With the coming admission season and several thousand schools in India offering management studies, it can be quite daunting for a student to figure out the best business school for him. Every institute provides a great curriculum, experienced faculty to arm the students with the skills to survive in the business world, but it is the different perks that the institute offers that makes them different from each other. Read on to find out the best five business schools in India.
Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA)—When it comes to the best business school in the nation, Indian Institute of Management based in Ahmedabad, always comes up. It is the number one business school in India and has been holding the number one spot for several years now. The institute is also featured in the 56th spot on the list of top 100 International B-school in the world. The most sought after program in the IIMA is 2 years full-time Post Graduate course in Management (PGP) and 1-year Executive program in Management (PGPX).
XLRI Xavier Institute of Management, Jamshedpur — The oldest most management school in India is based in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. It was originally established as the Xavier Labor Relations Institute in the year 1949. It is one of the first business school in India, offering 15 months full-time diploma course in General Management, 2 years full-time Post Graduate course in Business Management, Global MBA and Human Resource Management and executive programs.
S.P Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai—S.P.Jain Institute of Management and Research is one of the renowned business schools in India with thousands of students flocking to it every year in hopes of graduating with an MBA degree. The institute forms a part of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and was one of the top 3 business school in Mumbai in the year 1981, but by 1994 the institute had secured itself a spot amongst the top tier business schools in India. The School offers Executive Management courses, Family Managed Business course, Post Graduate Program in Management and a Post Graduate Diploma Program in Management.
Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi — Faculty Management Studies was established in the year 1954 in Delhi. The institute is affiliated to the Delhi University. Its distinction lies in the fact that the institute is the first business school in the country to offer full-time MBA degree programs to the aspirants. The school offers both a full-time MBA program, Doctoral Programs, Bachelor of Management Studies, MBA (Executive) and MBA (Executive) in Health Care Administration.
Indian Institute Of Management, Calcutta (IIMC) — The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta is one of the best business schools in the country. It was established in the year 1961, and it is the first national business school offering Post Graduate degree courses in management studies. The institute was jointly established by the Government of India, Government of West Bengal, Indian Industry, The Ford Foundation and the Alfred P.Sloan School of Management (MIT). Ever since the establishment, the institute has been offering full-time MBA programs, and it is well known for its placement cell and the salary package.