.4

XLRI Jamshedpur

8

4.6

NITIE Mumbai

9

4.6

IIT Madras-DoMS

10

4.4

List of Top MBA Colleges in India (Private & Government)

There are over 3,000 private MBA colleges in India, over 500 public/ government MBA colleges in India and about 70 public-private MBA colleges in India, as listed on Shiksha.

Here is the list of topnPrivate MBA Colleges in India:

Best  Private MBA Colleges in India

Course Fee (in INR)

XLRI Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur

23.60 L

MDI Gurgaon

21.34 L

NITIE, Mumbai

11.33 L

SPJIMR, Mumbai

17.87 L

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune

10.20 L

SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies

10.42 L

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai

11.81 L

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Delhi

8.85 L

International Management Institute, Delhi

18.34 L

ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad

14.14 L

Here is the list of top 10 government colleges for MBA

Top Government Colleges for MBA

Course Fee (in INR)

IIM Ahmedabad

23.00 L

IIM Bangalore

18.70 L

IIM Calcutta

10.10 L

IIM Kozhikode

20.50 L

IIT Delhi-DoMS

8.80 L

IIM Indore

17.06 L

IIM Lucknow

5.69 L

IIT Kharagpur-VGSOM

9.26 L

IIT Bombay-SJMSOM

8.67 L

IIT Madras-DoMS

8.00 L

Refer to the infographics below to get an overview of best MBA colleges in India ownership wise:

Top MBA Colleges in India: Ownership
 

ROI of Top MBA Colleges in India

A major factor that affects any management institute’s ranking is the Return on Investment or ROI of the course. But what is ROI? ROI can be understood as the balance or gap between the course fee and salary offer after completing the course.

The ROI of top MBA colleges in India is higher than the rest which is why they find a place in all-India rankings by agencies and business magazines. The top MBA colleges in India (NIRF rankings 2021) with the average annual fee and average placement package are tabulated below:

 Top MBA colleges in India

Average Annual Fee (in INR)

Average Placement Package (in INR)

IIM Ahmedabad

23 L

26 LPA

IIM Bangalore

23 L

25 LPA

IIM Calcutta

23 L

27 LPA

IIM Kozhikode

20 L

22.50 LPA

IIT Delhi

9.6 L

18.47 LPA

IIM Indore

15 L

22.92 LPA

IIM Lucknow

19 L

24.25 LPA

XLRI Jamshedpur

23 L

18.80 LPA

IIT Kharagpur

10 L

18.00 LPA

IIT Bombay

8.67 L

21.96 LPA

Note: Above statistics on the best business schools in India are based on the latest available data.

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Top Recruiters for MBA Graduates

MBA graduates from any domain are in high demand. All organisations (big or small, private or government) hire MBA degree holders in various capacities.

Below is the list of best colleges for MBA in India along with their placement ratings and a few top companies that recruit students through campus placements.

Colleges

Placement Ratings (Based on Reviews)

Top Recruiters

IIM Bangalore

 

4.8

A T Kearney, Abbot, Accenture, Acura, Adani Group, Aditya Birla Group, Amazon.com, American Express, Arthur D Little, Arvind Brands, Asian Paints, Askmebazaar.com, AVIVA, Axis Bank, Barclays Capital, Biocon, Capital One, Citigroup, Cognizant, Deloitte Consulting, Deutsche Bank, Google, HDFC Bank, Heinz, Hindustan Unilever, HSBC, Hyundai, IBM, ICICI, ITC, JP Morgan Chase, McKinsey, Morgan Stanley, Nerolac, Nomura, Philips India, Practo, Urban Clap

IIM Calcutta

4.8

Dabur, Dell, Deloitte Consulting, Deutsche Bank, MU Sigma, NOKIA, NTPC, Oracle, UBS, Union Bank of India, Unisys India, Unitech, US Technologies, Viacom 18, Virgin Mobile India, Virtusa, Whirlpool, Wipro, WNS Global Services, Yes Bank

IIM Ahmedabad

 

4.4

A T Kearney, Accenture, Airtel, Amazon.com, American Express, Bain and Company, Barclays Capital, Citigroup, Cognizant, Deloitte Consulting, Deutsche Bank, Ericsson India, EXL Services, Flipkart, Genpact, Goldman Sachs, Google, Grofers, Hindustan Unilever, HSBC, Infosys, KPMG, Microsoft, Reckitt Benckiser

IIM Kozhikode

 

