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  1. About the Program
    • Name of the school : Alliance School of Business, Alliance University
    • School location : Bangalore
    • Year school started : 2005
    • Any ranking of the school :
      • Alliance University ranked #2 in Bengaluru after IIM-B by MHRD, NIRF Ranking 2019.
      • #3 Best B school under Private University by Times B School Survey 2019
      • Ranked 7th Best Private Universities in India by India Today, 2018
      • #10 Best B school in India offering Global Business Courses by Outlook Magazine, 2018
    • Name of the program :
      • Masters in Business Administration – MBA
      • Post Graduate Diploma in Management - PGDM
  2. Admission Criteria
    • NMAT by GMAC™ score range : 100 and above
    • Work Experience requirement, if any : Preferred, not mandatory
    • Interview Process : Yes
    • Group Discussion process : Yes
    • Any other requirement in the admissions process : AMAT (Alliance Management Aptitude Test) for students below NMAT by GMAC™ score of 100
  3. What is the Application Process ?
  4. What is the Admission Process ?
    • What was the NMAT by GMAC™ score cut-off for accepted students for 2019 intake ? 100 (in 2019)
    • What constitutes work experience ? Full-time work experience in a relevant industry (excluding family business)
    • When should I expect an invitation for an interview ? One week from the date of receipt of valid application and in line with the scheduled Admission Selection Process dates.
    • Who should I contact if I have a question regarding my application? Please share the contact person name and email. ORCA (Office of Recruitment, Careers and Admissions) - +91 9886002500 / +91 7506809650
  5. Fees & other expenses
    • What is the estimated cost for the entire program for a student ? ? Tuition Fees: 13.5 lakhs for the entire course duration of two years for MBA
      Tuition Fees: 8 lakhs for the entire course duration of two years for PGDM
    • What is the cost of living for the duration of the programme ? Double Occupancy: INR 81000/semester, Single Occupancy : INR 96000/semester (Includes vegetarian meals, boarding and laundry)
    • Are there other costs to be taken into consideration? If yes what ? N/A
  6. What is the financial support option available to students ?
    • What are the scholarship options available for NMAT by GMAC™ students ? Notified on the University’s official website /
    • What are the criteria for determining scholarship applications ? Merit/A high score in selected national/international level aptitude tests such as CAT/NMAT by GMAC™/XAT/MAT/CMAT/AMAT and other categories such as Sports, Differently abled, Domicile of Karnataka, etc.
    • What are the options of availing a loan ? Nationalized banks and other financial institutions
    • What is the loan amount that a student is eligible for and what are the documents required ? Bank’s Discretion. The university will facilitate the student with the loan demand letter and other documents as may be required by the bank.
    • At What rate of interest is the loan available: What is the date from which loan repayment begins? What is the maximum period in which a loan is to be repaid ? Bank’s Discretion
    • Does the Institute/School help in getting loan : Yes. Required supportive documents are provided to candidates to facilitate the loan application process.
  7. Curriculum/Faculty/Student Exchange/Hostel accommodation facilities of the school:
    • How many intakes in a year and when ? 2 intakes a year – MBA Spring intake (January), MBA Fall intake (July) | PGDM Fall intake (July).
    • Size of the intake : MBA Spring intake (January)- 60 |MBA Fall intake (July) – 480 |PGDM Fall intake (July) – 180
    • What are the specializations available ? Master of Business Administration with specializations in:
      • Marketing
      • Finance
      • Organizational Leadership and Strategy (OB & HR)
      • Operations
      • Retail
      • Banking and Financial Services
      • Hospitality
      • Entrepreneurship and Family Business
      • International Business
      • Communications

      The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) with specializations in:
      • Marketing and Sales
      • Human Resource Management
      • Finance and Banking
      • Operations Management
      • Digital Business and E-Commerce
    • What is the geographical representation of the candidates at your school? Any student exchange programs available at your school ? From all 29 states of India and abroad; Student exchange programs available across 50+ Universities covering North America, Russia, Europe & Asia
    • What % of the batch finds jobs within 3 months of graduation ? 93%
    • What is the mean starting salary of a class after graduation ? INR 7.6 LPA
    • What are the key sectors represented in recruiters for this programme ? Consulting, Automotive, IT Products & Services, Banking, Research & Analytics, Logistics, Real Estate, Retail, Media, FMCG, Consumer Durables, E-Commerce, Insurance, Advisory, Hospitality, Pharma.
    • Share with us the names of some top recruiters for this programme : Aditya Birla Retail, Akamai, TCS, Mercedes Benz, WIPRO, Cognizant, Bosch, Oracle, E&Y, Honeywell, Federal Bank, HCL Technologies, CB Richard Ellis, KPMG, Salesforce, Amazon, Mondelez...
    • Does your school run any initiatives to promote classroom diversity : If yes please share details. Yes
      1. Scholarships
      2. Preference in Admission Selection Process