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  1. About the Program
    • Name of the school : ICFAI Business School ( IBS)
    • School location : Hyderabad, Mumbai, Gurgaon, Bangalore, Pune, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Jaipur and Dehradun
    • Year school started : 1995
    • Any ranking of the school
    • Name of the program : MBA/PGPM and PhD
  2. Admission Criteria
    • NMAT by GMAC™ score range : 150+
    • Work Experience requirement, if any : NO
    • Interview Process :
    • Group Discussion process : Held in Hyderabad in Feb 3’rd – 4’th week
    • Any other requirement in the admissions process : Those without English as mode of instruction need to submit TOEFL/ NELT/ IELTS
  3. What is the Application Process?
    • How does one apply for the programme? Management aspirant can apply for IBSAT 2019 via online and offline mode both. To apply online visit

      To apply offline, Management aspirant have to visit neared Marketing Office.
    • What is the Application fee ? IBSAT 2019 application fee is INR 1800/-
    • Where do I get a copy of the Application form?
      Management aspirant can apply for IBSAT 2019 via online and offline mode both. To apply online visit

      To apply offline, Management aspirant have to visit neared Marketing Office.
    • When does the application process start? Application process started on 1st of July 2019.
    • What is the last date to apply ? The last date for applying for IBSAT 2019 exam is 12’th December 2019.
  4. What is the Admission Process ?

    Candidates who have qualified based on IBSAT 2019/ GMAT® /NMAT by GMACTM/CAT score are called for the selection process at IBS Hyderabad in February 2020. The selection process comprises of Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

    • What was the NMAT by GMAC™ score cut-off for accepted students for 2019 intake? 150 minimum
    • What constitutes work experience? No weightage is given to Work ex at the time of GDPI
    • When should I expect an invitation for an interview ? In the month of January 2020
    • Who should I contact if I have a question regarding my application? Please share the contact person name and email. For any question one can contact nearest Marketing Office. One can also call toll free number 1800 425 556677 or email to For more information kindly visit
  5. Fees & other expenses
    • What is the estimated cost for the entire program for a student ?

      Total fee for IBS Hyderabad for entire program is INR 14.04 lakhs

      Total fee for IBS Mumbai, Gurgaon, Pune, Bangalore, Ahmedabad and Kolkata is INR 8.01 lakhs.

      Total fee for IBS Jaipur and Dehradun is INR 5.17 lakhs for domicile and INR 5.67 lakhs for non domicile.

    • What is the cost of living for the duration of the programme? Rs. 2.5 to 4.0 lacs depending on city
    • Are there other costs to be taken into consideration? If yes what? Books and Laptop
  6. What is the financial support option available to students?Few Assistance ships are offer for a limited period.
    • What are the scholarship options available for NMAT by GMAC™ students? Merit scholarships Available for all eligible candidates
    • What are the criteria for determining scholarship applications? Merit.
    • What are the options of availing a loan? The students are required to approach the Banks in their home town for Educational loan facility. The maximum loan amount provided by the bank is Rs.10 Lakhs for programs in India. The loan amount will be disbursed by the bank as per the fee schedule.
    • What is the loan amount that a student is eligible for and what are the documents required? Different amt and process for different banks
    • Does the Institute/School help in getting loan : For Loan Assistance student can contact Financial Aid Cell on given contact details below:

      Tel: 040-23440963

      Toll Free No: 1800 425 55 66 77


  7. Curriculum/Faculty/Student Exchange/Hostel accommodation facilities of the school
    • How many intakes in a year and when? Aprox 4500 to 4700 students in March
    • Size of the intake: 4500+
    • What are the specializations available? Finance, Marketing, HRM, IT and Operations, Analytics
    • What is the geographical representation of the candidates at your school? Any student exchange programs available at your school? Students are from PAN INDIA
    • What % of the batch finds jobs within 3 months of graduation? On campus Campus placement is 96%+ and remaining approx 4% are off campus
    • What is the mean starting salary of a class after graduation?
    • What are the key sectors represented in recruiters for this programme ? Banking, Finance, IT, Insurance, ITES
    • Share with us the names of some top recruiters for this programme: Wipro, Zomato, Thomson Reuters, Arrows Group, Google, Oracle, Aditya Birla Group, Sterling Holidays, Amul, Cavin Kare, American Express,, Bank of America, Flipkart, KPMG, HDFC and more.
    • Does your school run any initiatives to promote classroom diversity: If yes please share details. NA