4.3

Aditya Birla Group, American Express, Asian Paints, Axis Bank, Bank of America, Cadbury, CITI Bank, CITI Financial, Coca-Cola, Colgate Palmolive, Dabur, eBay, Genpact, Godrej, Hewitt, Hewlett Packard, HSBC, HT Media, IBM, ICICI, Inductis, Infosys, McKinsey, Microsoft, Nestle, NSE, SAP, Yahoo

IIM Indore

 

4.2

Aditya Birla Capital, Axis Bank, Bharti AXA Life Insurance, Alpha Alternatives, BNY Mellon, Goldman Sachs, HDFC Life, ICICI Bank, ICICI Lombard, ICICI Prudential, IDFC, Amazon, Blue Seiner Advisors LLP, Flipkart, IndiaMART, Jeevitam, Paytm, MedikaBazaar, Polycab, Zomato

How affordable is studying MBA in India?

Based on the below pie chart, it can be estimated that pursuing an MBA in India from top-rated colleges is moderately priced. The top 10 MBA colleges in India are however have high fees. Nearly 63 per cent of the colleges in India have a course/ annual fee that of less than INR 10 lakh. Check below, the top MBA colleges in india with fees list.

  • IIT Kanpur
  • DMS IIT Delhi
  • IIT Roorkee
  • DoMS IIT Madras
  • SJMSOM IIT Bombay
  • IIT Kharagpur

Around 31 per cent of MBA colleges have a fee structure that ranges from INR 10-20 lakh. Some of these colleges are:

  • IIM Lucknow
  • IIM Udaipur
  • IIM Raipur
  • IIM Ranchi
  • IIM Indore

Around 6 per cent of MBA colleges have a fee structure of more than INR 20 lakh. Some of these colleges are:

  • IIM Ahmedabad
  • IIM Bangalore
  • IIM Calcutta
  • MDI Gurgaon
  • XLRI, Jamshedpur
  • XIM Bhubaneswar

Refer to the infographic below to get a detailed overview of the break-up of Top MBA colleges in India based on fee:

Top MBA Colleges in India by Fees

Specialisations offered by Top MBA Colleges in India

In India, the MBA degree is offered in various specialisations. Some of the most prominent ones offered by top MBA colleges in India are listed below:

  • Finance
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Operations
  • IT & Systems
  • Business Analytics
  • International Business
  • Entrepreneurship

Refer to the infographics below to get an overview of specialisations offered by best MBA colleges in India:

Top MBA Colleges in India by Specialisation

 

Which are the Most Popular MBA Exams Accepted by Top MBA Colleges in India?

The top MBA colleges in India conduct admission and select candidates strictly on the basis of entrance exam scores. Candidates who wish to pursue an MBA/ PGDM course from Tier 1 and Tier 2 B-School, must appear for one of the national-level MBA entrance exams. Some of the top national-level MBA entrance exams are - CATXATGMATCMATMATNMAT and ATMA.

Refer to the infographics below to get an overview of exams scores accepted by top MBA colleges in India:

Top Exams accepted by MBA colleges in India
 

Top MBA Colleges in India

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting CAT Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting NMAT Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting XAT Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting ATMA Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting MAT Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting SNAP Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting CMAT Score

Top MBA Colleges in India Accepting GMAT Score

Top MBA Colleges in India: Cutoff

The top MBA colleges in India offer admission to candidates on the basis of entrance exam cut offs. The college cutoff ranges between 95 to 100 at top MBA colleges in India. Check the below table for average admission cutoff percentiles of top 10 MBA colleges in India, ranked by NIRF.

College Name

College Cutoff

IIM Bangalore cutoff

99-100 percentile

IIM Ahmedabad cutoff

98-99 percentile

IIM Calcutta cutoff

98-99 percentile

IIM Lucknow cutoff

98-99 percentile

IIT Kharagpur cutoff

90-95 percentile

IIM Kozhikode cutoff

95-98 percentile

IIM Indore cutoff

95-98 percentile

IIT Delhi cutoff

90-95 percentile

XLRI Jamshedpur cutoff

92-94 percentile

MDI Gurgaon cutoff

94-98 percentile

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Location

Total Fees

Rating

Ownership

Specialization

Exams Accepted

1
NIRF ' 22
IIM Ahmedabad - Indian Institute of Management
4.6

Placements

4.5

Infrastructure

4.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.6

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

4.7
(33)
Fees: 16.99 Lakh
Salary : 27.60 Lakh
1
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
1
The Week ' 20
2
Outlook ' 20
2
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
4.8

