Indian School of Business (ISB) Hyderabad, is a world-class campus promising the best amenities to its students and faculty, and possesses an excellent academic centre housing lecture theatres, classrooms, faculty offices & learning resource centre (LRC). The university offers several courses viz; BBA, MBA, Ph.D both full time & part time and MBA (Part-time) Programs respectively.
ISB has recently announced a Post-graduate (PG) programme in Management, which has a selected application procedure as well as an alternative Early Entry Option in all of its five campuses viz; Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bengaluru and Mohali.
The school offers a unique one-year PG Programme in Management (PGP), Executive Education programme of 6 months for middle and senior management (CEE), a part-time PG Programme in Management for Senior Executives (PGPMAX), a five-year Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) equivalent to doctorate, and a Master’s level Programme for family business scions. The application process commences from October 15, 2017 to January 16, 2017 (tentative).
|Course Name||Selection Criteria||Application Start Date (Tentative)||Application Last Date (Tentative)|
|PG degree program in Management||GMAT/ GRE, TOEFL/IELTS/PTE||October 15, 2016||January 15, 2017|
|PG program in Management for Senior Executive||Graduation, 10+ years of work experience, GMAT||June 20, 2016||January 15, 2017|
|Fellow Programmes in Management||Graduation, GMAT/GRE||September 26, 2016||January 15, 2017|
|Management Programmes for Family Businesses||Graduation, BAT||July 10, 2016||December 15, 2016|
Students seeking admission in courses offered by ISB Hyderabad, must satisfy the factors as given below. The General Admission criteria requires a combination of the following factors, in order to judge the potential of an aspirant on different levels:
Under Early Entry Option, ISB offers PG Programme in Management, and aims to facilitate admissions to the ISB PGP course for recent graduates with a full-time work experience of less than 24 months (> 2 years)
This option is proposed for young and enthusiastic professionals who want to obtain education in management and desire early clarity for any future career plans. Post securing the admission, candidates under Early Entry Option would be able to focus on maximizing their learning from their previous work experiences before entering in the PGP. The eligibility criteria for the Early Entry Option is as follows:
|CYCLE 1||CYCLE 2|
|Application Deadline||October 15, 2016||January 15, 2017|
|Offer Date||December 05, 2016||March 05, 2017|
|Acceptance Date||10 days from the date of admission offer||-|
For the Early Entry Option, the first instalment of the admission fee i.e. INR 2,50,000 + service tax has to be remitted within 10 days from the date of admission offer. The fee is non-refundable.
ISB has crafted a one-year PGP programme in Management which has a rigorous research-based curriculum.
Eligibility Criteria: A PGP applicant will have to furnish the below-mentioned qualifications:
Note: For international students, the requirements remain nearly the same, although the application and selection process might be fierce so that only the brightest make it to the end.
Selection Criteria:The parameters considered for evaluation of the students include past academic performances, GMAT/GRE scores, 12th standard, Graduation and/or Post-Graduation and other certification scores. There is, however, no cut-off criteria. A recommendation letter may demonstrate the individual’s capabilities and help in gauging their leadership skills. Personal attributes such as versatility, innovation and creativity will give an edge to the individual.
Course Fee Structure: The non-refundable admission fees is 2,50,000 INR., with the tuition fees being 21,50,000 INR + other expenses.
PGPMAX programme offers 24 courses and gives participants a C-Level perspective on how areas in business are correlated and how organisations function.
Eligibility Criteria: Bachelors’ degree + a minimum of 10 years of work-experience (preferably 15 years), along with excellent communicative and leadership skills, motivated and goal-oriented. Performance in the undergraduate degree and interview to be taken into consideration as well.
Application Process: Candidates need to apply with the required documents, highlighting their roles and responsibilities, achievements and life experiences, alongside an Employment Support Letter and two Letter of Recommendations.
Application Checklist: The following documents should be scanned and uploaded along with the application:
Application Fee: A fee of INR 10,000 be paid only via a Credit Card. For the final deadline, a fee of INR 15,000 had to be submitted.