Placements

4.9

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.7

Crowd & Campus Life

4.8

Value for Money

4.8
(24)
Fees: 24.50 Lakh
Salary : 25.00 Lakh
3
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
2
The Week ' 20
1
Outlook ' 20
3
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
4.7

Placements

4.8

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.6

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.7
(45)
Salary : 27.67 Lakh
2
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
3
Outlook ' 20
4
NIRF ' 22
Department of Management Studies, IIT Delhi
4.4

Placements

4.3

Infrastructure

4.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.4

Value for Money

4.7
(39)
Fees: 10.40 Lakh
Salary : 16.20 Lakh
15
Business Today ' 20
26
Times ' 22
11
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
5
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode
4.4

Placements

4.3

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.4
(52)
Fees: 20.50 Lakh
Salary : 20.00 Lakh
8
Business Today ' 20
9
Times ' 22
5
The Week ' 20
7
Outlook ' 20
6
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
4.5

Placements

4.5

Infrastructure

4.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.3

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

4.5
(57)
Fees: 12.60 Lakh
Salary : 23.50 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
5
Outlook ' 20
7
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Indore
4.4

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

4.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

4.2
(198)
Salary : 22.60 Lakh
6
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
6
The Week ' 20
4
Outlook ' 20
8
NIRF ' 22
XLRI Xavier School of Management
4.6

Placements

4.7

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.8

Value for Money

4.3
(42)
Fees: 25.80 Lakh
Salary : 23.00 Lakh
5
Business Today ' 20
2
Times ' 22
3
The Week ' 20
6
Outlook ' 20
9
NIRF ' 22
National Institute of Industrial Engineering
4.6

Placements

4.8

Infrastructure

4.2

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.3

Crowd & Campus Life

4.6

Value for Money

4.9
(46)
Fees: 11.33 Lakh
Salary : 19.50 Lakh
12
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
12
The Week ' 20
31
Outlook ' 20
10
NIRF ' 22
DoMS IIT Madras - Department of Management Studies
4.4

Placements

4.1

Infrastructure

4.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.6

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.3
(9)
Fees: 6.99 Lakh
Salary : 13.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
11
NIRF ' 22
Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay
4.6

Placements

4.5

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.8
(68)
Fees: 8.27 Lakh
Salary : 22.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
13
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
12
NIRF ' 22
IIT Kharagpur - Indian Institute of Technology
4.5

Placements

4.5

Infrastructure

4.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.2

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.6
(387)
Fees: 3.00 Lakh
Salary : 19.20 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
13
NIRF ' 22
Management Development Institute
4.5

Placements

4.8

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.6

Value for Money

4.3
(17)
Fees: 24.20 Lakh
Salary : 23.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
14
NIRF ' 22
IIM Raipur - Indian Institute of Management,Chhattisgarh
4.1

Placements

4.0

Infrastructure

4.0

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.2

Crowd & Campus Life

4.2

Value for Money

4.1
(102)
Fees: 14.19 Lakh
Salary : 14.80 Lakh
25
Business Today ' 20
3
Times ' 22
20
The Week ' 20
14
Outlook ' 20
15
NIRF ' 22
IIM Ranchi - Indian Institute of Management, Jharkhand
4.4

Placements

4.4

Infrastructure

3.8

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.6

Value for Money

4.4
(32)
Fees: 4.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
25
Outlook ' 20
16
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Rohtak
4.2

Placements

4.3

Infrastructure

4.3

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.1

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

4.3
(144)
Fees: 17.90 Lakh
Salary : 13.74 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
20
Outlook ' 20
17
NIRF ' 22
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Symbiosis International, Pune
4.4

Placements

4.4

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.1

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.2
(80)
Fees: 21.32 Lakh
Salary : 18.00 Lakh
17
Business Today ' 20
1
Times ' 22
9
The Week ' 20
15
Outlook ' 20
18
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Tiruchirappalli
4.4

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.7

Crowd & Campus Life

4.1

Value for Money

4.3
(32)
Fees: 16.50 Lakh
Salary : 14.60 Lakh
18
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
10
Outlook ' 20
19
NIRF ' 22
IIT Roorkee - Indian Institute of Technology
4.4

Placements

4.3

Infrastructure

4.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.1

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.5
(411)
Fees: 4.00 Lakh
Salary : 9.78 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
20
NIRF ' 22
IIT Kanpur - Department of Industrial and Management Engineering
4.7

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

5.0

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.3

Crowd & Campus Life

4.8

Value for Money

5.0
(6)
Fees: 2.80 Lakh
Salary : 12.10 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
21
NIRF ' 22
SPJIMR - S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research
4.3

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

3.9

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.4

Value for Money

4.3
(36)
Fees: 19.00 Lakh
Salary : 25.00 Lakh
4
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
7
The Week ' 20
8
Outlook ' 20
22
NIRF ' 22
IIM Udaipur - Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur
4.3

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

4.1

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.6

Crowd & Campus Life

4.4

Value for Money

4.2
(61)
Fees: 16.30 Lakh
Salary : 13.00 Lakh
22
Business Today ' 20
5
Times ' 22
19
The Week ' 20
11
Outlook ' 20
23
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Management, Kashipur
4.4

Placements

4.3

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

4.3
(163)
Fees: 14.88 Lakh
Salary : 12.72 Lakh
27
Business Today ' 20
8
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
23
Outlook ' 20
24
NIRF ' 22
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
4.4

Placements

4.6

Infrastructure

4.0

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.4

Value for Money

4.3
(45)
Fees: 18.24 Lakh
Salary : 20.00 Lakh
11
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
27
Outlook ' 20
25
NIRF ' 22
NMIMS School of Business Management, Mumbai
4.2

Placements

4.1

Infrastructure

4.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.1

Value for Money

3.9
(135)
Fees: 23.90 Lakh
Salary : 16.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
26
NIRF ' 22
IIM Shillong - Indian Institute of Management
3.8

Placements

3.8

Infrastructure

3.3

Faculty & Course Curriculum

3.5

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

3.8
(24)
Fees: 1.46 Lakh
Salary : 17.50 Lakh
16
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
14
The Week ' 20
18
Outlook ' 20
27
NIRF ' 22
Amrita School of Business, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
4.1

Placements

3.9

Infrastructure

4.3

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.4

Crowd & Campus Life

4.2

Value for Money

3.9
(49)
Fees: 10.50 Lakh
Salary : 5.21 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
73
Outlook ' 20
28
NIRF ' 22
Amity University, Noida
4.0

Placements

3.6

Infrastructure

4.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.0

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

3.6
(1497)
Fees: 4.86 Lakh
Salary : 5.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
29
NIRF ' 22
Jamia Millia Islamia [JMI]
4.2

Placements

3.6

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.3

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

4.7
(529)
Fees: 47,000
Salary : 6.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
30
NIRF ' 22
International Management Institute, New Delhi
4.1

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

3.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.6

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

3.9
(212)
Fees: 17.32 Lakh
Salary : 12.15 Lakh
14
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
19
Outlook ' 20
31
NIRF ' 22
Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
4.3

Placements

3.9

Infrastructure

4.7

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.7

Crowd & Campus Life

4.4

Value for Money

3.9
(73)
Fees: 17.25 Lakh
20
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
13
Outlook ' 20
32
NIRF ' 22
IFHE Hyderabad - ICFAI Foundation For Higher Education
3.9

Placements

3.5

Infrastructure

4.3

Faculty & Course Curriculum

3.9

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

3.4
(499)
Fees: 1.80 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
33
NIRF ' 22
IIM Visakhapatnam - Indian Institute of Management
4.3

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.6

Crowd & Campus Life

4.1

Value for Money

4.4
(39)
Fees: 15.05 Lakh
Salary : 12.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
34
NIRF ' 22
LPU - Lovely Professional University
4.2

Placements

4.0

Infrastructure

4.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.1

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

4.1
(4380)
Fees: 7.60 Lakh
Salary : 6.15 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
40
Outlook ' 20
35
NIRF ' 22
Xavier School of Human Resource Management, Xavier University Bhubaneswar
4.0

Placements

3.9

Infrastructure

4.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.0

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

3.4
(19)
Fees: 20.10 Lakh
Salary : 14.50 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
36
NIRF ' 22
IIM Jammu - Indian Institute of Management
4.0

Placements

4.0

Infrastructure

3.5

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.2

Crowd & Campus Life

4.0

Value for Money

4.0
(69)
Fees: 15.56 Lakh
Salary : 10.00 Lakh
Not Ranked
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
36
NIRF ' 22
GIM - Goa Institute of Management
4.3

Placements

4.1

Infrastructure

4.6

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.2

Crowd & Campus Life

4.7

Value for Money

4.0
(127)
Fees: 18.07 Lakh
Salary : 10.00 Lakh
26
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
21
The Week ' 20
55
Outlook ' 20
38
NIRF ' 22
T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)
4.2