Course Fee Structure: The programme fee for academic year 2017-18 is 4,050,000 INR including Security deposit plus service tax. The fee includes: Admission fee, Tuition fee, Course material and Boarding & lodging for most days.
Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) is a fully residential programme and requires
4-5 years of full-time study. ISB offers FPM in seven areas: Accounting, Financial Economics, Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Management, Organisational Behaviour and Strategy.
Eligibility Criteria: An under-graduate/ post-graduate degree from an accredited academic institution, strong academic record, excellent written and verbal communication skills, apart from qualifying GMAT/GRE/CAT/GATE/JRF.
Application Pre-requisites: A complete application must include the following documents:
Course Fee Structure: All students will be offered Tuition Fee waiver except for sponsored candidates and a monthly stipend of INR 48,000. Students living on campus need to have mandatory medical insurance. Alumni Fund included.
MFAB programme allows its participants to work for their businesses while pursuing the course. It is taught from an owner’s perspective and covers basic courses like Accounting, Strategy, Marketing, Leadership and Finance, apart from other major 25 courses.
Eligibility Criteria: Students must have a bachelor’s degree with work experience of attest 4-5 years is recommended.
Selection Criteria: Students have to perform well in Business Admissions Test (BAT). Apart from the BAT score performance or say marks in the UG degree (qualifying degree) will also be considered., Family business knowledge, personal achievements & work experiences also play an important role during final selection.
Course Fee Structure: The tuition fee for the programme for academic year 2017-18 is INR 35 lakhs plus taxes. Alumni Fund included.
ISB imparts education through on campus & online learning modules under Young Leaders Programme (YLP). Students should satisfy the below mentioned eligibility criteria to avail admission in YLP.
Those students are eligible to apply who are in their final year of UG or PG degree programme.
Selection Criteria: Whole selection process for YLP is a three-stage process.
|Stage I||March 25, 2017|
|Stage II||August 31, 2017|
|Stage III||September 15- October 15, 2017|
|Results||October 31, 2017|
Stage I, includes completion of application details & payment of application fee along with one essay.
Stage II, includes Score in GMAT or GRE along with evaluation of two essays
Stage III, includes performance in the Personal Interview.
As everyone knows it offers one year executive MBA so there will be lots of academic rigor more like roller coaster ride sleepless nights while completing projects it was difficult to adjust with this in beginning but soon it became fun to do everyday new challenge and then overcoming it. peers would be having pretty good work experience .
GMAT +application. I scored 710 and I opted for ISB as it is the best MBA program in the country for experienced folks.
The exam was conducted by ISB itself and scores were not revealed since I wanted to move into Data Science domain, I opted for this course.
I gave the GMAT entrance exam and I got a score of 720. I was working in ITC at the time and i had 5 years work ex. I wanted to enter a B School that was world renowned and tailored for professionals with work.
ISB Entrance requires GMAT - I had a score of 760. I opted for this course because I had 3 years of work-experience. And ISB is the best in India for people with some work-ex. I also want to stay in India in long term, hence did not apply for international B-Schools.
I gave GMAT and got a score of 710. I chose ISB over other schools because it is the only global school in terms of its curriculum as well as practices which exists in India.
GMAT, 710,Truly a World Class B-School in all aspects. Comprehensive interview process with specific focus on leadership qualities and ability to go through the vigor and curriculum hardships.
GMAT, scored 730/800. After 5-6 years of experience, you want to join a college where learning is enhanced. In IIMs, you would typically meet people with 2-3 years of experience or simply freshers, so sharing of ideas and knowledge is limited there. ISB provides average experience of 5+ years, so sharing with peolpe who have experience and have spent time globally is good.
GMAT, I scored 700. I opted for ISB because it is the best school for MBA in India. Moreover, only ISB accepts GMAT scores to evaluate applications. Now, certain others have started accepting. Lastly, it is a one year programme as compared to other two year programmes in India.
GMAT,Scored 740/800. Applied to this college because of its reputation and world class faculty. The college is world class college and ranked amongst the top colleges in india.