Placements

4.0

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.3

Crowd & Campus Life

4.3

Value for Money

4.0
(84)
Fees: 16.00 Lakh
Salary : 11.01 Lakh
21
Business Today ' 20
34
Times ' 22
Not Ranked
The Week ' 20
16
Outlook ' 20
39
NIRF ' 22
NIT Trichy - National Institute of Technology
4.4

Placements

4.4

Infrastructure

4.3

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.1

Crowd & Campus Life

4.5

Value for Money

4.6
(283)
Fees: 1.40 Lakh
Salary : 7.60 Lakh
48
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
40
The Week ' 20
Not Ranked
Outlook ' 20
40
NIRF ' 22
Chandigarh University (CU)
4.3

Placements

4.2

Infrastructure

4.4

Faculty & Course Curriculum

4.2

Crowd & Campus Life

4.4

Value for Money

4.1
(2978)
Fees: 4.34 Lakh
Salary : 6.70 Lakh
121
Business Today ' 20
Not Ranked
Times ' 22
50
The Week ' 20
48
Outlook ' 20

FAQs on Top MBA Colleges in India

Q: Which is the top MBA college in India?

A: The top MBA college in India as per the latest NIRF MBA ranking is IIM Ahmedabad. It is followed by IIM Bangalore on Number 2, IIM Calcutta on Number 3, IIT-Delhi-DoMS on Number 4 and IIM Kozhikode is on Number 5.

Q: Between a private and a government college for MBA, which is better?

A: Any MBA college which is UGC recognised and AICTE is approved is good, because they offer the latest curriculum. However, between private and government colleges, it is upto the candidate to decided which MBA college to choose. While private institutions have better infrastructure, government institutions charge low fees.

Q: How can I decide which is the best college for MBA?

A: The candidates must keep in mind the following while choosing an MBA college – government recognition, degree/diploma, curriculum and pedagogy, infrastructure, ranking, location, fees and placement record.

Q: Which are the top MBA colleges in India apart from IIMs?

A: Apart from the IIMs, the top MBA colleges in India according to NIRF ranking include, Department of Management studies of the IITs, MDI Gurgaon, SPJIMR Mumbai, IMI Delhi, IMI Kolkata, IIFM Bhopal, XLRI Jamshedpur, Thiagarajar School of Management, Jaipuria Institute of Management, Fore School of Management, etc.

Q: Which top MBA colleges of India are ranked worldwide?

A: IIM Bangalore, IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Calcutta, ISB Hyderabad are ranked among the best management colleges in worldwide rankings. In the top 100 schools in Financial Times’ Global MBA Ranking 2021, ISB has been ranked 23 in the world, IIM Bangalore 35, IIM Calcutta 44, IIM Ahmedabad 48, and IIM Indore 94.

Q: What are the different specialisations offered by top MBA Colleges in India?

A: Top specialisations offered at top MBA Colleges in India are:
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Human Resources
  • Operations Management
  • Healthcare
  • Business Analytics
  • IT & Systems
  • Finance Management
  • Industrial Engineering

Q: Which are the best MBA colleges in India based on placements?

A: Top five MBA Colleges in India based on placements trends are:
  • IIM Bangalore
  • IIM Calcutta
  • IIM Ahmedabad
  • IIM Lucknow
  • IIT Kharagpur-DoMS

Q: What are the job profiles offered after completing MBA in India?

A: Some of the job profiles offered after completing MBA are:
  • Finance Consultant
  • Finance Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Data Analytics Manager
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Advertising Sales Manager
  • NGO Manager

Q: What is the estimated fee for studying MBA in India?

Q: It is estimated that pursuing MBA in India from top-rated colleges is moderately priced. Nearly 63% of the colleges in India have annual fee of less than Rs 10 lakh. Some of these colleges are:
  • DoMS IIT Kanpur 
  • DoMS IIT Delhi
  • DoMS IIT Roorkee 
  • DoMS IIT Madras
  • SJMSOM IIT Bombay
  • DoMS IIT Kharagpur

Q: Is there any entrance exam for MBA in India?

A: There are various entrance exams accepted by top MBA colleges in India such as CAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT, MAT, NMAT, ATMA, IBSAT, MAH CET, SNAP, etc.

Q: What are my study options after completing an MBA course in India?

A: After completing MBA, the aspirants who want to go for higher studies or certification can pursue the following courses:
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Financial Risk Manager (FRM) Exam
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)
  • Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

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